More former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo are accusing him of harassment, adding to a growing list of alleged grievances for which the embattled 63-year-old Democrat is now facing an investigation by the state’s attorney general and calls to resign.
Karen Hinton, a former press aide, alleged Cuomo summoned her to his hotel room and pulled her towards him, even after she pushed away. Hinton says the incident took place after a work event in 2000 while Cuomo led the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and she was a consultant, the Washington Post reported Saturday evening.
A former policy and operations aide, 35-year-old Ana