Huma Abedin, the wife of former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), dined Monday night with Hillary Clinton’s spokesman Philippe Reines.
The two were spotted at Meiwah, a Chinese restaurant in Washington, D.C., according to reports.
The public meeting comes amid speculation that former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton are concerned about the fallout as Weiner struggles to regain a foothold in the race for New York City mayor after new revelations emerged about his lewd online behavior.
Reports citing many close to the Clintons said the couple was angered by comparisons between their marriage and that between Weiner and Abedin and over personal concern for Abedin.
Abedin served as Hillary Clinton’s deputy chief of staff at the State Department and the two women remain close friends.
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