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    N.Y. Rep: Weiner May Resign Soon

    Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., is questioned by the media near his home in the Queens borough of New York, Saturday, June  11, 2011. The 46-year-old congressman acknowledged Friday that he had online contact with a 17-year-old girl from Delaware but said there was nothing inappropriate. (AP Photo/David Karp)

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    With more than two dozen fellow Democrats calling for his resignation, disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner could “hopefully… resign in a couple of days,” says Carolyn McCarthy, another New York Democratic member of Congress. McCarthy made the comment, without elaborating, as she entered a closed-door meeting of House Democrats, during which they’re expected to discuss how to deal with the Weiner affair, which is threatening to overwhelm the caucus’ political efforts. Speaking to NBC yesterday, President Obama said, "I can tell you that if it was me, I would resign."

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