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FILE - In this July 24, 2013 file photo, former New York Rep. Anthony Weiner leaves his apartment building in New York. The FBI informed Congress on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server. A U.S. official told The Associated Press the newly discovered emails emerged through the FBI’s separate sexting probe of former congressman Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of close Clinton confidant Huma Abedin. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Anthony Weiner faces a $65,000 fine for spending campaign cash on phone bill, dry cleaning


 Time to pay up

Former congressman Anthony Weiner was slammed with a hefty fine Thursday by New York City’s Campaign Finance Board for violations during his failed bid for mayor in 2013.

According to an audit, Weiner’s campaign spent $1,539 on mobile phone bills and dry cleaning.

Weiner accepted more than $1.6 million in public matching funds and spent nearly $7 million during the 2013 race, the NY Times reports.

Twitter link to the Wall Street Journal story on Weiner's fine.

Weiner's campaign imploded when more lewd sexting messages were discovered.

He deleted his Twitter account in August for a second time after this New York Post exposé.

His tweets often left many users speechless.

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