One new law ends a carveout that exempted certain staffers of elected and appointed government officials from the protections of anti-sexual harassment legislation passed in 2019.
The state comptroller says the New York State Department of Health was unprepared, slow to act and not forthcoming with important data as the pandemic's first waves battered local nursing homes.
Cuomo appointee Rory Lancman was hired to look out for Con Ed customers, but has done very little. New York lags other states in establishing an independent advocate for ratepayers.
Now it will be up to Attorney General Letitia James to enforce the resolution passed Tuesday by the Joint Commission on Public Ethics, which requires Cuomo to pay back his book proceeds within 30 days.
Malatras is just the latest member of Cuomo's inner circle to lose their job over their ties to the sexual harassment scandal.
“His actions have put us in an untenable position by violating HRC’s core values, policies and mission.”
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will take office in 14 days.
"I'm not going to rush it because of who he is, and I'm not going to delay it because of who he is," Apple said.
"The end result could either be it sounds substantiated and an arrest is made and it would be up to the DA to prosecute the arrest," the Albany County sheriff said.
A look at seven of Cuomo's allies and top officials who may face legal and professional consequences for their role in his harassment scandal.
Cuomo remains the subject of multiple probes.
The project dubbed the Empire Station Complex has a price tag of $306 billion.
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