Andrew Cuomo

Kathy Hochul to take New York Governor's office minus 'distractions' as Andrew Cuomo exits

Cuomo, a Democrat, was set to end his term at 11:59 p.m, just under two weeks after he announced he would resign rather than face a likely impeachment battle over sexual harassment allegations.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Kathy Hochul prepares for spotlight as Cuomo steps aside over sexual harassment charges

A seasoned veteran of retail politics, Hochul is well-liked by colleagues, who say voters shouldn't confuse her quiet approach under Cuomo with a lack of confidence or competence.

published on : 11th August 2021

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

In a televised message, 63-year-old veteran Democrat Andrew Cuomo said his resignation will be effective in 14 days.

published on : 11th August 2021

Top aide to New York governor Cuomo resigns: Report

Melissa DeRosa had served as secretary to the embattled governor since 2017 and had long been described by New York media as one of his closest confidants.

published on : 9th August 2021

Majority of NY Assembly would oust Governor Cuomo if he doesn't quit over sexual harassment charges

Cuomo denies making any inappropriate sexual advances and insists the findings don't reflect the facts. But while political pressure is growing, so is the potential for criminal charges against Cuomo.

published on : 5th August 2021

'Trauma as his shield': New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's apology, defense criticized

In a taped statement Tuesday, Cuomo denied ever touching anyone inappropriately but apologized to two accusers, including former staffer Charlotte Bennett.

published on : 5th August 2021

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urged to resign after probe finds he harassed 11 women

The leader of the state Assembly, which has the power to bring impeachment charges, said it was clear Cuomo could no longer remain in office.

published on : 4th August 2021

New York governor Andrew Cuomo 'sexually harassed multiple women': NY attorney general

Cuomo denies engaging in sexual harassment and is refusing calls to resign that have come even from fellow New York Democrats and Democrats in the US Congress.

published on : 3rd August 2021

11 hours of questioning for New York Governor Cuomo in sexual harassment inquiry

When the investigators were done, they left through an exit away from the building entrance where photographers were, the paper said.

published on : 3rd August 2021

New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo retreats from open news briefings that made him a star

That's a huge change from last spring, when Cuomo met daily with reporters who shouted questions from seats in the State Capitol's Red Room.

published on : 17th April 2021