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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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