Weiner hopes to ‘keep the band together’

December 27, 2013

Ending a spell of social-media radio silence, former Rep. Anthony Weiner has returned to Facebook. The failed New York mayoral candidate couldn’t make a political comeback, but he’s made a splashy rally online, at least.

Weiner hadn’t posted on his personal Facebook since September of 2012, but began a flurry of posts on Dec. 20. His posts are the usual grab-bag of proud-papa pics (adorable son Jordan waving maracas) and political discourse  (he shared an article about single-payer health systems). Over at his official candidate page, he posted a reflective letter to friends that has some wondering about his political future. “What’s next? I’ll keep you posted on my plans,” he wrote. “But I hope we keep the band together.”

(Read the complete story on The Reliable Source)

Emily Heil is the co-author of the Reliable Source and previously helped pen the In the Loop column with Al Kamen.
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