New York Governor

Democrat Jumaane Williams says he's running for New York governor

In 2018, Jumaane Williams unsuccessfully challenged Kathy Hochul in the Democratic race for lieutenant governor.

published on : 16th November 2021

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

Andrew Cuomo issues clemency for 10 people in last days as governor

Cuomo's last day in office will be Aug. 23. He is stepping down after the release of a report that found he had sexually harassed at least 11 women.

published on : 18th 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

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

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

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