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Anthony Weiner Twitter Photo Scandal: A Timeline (PHOTOS)

06/07/2011 03:24 pm ET | Updated Aug 07, 2011

In a little over a week, congressman Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) has gone from a rising progressive star to a man clinging to hopes of a political future.

The seeds of Weiner's demise were sown in mid-May, when a woman reached out to Big Government's Andrew Breitbart and told him about her online affair with the congressman.

Scroll through the photos below to see how the scandal unfolded:

Anthony Weiner Scandal Timeline
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