Anthony Weiner

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Anthony Weiner
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U.S. House, New York, District 9
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 1999-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 15
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 3, 1998
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York City Council
1992-1998
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York, Plattsburgh
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 4, 1964
Place of birthNew York, New York
ProfessionPolitician
ReligionJudaism
Websites
Campaign website
Anthony David Weiner (b. September 4, 1964) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Weiner was elected by voters from New York's 9th congressional district.

Biography

Weiner was born in New York, New York. He earned a B.A. from the the State University of New York, Plattsburgh.[1]

Career

After earning his B.A., Weiner joined the staff of Congressman Chuck Schumer and worked there from 1985-1991. He was then was elected to the New York City Council, serving from 1992-1998. He was elected to the U.S. House in 1998, and unsuccessfully ran for mayor of New York City in 2005.[2]

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