Most recent

Governor Andrew Cuomo Apologizes Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations; Says He Won’t Resign
Governor Andrew Cuomo Apologizes Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations; Says He Won’t Resign

March 3, 2021 By Allie Griffin

In his first public appearance since multiple women accused him of sexual harassment, Governor Andrew Cuomo apologized for his behavior, but refused to resign from office as several Queens legislators have called for.

Cuomo issued the apology on Wednesday after two former staffers accused the governor of sexual harassment and a third woman accused him of unwanted touching at a 2019 wedding reception.

“I want New Yorkers to hear from me directly on this… I now understand that I acted in a way that made people feel uncomfortable,” he said during a live press briefing. “It was unintentional and I truly and deeply apologize for it.”

More News