Cuomo's Executive Assistant Brittany Commisso Speaks Publicly About Groping Allegation; Top Aide Melissa DeRosa ResignsThe woman, identified only as "Executive Assistant #1" in Attorney General Letitia James' scathing report about the governor's conduct, is anonymous no longer.
Gov. Cuomo Investigation: Albany County Sheriff Says Of Accuser's Complaint, 'The Conduct Was Sexual In Nature'The alleged victim filed a complaint a couple days ago. The Albany sheriff said she spent about an hour at the department with her attorney, detailing what she says happened.
Lt. Gov. Hochul Says She Believes Gov. Cuomo's Accusers, But Doesn't Call For His Removal From OfficeUp until now, Hochul has remained largely mum about her thoughts regarding the sexual harassment accusations against Cuomo, often citing the ongoing investigation.
New Siena Poll: 33% Say Gov. Andrew Cuomo Should Run Again, 39% Say He Shouldn'tIn addition, 35% say they are prepared to re-elect Cuomo if he runs, while 56% would prefer "someone else," the poll found.
To Mask Or Not To Mask Pits The Cautious Among Us Against Those Strongly In Favor Of Personal ChoiceStarting Wednesday, New York will follow the new CDC mask guidance. It means that fully vaccinated state residents can take their masks off, inside and outside in most places, regardless of crowd size.
Families Impacted By Opioids Call On New York To Reallocate Funds Received In Settlements For New TreatmentsStates across the nation are beginning to see the first of millions of dollars of opioid settlement funds come in. But treatment experts in New York are not happy with how some of that money is being spent.
Road To Reopening: Gov. Cuomo Says Days Of No More Capacity Restrictions For Businesses Are Fast ApproachingWednesday, May 19. That's the day Gov. Andrew Cuomo says capacity restrictions for most types of businesses will be lifted in the state.
Cuomo Accuser Speaks Out In Newspaper About Alleged Groping At Governor's MansionIn a revealing newspaper report, the woman says she believes the governor was grooming her.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Lawmakers Agree On New York State Budget, Including Legalized Mobile Sports BettingIt will spend a record $29.5 billion in aid to schools and provide $2.4 billion for rent and relief for homeowners.
New York State Senate, Assembly Pass Legalization Of MarijuanaGov. Andrew Cuomo and Albany lawmakers face a budget deadline of midnight Wednesday with lots of unresolved issues. However, legalizing marijuana appears to be a done deal.
Most Lawmakers, Residents Eager To See What Legalized Marijuana Does For New York's COVID-Stricken EconomyLawmakers could pass legislation as soon as next week, legalizing recreational marijuana.
Sources: Deal Reached To Legalize Marijuana In New YorkThe deal, which is expected to be voted on next week, would make it legal to sell marijuana products for adult use and allow residents to have a limited number of marijuana plants in their homes.
New York State To Lift Domestic Travel Quarantine Requirement As Of April 1Traveling domestically? Starting next month you no longer have to quarantine once you enter New York.
Report: 6th Accuser Comes Forward, Says Cuomo Acted Inappropriately Towards Her At Governor's Executive MansionOn a conference call with reporters on Tuesday afternoon, Cuomo was asked about the new allegations.
New York Expanding COVID Vaccine Eligibility To Ages 60 And OlderThen next week, all public-facing employees, nonprofit employees and building workers will also be eligible.