Cuomo Defies Calls to Resign After Probe Finds He Harassed Women

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defied calls to step down on Tuesday after an investigation found he sexually harassed multiple women and retaliated against a former employee. Cuomo, a Democrat in his third term in office, in a video message accused the investigators of being politically motivated and urged New Yorkers to read a competing report he had produced about the incidents with the women. “Please take the time to read the facts and decide for yourself,” he said. “I never touched anyone inappropriately or made inappropriate sexual advances,” he added. Eleven women this year accused Cuomo of sexually harassing them, and the governor agreed to an investigation into the claims. New York Attorney General Letitia James, another Democrat, handed over the probe to a team led by Joon Kim, a former acting U.S. attorney, and Anne Clark, an employment law expert. The team’s report published Monday said Cuomo did …Read More

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