A respected politician, a congressman and a former US representative Anthony Weiner is known to all who are aware of contemporary American government structure. Weiner was the representative of the New York 9th Congressional district for a very long time from 1999 to 2011. It is seldom to find a political man like Weiner who won seven terms as a Democrat and every time he received around 60% of the vote.
It is inevitable that Anthony is a man of respect and a responsible politician in the US government. But hardly have we known anything in details about him. So, here we will discuss in brief about the life, career, achievements and net worth of Anthony Weiner in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Anthony was born in the year 1964 on 4th of September in the Brooklyn city of New York. His belong from a middle-class family to a lawyer father Mort Weiner and a high school teacher Frances. The couple Mort and Weiner also had two other sons apart from Anthony Seth and Jason. In the beginning, Anthony graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School. In his student life, politics influenced him, and he was an active senator. He even completed a degree in political science, and later joined politics as a part of his profession.
Though there were few rumours about his personal life, but Anthony Weiner is a one woman man who is engaged to Huma Abedin, and also married since 2010. The couple also has a son Jordan. Around 2017 the couple announced their divorce, but that led to the problem of his son’s custody. And in the year 2018 they withdraw their case for the sake of their son. According to reports the family leads a happy life in the current times.
Career Awards & Nominations
It was the year 1991 when Weiner got his first opportunity in New York City Council. He won the general election, and at a young age of 27, he became the youngest member of the council for the first time in history. This position accelerated his political career further. Being a member of the Congress Anthony was a stringent personality who always imbibed thoughts of a liberal democrat.
He was never afraid to oppose the Republicans due to his honest and sincere nature. In the year 2005 he made up his mind to run for the New York City mayoral election which was one of his dreams, but that became unsuccessful. In the year 2013, he decided to join the Mayoral election, but things went wrong as he got involved in scandals. He was getting a negative response from the political ground, and then he decided to do something else.
In the year 2015, Anthony started working as a consultant for a public relation firm. He even acted in films and television. Even though his political career had scandals, yet he was a wise man and a veteran political leader. Anthony being a political representative didn’t win awards as such, but his fame was quite widespread.
Net Worth & Earnings
Weiner has an estimated net worth of $1 million. All throughout his life, he served in the US government, and being an honest leader his assets and net worth are justified. Apart from politics he was also a consultant in several films and even acted in film and television. So as a whole Anthony is a wealthy man who is now leading a peaceful life with his wife and only son.
Politicians are never free from scandals, just like Anthony who got involved. Over the years this man never failed in his duties, but one incident made him off-track from his career. But people who are interested in knowing about political leaders can go through the different events of Anthony’s life.