New York Dems are calling for Governor Cuomo to step down
WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) – On Friday, the New York Democrats called for Governor Andrew Cuomo to step down.
In a statementNew York Congressman Jerry Nadler said, “Governor Cuomo has lost the people’s trust. Governor Cuomo must resign. “
New York Congress women Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Grace Meng Statements have also been issued stating, “These allegations were consistent and very detailed” and “The challenges facing our state and New Yorkers are unprecedented and I believe it is unable to act effectively.” govern.”
The White House says the investigation is allowed but takes the allegations seriously.
“The president believes that every woman who came forward, there are now six, I believe, deserves their voice to be heard,” said Jen Psaki, White House press secretary.
The governor says he will not bow to the pressure.
“Politicians who do not know a single fact but still form a conclusion and an opinion are, in my opinion, ruthless and dangerous,” said Cuomo.
Cuomo says New Yorkers should wait for the investigation to finish as he won’t give in to cut off the culture.
“Let the review continue. I will not resign. I was not elected by the politicians, but by the people, ”said Cuomo.
The White House says these allegations will not affect the distribution of vaccines or supplies to the state.