The Albany Democrat & Chronicle reports:
Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women in violation of state and federal laws as well as the executive chamber’s own written policies, according to a long-anticipated report Tuesday from the state Attorney General’s Office.
The bombshell report by a pair of attorneys selected by Attorney General Letitia James details cases of harassment by the governor of current and former employees that includes unwanted groping, kissing, hugging and inappropriate comments.
It also contends Cuomo and his senior staff had retaliated against at least one former employee, fostered a toxic workplace that enabled the harassment to occur and created a hostile work environment.
BREAKING: Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women in violation of law, according to a report overseen by AG Letitia James.https://t.co/DPghybJhdj
— Jon Campbell (@JonCampbellGAN) August 3, 2021
BREAKING: An independent investigation "has concluded that Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women," New York Attorney General Letitia James says. pic.twitter.com/JPgDtTo9tZ
— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) August 3, 2021
New York Attorney General Letitia James reports that her investigators found that:
Gov. Cuomo “engaged in unwanted and inappropriate groping, kissing, hugging, and comments that accusers called ‘deeply humiliating, uncomfortable, offensive, or inappropriate’…
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) August 3, 2021