Donald Trump’s new communications chief has deleted tweets in which he shared views contrary to the US President’s own, saying they were a distraction.
The day after he started his new job on Friday, Anthony Scaramucci, a New York financier, cleared up his Twitter trail of remarks in which he differs from Mr Trump on illegal immigration, climate change, Islam and even gun control.
“Full transparency: I’m deleting old tweets. Past views evolved & shouldn’t be a distraction. I serve @POTUS agenda & that’s all that matters,” he tweeted.
A bit later, he tweeted: “The politics of ‘gotcha’ are over. I have thick skin and were moving on to @POTUS agenda serving the American people.”...