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But architect Charles Thanhauser, 61, said he regrets giving Weiner $100.
"The continuing texting a year after he resigned from Congress makes me think there’s something extremely wrong with him," said Thanhauser, of Manhattan. "It makes me question his motives in running for office. It makes me question his judgment."
Weiner has been urged to quit the race by newspaper editorial boards some rivals. And on Thursday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called his behavior "reprehensible" and "disrespectful of women." But she said it was up to him to decide whether he should leave the mayor’s race.
Associated Press writer Henry C. Jackson in Washington and David B. Caruso and Karen Matthews in New York contributed to this report. Reach Jonathan Lemire on Twitter at (at)JonLemire.
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