Anthony Scaramucci to media: Leave my family alone

Anthony Scaramucci, the White House’s new hard-hitting, foul-mouthed communications director, delivered a stern warning to the media on Saturday via Twitter: Lay off the family. A day after the New York Post reported that Scaramucci’s wife had filed for divorce, citing his “naked political ambition” as the grounds for the split, Scaramucci took to Twitter and implored reporters to keep his family’s business out of the press. The report came just two days after Scaramucci went nuclear in a profane interview with The New Yorker, during which he called out White House strategist Steve Bannon and Trump’s ex-chief of staff Reince Priebus (more on that below).

Trump’s busy weekend

Trying to move forward after a big staff shake-up, facing issues ranging from North Korea to his own attorney general, President Trump said Sunday that Republicans should keep trying to repeal and replace Obamacare. Trump blasted the Republicans in the Senate Saturday for looking “like fools” after the GOP could not garner enough support to pass health care reform. The president spent the weekend at the White House after announcing late Friday he had replaced chief of staff Reince Priebus with retired general John Kelly, who moves to to the White House after a stint as secretary of Homeland Security.


On Twitter, President Trump did not hold back about his disappointment with GOP senators’ progress on health care reform. Trump said they ‘look like fools’ over…