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Welcome back everybody right here in following politics here in -- New York City area you'll know that a scandal has been brewing and yet again following.
Anthony Weiner who -- former congressman who dropped out after a sex texting scandal while he apparently is back in the news again I'm Julie Banderas has more on.
The latest in this ongoing drama Julie.
-- the New York Times and three of his rivals for mayor have called on him to drop out of the race last night the New York Times editorial board.
Declared that -- more sex scandal accusations former congressman Anthony Weiner should withdraw suggesting quote DC you're really.
Invasive mister Weiner should teach his marital troubles and personal compulsions.
Outs of the public I away from cameras.
And off the web and out of the race for mayor of New York City this comes on the heels of a news conference yesterday no one saw coming.
With his wife -- -- -- by his side -- once again.
Asks for forgiveness listen.
I'm glad these things are behind us I know that this was -- Very public thing.
That we had happened to us.
But by no means does that change the fundamentals.
My my feelings here and that is that I.
Want to bring my vision for the people of the city of New York.
I hope they're willing to still continue to give me a a second chance.
It was not an easy choice.
In any -- But I made the decision.
That it was worth staying -- -- That was the -- for me.
For our son and for our camp.
I don't know how it works well.
They didn't know that I wanted to give it a try.
Pregnant by the way when the original sexting scandal broke and gave birth just months later has played a large and -- wall in his mayoral campaign.
Even after those lewd -- allegedly sent.
By her husband's to a 22 year old woman who leaked Monday on the night -- site that dirty.
She also told the website the relationship carried on until August 2012.
Well after -- resignation in June 2011 over a year later the website meantime also posted a picture.
Allegedly taken by Wiener.
It was naked from the waist down we will not show that picture because well we will -- wall but it was blurred thank goodness for those.
Rivals have had turned across just we're just -- it still but he had a shot to be the mayor of New York City.
Yeah he does believe it or not as of last week in fact he was leading in some of the polls in the news conference yesterday he said that he's sticking it to it because he wants to be there for the middle class he believes that the middle class still think that he is.
The right man for the job.
But if you remember when Weiner resigned from congress.
He vowed to get help and learn from his mistakes but do the time line of these alleged messages which continued a year earlier -- 22012.
Organ have to wait and see if voters change their minds aren't just singularly on -- -- thanks so much following this for us.
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