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Andrew Cuomo still NY Governor on 2021-12-31

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Governor Andrew Cuomo has been dogged by multiple sexual harassment allegations bv multiple women since December 2020.

An independent investigation by New York Attorney General Letitia James was announced on 28 February 2021. It concluded on 3 August 2021 and found the following:

We...conclude that the Governor engaged in conduct constituting sexual harassment under federal and New York State law. Specifically, we find that the Governor sexually harassed a number of current and former New York State employees by, among other things, engaging in unwelcome and nonconsensual touching, as well as making numerous offensive comments of a suggestive and sexual nature that created a hostile work environment for women. Our investigation revealed that the Governor’s sexually harassing behavior was not limited to members of his own staff, but extended to other State employees, including a State Trooper on his protective detail and members of the public. We also conclude that the Executive Chamber’s culture—one filled with fear and intimidation, while at the same time normalizing the Governor’s frequent flirtations and gender-based comments—contributed to the conditions that allowed the sexual harassment to occur and persist. That culture also influenced the improper and inadequate ways in which the Executive Chamber has responded to allegations of harassment.

Following the release of the report, multiple prominent Democrats called on Cuomo to resign, but at a press conference on 3 August Cuomo appeared to decline to resign. Cuomo is also the subject of a New York state assembly impeachment inquiry.

Will Andrew M. Cuomo still be governor of New York on 31 December 2021?

This question resolves positively if Andrew M. Cuomo is the governor of the State of New York on 31 December 2021 at 11:59 PM ET. Otherwise, this resolves negatively.

Also see this previous question by user johnnycaffeine.

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