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Tag: Anthony Weiner
June 10, 2011 | 10:24 am
June 9, 2011 | 10:41 am
U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.) became the first Democratic representative to call on Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) to resign over inappropriate internet relationships.
“Having the respect of your constituents is fundamental for a member of Congress,” she said in a statement....
June 8, 2011 | 1:15 pm
June 7, 2011 | 3:01 pm
Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), the U.S. House of Representatives majority leader, called on Congressman Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) to resign.
Cantor’s call Tuesday came a day after Weiner admitted to having innapropriate Internet relationships and lying about a lewd photo posted to his...
June 7, 2011 | 3:00 pm
He was supposed to be one of Congress’ rising stars, a Jewish boy from Brooklyn with great ambition and promise.
A truculent Democrat with a penchant for media attention, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) was an unabashed liberal on domestic affairs and a hard-liner on foreign policy,...
June 6, 2011 | 9:58 pm
When I wrote a column last week calling Anthony Weiner yet another Broken American Male who needs to feel attractive to women in order to feel whole, one of the outlets that publishes my columns refused to publish without significant changes. “It sounds like you’re making the...
June 6, 2011 | 11:00 am
U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner skipped the Celebrate Israel Parade in New York as reports emerged of a second illicit Internet interaction.
Weiner (D-N.Y.), who is Jewish and one of the most ardent supporters of Israel in Congress, is usually a reliable appearance at the annual parade and...
June 3, 2011 | 10:55 am
Whether or not Anthony Weiner tweeted a photo of his, um, inspired state to a woman not his wife is of less interest to the public than his policies and hyper-partisanship. The real question for Joe Public about politicians like Weiner is whether or not they are good for the country...
June 2, 2011 | 6:22 pm
Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), the Republican majority leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, called on Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) to “come clean” about a controversy over a lewd photo.
Cantor made his comments in a television interview on Thursday, as Weiner endured a fourth day...
June 1, 2011 | 2:07 pm
May 30, 2011 | 6:52 pm
May 27, 2011 | 12:24 pm
The U.S. Senate unanimously voted to authorize the construction of a memorial in Arlington National Cemetery for fallen Jewish chaplains.
The bill approved Thursday night had already been approved by the House of Representatives.
Dozens of national and locally based Jewish and...