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Joining Race for Mayor, Weiner Finds Few Allies

It may be the loneliest mayoral campaign in memory.


Anthony D. Weiner was holed up in his Manhattan apartment Wednesday as reporters waited.


From The New York Times, By  05/22/13  Anthony D. Weiner, whose once promising career in government imploded over his lewd private life online, is seeking to lead a city of eight million where close to half the voters are opposed to his running and the leadership of his own political party has written him off.

He has virtually no campaign infrastructure, no labor unions leaping to his side, no army of on-the-ground foot soldiers eager to evangelize on his behalf.

But, curiously enough, he says it may be better that way.

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