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  • I'm not going to resign.

  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday said he would not resign in the wake of a series of sexual misconduct accusations leveled against him by young women, but offered a fresh apology and vowed to fully cooperate with the review by the state's attorney general.

  • I now understand that I acted in a way that made people feel uncomfortable.

  • It was unintentional and I truly and deeply apologize for it.

  • I feel awful about it and frankly, I am embarrassed.

  • Buy it.

  • Cuomo maintained that he never touched anyone inappropriately, but acknowledged that it is custom for him to kiss and hug people in greeting.

  • I understand that sensitivities have changed and behavior has changed and I get it and I'm going to learn from it.

  • Three women, including two former aides, have come forward recently to say that Cuomo had sexually harassed them, were made inappropriate remarks.

  • Lindsay Boylan, who first came forward in December, said the unwanted advances included an unsolicited kiss on the lips in Cuomo's New York City office, which Cuomo denied.

  • The scandal is actually the second one Cuomo's contended with in recent weeks.

  • The governor is also facing accusations of downplaying the true number of elderly nursing home residents killed by Covid, 19, a claim which is now the subject of a federal investigation.

I'm not going to resign.

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Cuomo apologizes, won't resign after misconduct allegations

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/04
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