Disgraced ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo is spending the Thanksgiving vacation with family — apparently in leisure mode following a tough week together with the discharge of the state Assembly’s damning impeachment report that confirmed he used state sources to put in writing and prep his $5.1 million pandemic-era memoir “American Crisis.”
“Today and everyday, I’m thankful for my girls Cara, Mariah & Michaela and for our family’s rock, my mom, Matilda Raffa Cuomo,” the previous pol tweeted Thursday night, alongside with a photograph of himself surrounded by daughters Mariah Kennedy-Cuomo, 26, Cara Kennedy-Cuomo, 26 and Michaela Kennedy-Cuomo, 24 in addition to his mom, Matilda Cuomo, 90.
“From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving.”
A spokesman for the ex-governor wouldn’t say the place Cuomo was spending his night.
The former pol confronted scathing new findings revealed Monday within the Assembly’s almost 9 month probe, together with new info detailing allegations that he sexually harassed 12 ladies, hid the true depend of nursing dwelling deaths associated to COVID-19 with the assistance of his high aides and used state property and staffers to put in writing his ebook.
Assembly investigators found Cuomo had 70,000 phrases written by July 1, 2020 — simply three months into the coronavirus disaster — of a manuscript that became “American Crisis: Leadership Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic.”
It’s simply the newest in damaging revelations since Cuomo resigned from workplace in August following the discharge of a bombshell sexual harassment report on Aug. 3 by state Attorney General Letitia James’ workplace.
Since transferring out of the Albany Executive Mansion and storing some belongings at his sister’s Westchester mansion, the previous Democratic governor has been noticed fishing on a mini boat with his Siberian husky combine pup, Captain.
Former Team Cuomo members additionally posted on-line in an obvious try to point out all’s properly: ex-top aide Melissa De Rosa tweeted a smiling image of herself in a brightly lit kitchen holding a spoon, maybe forward of having fun with her personal Thanksgiving meal.
De Rosa was talked about by a number of ladies interviewed by James’ workplace as a part of her sexual harassment invesigation and lately printed on-line in transcript type.
“Trooper #1” — one of many ladies who accused Cuomo of sexual misconduct — described a narrative she heard from a superior, the place the ex-gov and DeRosa have been allegedly noticed “making out on the sidewalk like high schoolers.”
Although the AG’s workplace blacked out DeRosa’s identify within the 143-page testimony, sources recognized her because the alleged canoodler referenced by the Trooper.
Both Cuomo and DeRosa have beforehand denied the account.
Cuomo in the meantime is predicted to be arraigned in Albany City Court on Jan. 7, 2022 for a misdemeanor forcible touching cost following the submitting of a prison criticism by Brittany Commisso, the state employee who accused him of groping her within the mansion final yr.