Anthony Scaramucci visits Michael Cohen in prison, but insists that Donald Trump's former fixer has & # 39; larger fish to bake & # 39; then take revenge on the president
- Anthony Scaramucci went to Michael Cohen in prison on Friday afternoon
- & # 39; The Mooch & # 39; said he was visiting Cohen as a friend and that they didn't talk to Trump
- Scaramucci said that Cohen has & # 39; larger fish to fry & # 39; as if he gets his sentence reduced
Anthony Scaramucci paid a visit to Michael Cohen on Friday afternoon.
The short-term communication director of the White House confirmed to Fox Business that he went to the former lawyer of the president, but the conversation was not aimed at revenge on President Trump.
& # 39; I started to see Michael as a friend, & # 39; Scaramucci Fox told by text message. He added that Cohen had & # 39; larger fish to fry & # 39; then throw Trump away because he is currently trying to reduce his sentence.
Anthony Scaramucci (left) visited Michael Cohen (right) in prison at the Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York on Friday afternoon
Anthony Scaramucci said his conversation with Michael Cohen had nothing to do with President Trump. Both men worked for the president and how are critics
The entrance of the Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York, the prison where Michael Cohen is expected to spend three years
& # 39; I'm not sure how I can help with that, & # 39; Scaramucci added. & # 39; His legal team is working on it. & # 39;
Cohen is expected to spend three years at the Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York.
He was suspended for bank and tax fraud charges and campaign finance violations related to the payout of two women, porn star Stormy Daniels and playmate Karen McDougal.
Cohen & # 39; s sentence overlaps with & # 39; Jersey Shore & # 39; star Mike & # 39; The Situation & # 39; Sorrentino, who left prison in September, and Billy McFarland, the creator of the disastrous Fyre Festival.
Scaramucci spent a few hours in prison on Friday afternoon visiting Cohen.
& # 39; Pretty simple things, & # 39; Scaramucci told Fox Business about the visit. & # 39; I grew up in a neighborhood and we don't leave our friends when they have problems. & # 39;
The Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York, is 120 km from Manhattan, where Michael Cohen lived before he was placed behind bars
Both Scaramucci and Cohen have become Trump critics.
Cohen's transition came first.
He testified before the convention in February and called his old boss a & # 39; scammer & # 39; and a & # 39; cheat & # 39 ;.
He said he was inspired to testify because he was afraid that Trump would not give up power – even if he lost the next election.
Scaramucci because a critic from August.
He plans to work against the president's re-election efforts.
And while he's in the slammer, Cohen plans to pitch a book with a strong anti-trump message, Fox Business also reported.
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