Anthony Weiner

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Anthony Weiner
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U.S. House, New York, District 9
Retired
In office
January 3, 1999-June 21, 2011
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 3, 1998
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) was 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. He has since resigned in response to a sexting scandal.[1]

Biography

Weiner was born in New York, New York. He earned a B.A. from the the State University of New York, Plattsburgh.[2]

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.[3]

External Links

Anthony Wiener's Campaign Site

References