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The first to reveal that congress the leaders Twitter account.
Was a little more interesting than most people's was Andrew bright part publisher of big government dot com.
But aren't exposed the first of many of these lewd photos from the -- Twitter cannot.
Setting off the sexting scandal that led to the moment that we are about to see unfold here his expected resignation about this podium -- -- -- part joins me now.
In true when you heard this -- is that it was over at least for now for congressman -- what was your reaction.
Well it was a back there I think that when.
That -- trouble triple B.
That you walk provincial meant the end the American people look in one day ask him to step down that the writing on the wall.
Either going to be huge distraction for the country the Democratic Party did not like the revelation -- -- strategy that was playing out.
In the mediate yesterday with the national inquire -- -- on Sunday with the radar online voters that was just the -- -- If -- experience that was only you know showing.
Congressman -- helped -- -- this should could have and did two weeks ago by admitted it instead he went down pat.
Half the book agent and blaming others for his mistake so I don't look at this debate expect -- being handled I looked at it they cover up.
-- and -- and showing that that this man medal.
It is not particularly great he's not -- teller and I think that a lot for what brought them down.
You know what do you think about congress and -- -- sad is that it if Anthony Weiner had come forward right away.
And said you know this is me I've done this kind of thing in the past I know it's weird and -- -- -- unseemly and I'm gonna come at a time you know get this out of my life and move on what we.
Do you think he could have been any different for a.
The cover up if we watched that the coverup -- worse -- the crime -- just said that he at this I personal.
-- -- I he's -- member are protected caught the Democratic Party.
It's held to a different standard with these type of things if -- conservative -- sat on the sidelines especially elected Republicans have that problem.
In the morality.
Side -- -- themselves.
And they didn't want anything I bet that he could have just walked away for a couple weeks admitted that he'd been wrong and he would have been back in in office.
What would have to say about your own role in in all of -- bringing these pictures to life.
And then you know bringing more of -- and in a sort of upping the pressure on the whole situation.
-- I knew as of Saturday morning according to sources but their strategy was going to be trying to change the subject.
Under bright part and that's exactly what they did -- -- places like so -- -- magazine named Joan Walsh who have yet to apologize all we imputed to meet for naming -- -- in the woman and the other who was.
The recipient of the initial tweet which was completely fall -- The daily cost.
Accuse me of being the they have current report date that was the strategy.
Ought to try and change the subject into it to falsely impugn me -- sent out the corporate.
Of this entire scandal and and that that obviously scale and it I didn't have the secondary source.
The woman from Texas who came forward with -- I captured on line.
Even more -- voters in the initial week.
There would have been a split country where half the current reclaim the lead or -- even the other applicants that have been we -- dark spot -- the pants down.
And so I'm glad that we were able to -- the secondary source and that were able to force him to admit the truth.
You know wouldn't that there was of -- very live picture.
That got out you claim that you didn't -- to get out.
You know how much of a role do you think that plane -- in sealing his -- I think reporting the truth when he was lying out what is what is what sealed -- fate as it is I still have yet to publish.
Those photos gawker.
Chose to run those photos that nobody is excoriated.
-- over that I just made a personal decision not to off -- from maps published and that picture which is not just news -- But it's provable it it's it's it's proof.
-- what he was up -- there were still people.
Such as Joan Walsh of salon and built Pratt were going in that that but it didn't even exist.
-- right into -- part we thank you very much for being with us today.
You'll be watching this and to have its response to that as well thank you very much.
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