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Anthony Scaramucci Rips WH Chief of Staff Over Porter Scandal: ‘Inexcusable. Kelly Must Resign’

Here it is, folks. We finally have Anthony Scaramucci’s response to the Rob Porter scandal — including his take on what to do with Chief of Staff John Kelly.

It came via tweet, with the 54-year-old writing unequivocally that Kelly should be fired, in light of his prior knowledge of Porter’s alleged offenses.

“Based on FBI testimony, WH Chief of Staff John Kelly almost certainly knew about credible allegations of domestic abuse against Rob Porter at least 6 months ago – then recently forced others to lie about that timeline. Inexcusable,” he wrote. “Kelly must resign.”

Scaramucci even linked to The New York Times, at the bottom of the tweet, pointing to a story that alleges President Donald Trump’s White House knew of the allegations against Porter months before they said they did.

These allegations come thanks to today’s testimony of FBI director Christopher Wray, who told the Senate Intelligence Committee that the intelligence organization gave the White House “a completed background investigation” in late July and some follow-up information in Nov., at their request, a timeline that comes at odds with that of Chief of Staff Kelly.

Scaramucci wasn’t done, as a matter of fact, tweeting that he trusted the FBI director.

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