Tag: Andrew Cuomo

Former Gov. Andrew Cuomo files lawsuit against ethics commission over $5M book deal

Former Gov. Andrew Cuomo files lawsuit against ethics commission over $5M book deal

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo has filed a lawsuit. The suit was filed on Friday agains the state’s ethics commission. It’s the latest part of an ongoing dispute over his earnings from a book that was written during the peak of the coronavirus ... MORE
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Andrew Cuomo has $16.4M in campaign funds, paid attorney Rita Glavin $899K

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo has spent at least $1.9 million in the last six months on attorneys, according to records made public this week. Cuomo left office in August 2021 after a number of allegations were leveled against him by women who ... MORE
SUNY Chancellor Malatras could receive $450,000 one-time severance, $245,000 annual salary after resignation

SUNY Chancellor Malatras could receive $450,000 one-time severance, $245,000 annual salary after resignation

SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras stands to make a lot of money in the coming months, according to his contract, which is ‘under review’. The Albany Times-Union reported this week that Malatras is eligible for a $450,000 one-year paid leave and lifetime employment ... MORE
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Cuomo will appear in court virtually Friday as another criminal charge against him is dropped

Even though many of the criminal charges against him are being dropped, former Governor Andrew Cuomo will make a virtual appearance in court Friday. The Albany Times-Union reports Cuomo will appear virtually in an Albany City Court proceeding, in which county prosecutors ... MORE
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Another charge against former Governor Andrew Cuomo is dropped

Another of the criminal cases against former Governor Andrew Cuomo is being dropped. The Albany Times-Union reports the Albany County District Attorney will drop a forcible touching complaint against the former Governor. Cuomo is scheduled to appear in Albany City Court Friday ... MORE
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JCOPE chair blasts “targeted leaks” of Cuomo investigation information

The chair of the state’s Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE) says targeted leaks of information pertaining to accusations against former Governor Andrew Cuomo are “nothing more than a coordinated attempt to undermine and discredit the Commission and its staff.” News 10 ... MORE
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A Cuomo comeback? Possible, but not likely says Skidmore political science professor

Could former Governor Andrew Cuomo make a political comeback? Speculation is growing in some corners after the news this week that two District Attorneys will not press criminal charges against the former Governor for accusations of inappropriate conduct. Skidmore University Political Science ... MORE
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Westchester County DA says no criminal charges in Cuomo incident involving State Trooper on his detail

The Westchester County District Attorney says she won’t pursue criminal charges against former Governor Andrew Cuomo in connection with allegations of inappropriate kissing made by two women, one of whom was a State Trooper assigned to his detail. According to published reports, ... MORE
JCOPE orders former Governor Cuomo to return $5.1 million book money

JCOPE orders former Governor Cuomo to return $5.1 million book money

The Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE) has ordered former Governor Andrew Cuomo to return the money he made from his book deal to the state Attorney General’s office. WTEN in Albany reports the Attorney General’s office will decide what to do ... MORE
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Should SUNY Chancellor Malatras resign or be fired over actions while working for former Governor Andrew Cuomo?

UPDATE : Malatras has announced his resignation, effective January 14th Calls are growing louder for SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras to resign. He’s come under fire for things said while working in former Governor Andrew Cuomo’s administration. Before Cuomo’s resignation- and since- the ... MORE
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Cuomo receiving monthly pension payments despite looming charges: Will they be stopped?

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo might not be in office anymore, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t cashing in on years of public service. The former governor, who now faces an array of sexual harassment and hostile work environment allegations from when he ... MORE
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Scathing report on Cuomo released: Accuses former governor of sexual harassment, other acts of misconduct

The New York State Assembly Judiciary Committee released the investigation report into accusations of sexual harassment and other forms of misconduct by former Governor Andrew Cuomo. Committee Chair Charles Lavine says investigators looked at the sexual harassment allegations against the former governor, ... MORE
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Governor Kathy Hochul’s administration states the Department of Health will finally be transparent

Governor Kathy Hochul has shared that compared to former Governor Andrew Cuomo’s administration, the Department of Health is now able to be fully transparent. Released transcripts from the investigation conducted by Attorney General Letitia James’ office shed light into what it was ... MORE
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Could former Governor Andrew Cuomo run for attorney general in 2022?

Could Andrew Cuomo run for New York State Attorney General? It’s possible. He previously had the job between 2007 and 2011. He then went on to become governor, which was the office Cuomo held until resigning in August amid sexual misconduct allegations ... MORE
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Former aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio is banned from advertising sexual harassment book on Facebook

Karen Hinton has written a book about the sexual harassment she suffered from former Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio because the title contains the word penis. Hinton has drawn attention to Facebook pages dedicated to the ... MORE