NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s a boy!

Anthony Weiner and his wife Huma Abedin welcomed their son Jordan Zain Weiner Wednesday.

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Jordan’s arrival provides some good news for the former congressman, who resigned in disgrace in June after lewd pictures he sent to at least six women surfaced. Weiner initially denied sending a salacious photo over Twitter, saying his account had been hacked. He then modified his story, calling it a prank. In short order, though, the true scope of the situation became clear.

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“Weinergate,” as it came to be known, even prompted a company to build an anatomically correct Anthony Weiner doll.

Abedin works as an aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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Jordan is the first child for the couple, who were married in 2010.