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Cuomo digs in, shows no sign of heeding calls to resign

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has dug in for the fight of his political life despite the threat of potential criminal investigations and widespread calls for his impeachment over findings that he sexually harassed 11 women, including close aides. Scores of Democrats, including President Joe Biden, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and some past Cuomo loyalists,

Impeachment

Lawmakers give Cuomo deadline in impeachment probe

State lawmakers told Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday that their ongoing investigation of his conduct in office is almost done and gave him a deadline of Aug. 13 to provide additional evidence as they moved toward what seemed like an increasingly inevitable impeachment battle. Since March, the Assembly’s judiciary committee has been investigating whether there

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Majority of NY Assembly would oust Cuomo if he doesn’t quit

Photo: Democratic New York State Attorney General Letitia James A majority of state Assembly members support beginning impeachment proceedings against Gov. Andrew Cuomo if he doesn’t resign over investigative findings that he sexually harassed at least 11 women, according to an Associated Press count Wednesday. At least 86 of the body’s 150 members have said

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Cuomo urged to resign after probe finds he harassed 11 women

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faced mounting pressure Tuesday to resign, including from President Joe Biden and other onetime Democratic allies, after an investigation found he sexually harassed nearly a dozen women and worked to retaliate against one of his accusers. “I think he should resign,” Biden told reporters Tuesday, echoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

National

New York Gov. Cuomo is the textbook example of how not to apologize

Cuomo deflected responsibility during his public apology. Office of the NY Governor via AP Lisa Leopold, Middlebury New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s two apologies for alleged sexual misconduct are straight out of a master class in how not to say you’re sorry. The governor, who had become something of a celebrity during his nationally broadcast

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Lincoln Project to launch outside probe amid new revelations

The Lincoln Project, one of the best-known and best-funded organizations in the so-called Never Trump movement, announced plans late Thursday to launch an external investigation to review the tenure of a co-founder accused of sexual harassment. The announcement came hours after The Associated Press reported that members of the organization’s leadership were informed in writing

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