Thread: Rep. Anthony Weiner to resign
#1 Rep. Anthony Weiner to resign06-16-2011, 11:00 AM
Rep. Anthony D. Weiner has told friends he plans to resign his seat after coming under growing pressure from his Democratic colleagues to leave the House in the wake of revelations of his lewd online exchanges with women, the New York Times is reporting.
The news comes as Democratic leaders prepared to hold a meeting on Thursday to discuss whether to strip the 46-year-old New York congressman of his committee assignments, a blow that would severely damage his effectiveness, the paper says.
Weiner, a Democrat, came to the conclusion that he could no longer serve after having long discussions with his wife, Huma Abedin, when she returned home on Tuesday after traveling abroad with her boss, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Times reports.
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06-16-2011, 11:05 AM
Only because he's being told to, not that it's the right thing to do.Deplorably Proud To Be An American
06-16-2011, 11:14 AM
good. get it over with. im sick a this shit. move onLiberals: Obama's useful Idiots
06-16-2011, 11:18 AM
Thank goodness this pervert is leaving.
06-16-2011, 11:45 AM"Today, [the American voter] chooses his rulers as he buys bootleg whiskey, never knowing precisely what he is getting, only certain that it is not what it pretends to be." - H.L. Mencken
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06-16-2011, 12:09 PM
Took him long enough. Bye!2011 CU Fantasy Baseball Champion
06-16-2011, 12:12 PM
I wanted to title this thread "Weiner Pulls Out", but thought better of it.Voted hottest "chick" at CU - My hotness transcends gender
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