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Sal: Squeeze Weiner
for cost of election

New York Post, by David Seifman

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Posted By:drive, 5/22/2013 1:01:19 PM

With Anthony Weiner about to pop into the race for mayor, one of his Democratic rivals demanded yesterday that he pony up $350,000 for the cost of the election required to fill his hastily vacated congressional seat two years ago. Weiner resigned under pressure in June 2011 after it was disclosed he was tweeting lewd pictures of himself to women he’d met on the Internet. In the special election held that September to replace him, Republican Bob Turner pulled off a stunning upset victory over Democrat David Weprin. Taxpayers were stuck with the $350,000 election tab,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Iconoclast, 5/22/2013 1:04:54 PM     (No. 9339788)

Another clever headline. Ba da Boom!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: droopydog, 5/22/2013 1:13:08 PM     (No. 9339790)

Wasn´t it the NY Post that had the famous "Headless Body found in Topless Bar" headline?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: St. Pitbull, 5/22/2013 1:24:15 PM     (No. 9339800)

Weiner is going to be really sorry if he continues to run for office. I think that the journos won´t be able to help themselves even if he is a dem. As if Huma didn´t have enough problems of her own now, her limp stick of a husband will have people snickering uncontrollably every time they see her.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 5/22/2013 1:25:23 PM     (No. 9339801)

Maybe Sandy Burger will decide to run against him? Let´s face it, that name is the wellspring of a million puns and double entendres.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: maggie2u, 5/22/2013 1:43:17 PM     (No. 9339843)

We all know how Governor Palin has been criticized for leaving the governorship early, where is the criticism towards weiner for doing the same thing?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Safari Man, 5/22/2013 1:54:55 PM     (No. 9339864)

Another wrinkle in the Weiner story. Weiner pulled out early, he should definitely pay for his termus interruptus.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: jalo1951, 5/22/2013 2:55:41 PM     (No. 9340001)

That headline! I am squirting tea out my nose onto my computer screen. Frank(ly) the weiner and nyc deserve each other. I hope he wins.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pinkpanther, 5/22/2013 3:36:50 PM     (No. 9340069)

Well given we´re talking about Democrats here, I think it should Weiner/Holder for the 2016 ticket! ;)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kiwinews, 5/24/2013 1:47:00 PM     (No. 9343869)

Worth every penny to be rid of that... Wiener.

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