#Andrew Cuomo

.New York, NY, USA
This comes after the office backed away from its original plan to select an investigator for reviewing the case. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@Andrew Cuomo)

  • Cuomo has acknowledged that his behaviour was seen as flirtation
  • He has denied inappropriately touching anyone
  • Cuomo has been accused of sexual misconduct by two of his former aides, Charlotte Bennett and Lindsey Boylan

.New York, NY, USA
This comes after the office backed away from its original plan to select an investigator for reviewing the case. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@TishJames)

  • Cuomo has been accused of sexual misconduct by two of his former aides
  • His administration has asked NY attorney general for independent review of the case
  • Cuomo has also been criticized for his response to COVID-19 

.New York, NY, USA
Bennett ultimately decided not to insist on an investigation because she was happy in her new job. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@NYGovCuomo)

  • Bennett worked as an executive assistant and health policy adviser in the Cuomo administration
  • The 25-year-old is a survivor of sexual assault
  • Charlotte Bennett had disclosed the incidents to Cuomo's chief of staff

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Lindsey Boylan first spoke up because she heard Cuomo was being considered as President Biden's pick as Attorney General. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@TishJames)

  • Lindsey worked as an economic advisor for his administration for nearly three years
  • She has written about her experience in a blog on the website, Medium
  • Boylan had first tweeted about this is December but did not elaborate on the details

.New York City, NY, USA
The movie theaters are set to open in New York City almost a year after they were shut (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • The theaters will operate at a 25% capacity, or up to 50 people 
  • All neccessary social distancing and preventive measures will be in place
  • Almost 29,000 people have died due to COVID-19 in New York City

.New York, NY, USA
Governor Andrew Cuomo has been criticized for ordering nursing homes to take patients who had tested positive early on in the outbreak. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@TishJames)

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said, "the Secretary to the Governor’s remarks warrant a full investigation." 
  • Andrew Cuomo was accused of holding back data about nursing home deaths
  • State assemblyman Will Barclay wants to set up a bipartisan impeachment commission against Cuomo

.New York, NY, USA
Governor Andrew Cuomo has been loosening several COVID-19 protocols. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Indoor dining will be restarting in New York City at 25% capacity
  • Although Restaurants are still required to close by 10 pm
  • Since Christmas, the city's seven-day positivity rate has steadily dropped

.New York, NY, USA
Stacey Cunningham wrote an Op-ed for the Wall Street Journal.(Photo Credit: Twitter/@stacey_cunning)

  • She praised a 1981 decision by New York state to stop collecting a tax on stock trades
  • Senior New York state legislators have signaled interest in enacting a tax on stock sales
  • Officials from the administration of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo have indicated that they oppose such a measure

.New York, NY, USA
Governor Andrew Cuomo has been criticized for ordering nursing homes to take patients who had tested positive early on in the outbreak. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NYGovCuomo)

  • New York officials say that around 8,500 of elderly people succumbed to COVID-19 in care homes
  • Attorney General Letitia James said she had found large discrepancies in the numbers
  • James says an unnamed facility reported 11 deaths to the health department but 40 deaths to her investigators

.New York State, USA
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is putting pressure on the federal government. (Photo credit: Twitter/ Andrew Cuomo)

  • Only 16.5 million vaccines have been administered to Americans
  • President Joe Biden is calling for 100 million shots in 100 days
  • More than 26,000 people have died due to COVID-19 in New York City alone