| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Before the week is out, Rep. Anthony Weiner could resign. That's what some Democrats on Capitol Hill are saying now. But what Congressman Weiner will say, now that he has a chance to meet with his wife for the first time in over a week, will determine...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 1:17 PM
Embattled Congressman Anthony Weiner announced his resignation Thursday after a twenty-one day battle to save his job in wake of a lewd photo scandal. The social networking congressional lothario from Forrest Hills made the announcement at the Council...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:45 AM
Three weeks of sordid pictures, salacious emails and a growing chorus of the nation's leaders asking Congressman Anthony Weiner to step down, finally ended when he announced his resignation Thursday afternoon.
So, what's next for the people in the 9th...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:47 PM
Word has it the pregnant wife of disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage, which is reportedly on shaky ground.
According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old Huma Abedin is "furious"...
| Jun 6, 2011
Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner was a nearly ubiquitous media presence last week, making the rounds of TV news shows to protest his innocence: No, the New York congressman said repeatedly, he did not tweet a sexually suggestive photo of himself from the...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 4:10 PM
One of the pages we’re adding to the expanded Chicago Tribune is an additional Perspective page each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
We’ve used it to add guest commentary from the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the fashion choices of...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 8:34 AM
It has been quiet in the world of Weiner, and for good reason.
Former Congressman Anthony Weiner, his wife Huma Abedin, and Congress have been planning their next move post-sexting scandal -- and those plans have finally surfaced.
Abedin, who is...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Like the ghosts of Shakespeare's Banquo or Dickens' Jacob Marley, the specter of the late commie-hunting congressman from Wisconsin, Joseph McCarthy, will always be with us. It is summoned up today, by some on the left, who use it as a tool to thwart...
| Nov 15, 2012
Last week was a historic one for women. Eighteen women won or reclaimed Senate seats, bringing the number of women in that body to 20. Nearly 80 women now occupy the House. New Hampshire became the first state to elect a female governor and an all-women...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:33 AM
In the long lull before the Republican National Convention in Tampa in late August, party leaders and strategists for Mitt Romney are calculating how they can put their collective best foot forward. This year, it will not be easy.
| Jun 1, 2011
Summarizing Anthony Weiner's media moments in recent days. The Twitter photo that won't go away....