Investigators interviewed at least three Democratic county executives who say Larry Schwartz called to gauge their loyalty to the governor.
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The office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is opening its own investigation to run parelle with the one being executed by Attorney General Letitia James.
One county executive “unsettled” by Larry Schwartz’s call about Cuomo filed an ethics complaint with Attorney General Letitia James’ office.
Several congressional Democrats, including New York Sen. Chuck Schumer, have called for Andrew Cuomo to resign from the governor’s seat.
Carl Heastie authorized the Assembly Judiciary Committee to begin an official probe to “examine allegations of misconduct” by Gov. Cuomo.
Anna Ruch said she was “confused and shocked and embarrassed” by Cuomo’s actions, some of which a photographer captured.