Hochul Ready To Replace Cuomo
Restored Republic reports that New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul is preparing for the expected resignation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, amid a flood of allegations of sexual misconduct.
Citing people familiar with the matter, the Wall Street Journal reported that Hochul said she could be in place as acting governor in a matter of weeks. Hochul, who has been Cuomo’s lieutenant governor in two of his three terms, condemned his alleged sexual behavior, but refused to comment further. Sources say she is already pondering staff changes in the Cuomo Administration should she assume the governor’s office. Here’s more from Restored Republic.