Sunday Reading: Weiner’s Absence, Cuomo’s Appointees

weiner 05 Sunday Reading: Weiners Absence, Cuomos Appointees

Anthony Weiner, campaigning for mayor in 2005. (photo credit:

2012: Obama tries engaging 2008 supporters, amid bad economic news. [Jeff Zeleny and Jim Rutenberg / NY Times]

2013: “All of the unanswered questions figure to return if he decides to enter the mayor’s race.” [Steve Kornacki / NY Post]

2013: He’s fine, unless more comes out. [Joshua Greenman / NY Daily News]

2013: “I hope he remains a viable he remains a viable mayoral candidate” said Oddo. [Tom Wrobleski / SI Advance]

Weiner’s Absence: Noted today by Lautenberg, Thompson. [Reuven Blau / NY Daily News]

Weiner’s Challenger: GOP who got 41% against him in 2010 considers a rematch. [Carl Campanile / NY Post]

Anthony Weiner: Ex-girlfriends, including Kirsten Powers of Fox, talk. [Maureen Callahan / NY Post]

Investigating Weiner: Congressman tweeted using same app that posted lewd picture. [Daniel Libit / The Daily]

Investigating Weiner: It’s not conclusive though. [Rosie Gray / Village Voice]

Questioning Weiner: “it does not appear Weiner was locked out of his account, because he continued to post to Facebook and Twitter.”

Covering Weiner: Gawker reporter says “dick” on air with Kurtzman/ [Matt Schneider / Mediaite]

Weiner’s Wife: Working, not smiling. [SA Miller and Dan Mangan / NY Post]

Slideshow: “Weiner’s women.” [NY Post]

Driving Weiner: Expired inspection sticker. [Alison Gendar / NY Daily News]

Patriot Act: More safeguards needed. [NY Times]

NY26: The backstory. [Jerry Zremski and Robert McCarthy / Buffalo News]

Budget NYC: “completely illogical” Quinn says of mayor’s plan for senior centers. [Michael Saul / WSJ]

Contracts: Verizon gets a lucrative deal, despite Condon’s “scathing” report. [David Seifman / NY Post]

Cuomo’s Appointees: “Milstein’s real estate record in Niagara Falls has been abysmal.” [Buffalo News]

Cuomo’s Appointees: “A host of Cuomo appointments feature the governr’s well-heeled financial backers.” [Ken Lovett / NY Daily News]

Ethics: Editors are happy about Cuomo’s plan for Albany, but not, devil’s in the deters. [NY Post]

Ethics: Bill language not released. [Jacob Gershman / WSJ]

Ethics: “fully effective” in 2013. [Fred Dicker / NY Post]

Schools: Social promotion still happening? [Michael Goodwin / NY Post]

Courts: “an Italian-American version of Johnnie Cochran,” one person says of Joe Tacopina, defense lawyer. [Brad Hamilton / NY Post]


  1. Anonymous says:

    From “WEINERGATE” to Andrew “Cesare” Cuomo’s appointment of his “RICH FAT CAT” supporters the more things change the more they stay the same.

    This week they will pass an “ETHICS” reform bill, what a joke  it has a board bigger than the US Supreme will never clean up Washington, Albany, or City Hall until restart electing proper who have not lost their “MORAL COMPASS”

    Before there was the “Oracle at Delphi” there was Count Vampire J. Machiavelli

    VJ Machiavelli
    The Legislative Budget is Too Damn High