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Weiner Resigns

Where Weiner Didn't Matter

Howard Fineman | Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics
Howard Fineman

In the Midwest, the last thing they wanted to talk about on the morning of the day Anthony Weiner was going to resign was... Anthony Weiner. It was just another example of what they knew: that Washington is full of dubious characters, and politics is broken.

Anthony Weiner Heckled At Press Conference

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

In announcing that he will resign from Congress on Thursday, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) was heckled as he addressed the media at a press conference ...

R.I.P. Weiner Jokes, 2011-2011

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy

A nation mourns as "Weiner" jokes died today, Thurs. June 16, at 2:22 p.m. Congressman Anthony Weiner's resignation from office also marks the end of ...

WATCH LIVE: Anthony Weiner Holds Press Conference

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

News broke on Thursday morning that Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) told his friends he is prepared to resign from Congress. In recent weeks, the emb...

Weiner Scandal: Timeline Of Key Developments In The Twitter, Photo Controversy

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Below, a timeline of events and developments in the online scandal and fallout involving Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) that unfolded in recent weeks. ...

Sam Stein

Cuomo Faces Strategic Choices In Filling Weiner's Seat | Sam Stein | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The process to fill the soon-to-be-vacant seat of Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) may not be as smooth or as simple as initial reports sugg...

CHART: Why Anthony Weiner Is Really Resigning

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 07.23.2013 | Comedy

A source close to Anthony Weiner has confirmed that the congressman will finally step down from serving his constituents. Of course, the question on e...

Michael McAuliff

Anthony Weiner Resigning | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON – Embattled Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) will resign, sources confirmed to The Huffington Post, making him the first Congressman whose ca...

House Democratic Leaders To Huddle On Weiner Scandal

AP | KAREN ZRAICK and ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Defiant and combative no longer, New York Rep. Anthony Weiner soberly announced his resignation from Congress on Thursday, bowing to ...

House Democrats To Meet About Weiner Scandal

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Democratic leaders are planning to meet Thursday to consider the next step in handling the scandal embroiling Rep. Anthony We...

Democrats Look For Weiner To Resign

Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

(AP) WASHINGTON -- House Democratic colleagues of scandal-scarred Rep. Anthony Weiner are looking for him to step down this week amid a growing chorus...

Obama: If I Were Weiner I'd Resign

Posted 08.13.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama tells NBC's Ann Curry in an exclusive interview scheduled to air Tuesday that if he were Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), he'd res...