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Anthony Weiner Headed To Rehab

Congressman Anthony Weiner is headed to re-hab. Apparently.
“Congressman Weiner departed this morning to seek professional treatment to focus on becoming a better husband and healthier person,” Weiner’s office said in a statement provided to POLITICO. “In light of that, he will request a short leave of absence from the House of Representatives so that he can get evaluated and map out a course of treatment to make himself well. Congressman Weiner takes the views of his colleagues very seriously and has determined that he needs this time to get healthy and make the best decision possible for himself, his family and his constituents.”
This in response to the coordinated barrage of messaging from top-ranking Democrats Nancy Pelosi:
“Congressman Weiner has the love of his family, the confidence of his constituents and the recognition that he needs help,” Pelosi said Saturday. “I urge Congressman Weiner to seek that help without the pressures of being a member of Congress.”
...and DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz:
“It is with great disappointment that I call on Representative Anthony Weiner to resign,” Wasserman Schultz wrote. “The behavior he has exhibited is indefensible and Representative Weiner’s continued service in Congress is untenable.”
Ouch. Not exactly ringing endorsements for the Congressman.

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