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]