Albany Times-Union: read it HERE and below. (Published May 2021)
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s political fate will almost certainly be resolved in the political arena. But regardless of what happens there, let’s not lose sight of the bigger issue that the allegations of his sexual misbehavior expose: corruption. And let us not think this is confined to New York.
Investigations may or may not reveal that Cuomo’s reportedly aggressive workplace behavior toward women meets a legal standard of sexual harassment or even assault, but let’s stop searching in all the wrong places. His reportedly lascivious behavior has every indicator of sextortion — and if what’s been reported is true, that’s corruption.