After only ten days Donald Trump has fired "The Mooch". Hedge fund entrepreneur Anthony Scaramucci was the new communications director for the US president. For DW's Elizabeth Schumacher this is one absurdity too many.
US President Donald Trump has fired Anthony Scaramucci from his role as White House communications director after just 10 days. Scaramucci courted controversy after a foul-mouthed attack on his colleagues.
White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci has launched an expletive-ridden tirade against White House rivals. After railing against Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon, he said he would fire all his own staff.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned. Sarah Huckabee Sanders has been named his replacement. The announcement comes after President Donald Trump picked Anthony Scaramucci as his communications director.
Even for the Trump administration the reign of chaos that has engulfed the White House in the past few days is unprecedented. And while Anthony Scaramucci’s exit is a good sign, the core problem remains.
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