President Trump on Monday removed Anthony Scaramucci from his role as
White House communications director just days after the New York
financier was named to the job — a move made at the request of new White
House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly, according to two people with
knowledge of the decision.
Scaramucci's brief tenure in the role
had been marked by turmoil as he feuded publicly with then-White House
Chief of Staff Reince Priebus. Scaramucci's arrival at the White House
prompted press secretary Sean Spicer to resign in protest.
The abrupt decision signals that Kelly is moving quickly to assert control over the West Wing...
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