That is probably the worst timing ever.
Ms. Abedin, 35, is in the early stages of pregnancy, according to three people with knowledge of the situation.Huma Abedin is a longtime aid to Hillary Clinton, which has lost its irony because of how many politician's have had sex scandals, and left for a trip with her to Northern Africa today.
The pregnancy, which the couple has disclosed to close friends and family, adds a new dimension to questions about the future of their marriage.
Mr. Weiner, 46, has admitted to engaging in salacious online conversations with at least six women over the last few years, including an incident last month in which he sent a photograph of himself in underwear to a college student in Washington state. He apologized to his wife and declared that they have no intention of splitting up.
“We will weather this,” Mr. Weiner said on Monday, during his emotional news conference. “I love her very much, and she loves me.”
Probably the place you want to be while all of this is going on.
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