© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo arrives to depart in his helicopter after saying his resignation in Manhattan, New York Metropolis, U.S., August 10, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
By Jonathan Allen
NEW YORK (Reuters) -Lawmakers within the New York State Meeting will difficulty a report on their investigation into Governor Andrew Cuomo after abandoning an impeachment effort in mild of his resignation over complaints of sexual harassment, members stated.
The Meeting’s Judiciary Committee started an impeachment investigation in March after two girls who labored for Cuomo went public with complaints of sexual harassment.
The state’s legal professional basic launched a damning report this month concluding that the Democratic governor had kissed, groped or made unwelcome sexual advances to no less than 11 girls, together with aides and a state trooper. Cuomo stated final Tuesday he would step down in two weeks, and lawmakers later stated they might now not search to question and take away him.
Nevertheless, the Judiciary Committee is constant to assessment proof amassed on sexual harassment in addition to efforts by Cuomo’s administration to withhold knowledge displaying the true extent of COVID-19 deaths in nursing properties, Meeting Speaker Carl Heastie and committee Chair Charles Lavine stated in a joint assertion.