Scaramucci also previously expressed support for his boss’s old rivals, Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama—even donating money to their campaigns.
In December 2011, Scaramucci referred to the “Trump spectacle” in a tweet about Mitt Romney. Two months later, the new White House pick tweeted a National Journal article about Trump endorsing Newt Gingrich in the 2012 race: “Odd guy. So smart with no judgment.”
The deleted tweets were spotted by freelance journalist Josh Billinson, who Scaramucci briefly blocked.
“I’m just shocked he hadn’t deleted them earlier,” Billinson told The Daily Beast. “That he could’ve been in the running for communications director and not even thought to check what he had publicly said about Trump in the past is wild to me.” [Continue reading…]