Insiders Say Congressman Weiner to Give up Fight to Keep His Job
Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) will resign from office, according to a House leadership aide on Thursday.
The leadership aide said Weiner’s resignation would likely come on Thursday.
Weiner told close friends on Thursday that he planned to resign from Congress, according to several media reports. The decision comes after pressure from Republicans and his own party, including most of the House Democratic leadership.