Democrats very late to board the Weiner resignation bandwagon

A plurality of his constituents, the entire Republican party, and every decent soul who values honesty and temperance in their lawmakers called on Anthony Weiner to resign before even one Democrat saw fit to do so. It was only after the "full exposure" Weiner picture emerged on the internet did the Democrats finally - finally - rouse themselves and call for their colleague's resignation. Politico: But pressure is steadily building from within Democratic ranks for him to call it quits and end the saga of the first Twitter-made political sex scandal. Two former Democratic National Committee chairmen, former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell and former Virginia governor and current Senate candidate Tim Kaine, have called on Weiner to tender his resignation, as has Rep. Allyson Schwartz, the Pennsylvania Democrat who runs the recruitment and candidate-services operations for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Schwartz was the first national Democrat to call for Weiner to step...(Read Full Post)