Quickly-to-be former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who formally resigned from the submit on Monday amid sexual harassment allegations, despatched one remaining message to New Yorkers on an alert system he used repeatedly through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Those that had signed up for alerts from the state acquired the e-mail, which the governor repeatedly used to ship updates in regards to the pandemic.
“We didn’t get all the pieces completed we needed to, and we didn’t all the time get it fairly proper, however I would like you to know, from the underside of my coronary heart, that each day I labored my hardest, I gave it my all, to ship for you,” Cuomo wrote.
He posted the identical message on Twitter.
Cuomo touted a few of the successes achieved throughout his almost three-year tenure, together with passing Marriage Equality and establishing a $15 minimal wage.
Earlier within the day, Cuomo delivered his remaining public tackle, by which he maintained innocence and solid doubt on a report that discovered he sexually harassed a number of girls.
Cuomo will likely be succeeded by Lieutenant Gov. Kathy Hochul at 11:59pm ET.
As previously reported by FOX Business, an investigation carried out by New York Lawyer Basic Letitia James concluded that Cuomo sexually harassed a number of girls, together with present and former staff of the state.
The investigation discovered that Cuomo engaged in “unwelcome and undesirable touching,” along with “offensive and sexually suggestive feedback.”
Earlier this month, attorneys representing Cuomo pushed back on the report, alleging that it was carried out “in a way to help a predetermined narrative.”
In response, a spokesperson for the New York Lawyer Basic’s workplace famous that Cuomo himself requested the investigation.
“There are 11 girls whose accounts have been corroborated by a mountain of proof,” the assertion learn. “Any suggestion that makes an attempt to undermine the credibility of those girls or this investigation is unlucky.”