Imani Winds Highlights Cooperstown Summer Music Festival
The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival presents the Imani Winds. Artistic Director Linda Chesis tells us about this concert, with an overview of the rest of the Festival. Photo credit: Cooperstown Music Festival
Cuomo Lawyer: My Client Was “Ambushed” by Attorney General’s Sexual Harassment Report
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) – Three days after the state attorney general’s devastating report that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke federal and state laws by sexually harassing 11 women, the governor’s private attorney responded . Rita Glavin said her client was “ambushed” and her accusers lied.
Cuomo Accuser speaks publicly for the first time
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) – One of 11 women the New York State Attorney General found sexually harassed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo came out publicly, to detail her accusation that the governor had her groped and had made other unwanted advances. The Albany County Sheriff has confirmed he is investigating a criminal complaint that Cuomo staff member Brittany Commisso has filed against the governor.
Melissa DeRosa, Principal Assistant to Governor Cuomo, resigns from her post
Melissa DeRosa, the main assistant to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, resigned her post, she told media on Sunday evening, about a week after a report from the state attorney general revealed that the governor had sexually harassed 11 women. DeRosa, who joined Cuomo’s administration in 2013, ultimately became one of the governor’s most trusted confidants.
PA’s taxpayer-funded system for lawmakers’ benefits is ripe for abuse
Despite warnings from advocates of good government and even some inside Capitol Hill that the state’s reimbursement systems are ripe for abuse, Republican leaders have failed to push reforms forward.