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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, state attorney general report says

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The office found that Cuomo harassed current and former state employees, as well as a number of women outside of state government, James said, as the office released a lengthy report on the investigation.

James said Tuesday that her investigation found that Cuomo engaged in “unwelcome and nonconsensual touching,” and made comments of a “suggestive” sexual nature. James said that the conduct created a “hostile work environment for women.”

Cuomo’s conduct violated multiple federal and state laws, James said.

The governor denied the allegations. “I want you to know directly from me that I never touched anyone inappropriately or made inappropriate sexual advances,” Cuomo said in a speech Tuesday.

Cuomo on Tuesday faced mounting pressure from Democrats, including New York’s two US senators, to resign, and White House press secretary Jen Psaki called the allegations “abhorrent.”

Cuomo’s behavior was not limited to members of his own staff, but extended to other…

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