Lindsey Boylan, first woman Accuses the previous government. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, criticized Chris Cuomo for taking extensive steps in his attempt Mitigating the spread of his older brother’s scandal.
“It’s as if an entire system was created to protect strongmen from accountability,” Boylan said. Tweet on Monday.
She was responding to a reporter’s tweet showing a text exchange in which the host of CNN’s primetime show said a former top aide to the governor “please let me help” in the governor’s defense.
A back-and-forth has been discovered in newly released records from State Attorney General Leticia James’ investigation into sexual harassment with Andrew Cuomo.
“Two things I will never fully understand: how many people can let abuse after abuse happen without speaking, and how many people need to see a group of women crying in front of the camera to believe we are telling the truth about this abuse,” Boylan Later added on social media platform.
and in Retweet a post On Chris Cuomo’s silence about the disaster that forced his brother out of office, “what we mean when we say that many people help abuse power along the way.”
Boylan, 37, was the former first assistant To publicly accuse Cuomo of sexual harassment and said the governor harassed her multiple times between 2016 and 2018, when she worked as the state’s economic development officer. She said Cuomo kissed her on the lips in his Manhattan office in 2018 and that he once suggested playing poker on a plane.
Her messages come after the release of a batch of documents from the AG’s investigation It was revealed that the host of ‘Cuomo Prime Time’ He demanded to help his older brother by accessing “sources” in the news industry for information, though Minimize his involvement In this regard.
I’m not a consultant, I’m a brother. I had no control over anything. “I was there to listen and show what I’m doing,” Chris Cuomo said in August on his show.
But dozens of text messages earlier this year show Chris Cuomo and Melissa DeRosa, a top aide to Andrew Cuomo, discussing how to respond to allegations made by his brother’s accusers and news reports about the scandal Pushing the governor to resign.
On Monday afternoon, CNN said it would review the documents to determine their “significance” to the outlet.
“The thousands of pages of additional transcripts and documents released today by the New York Attorney General deserve thorough review and study,” the network said in a statement. “We will have conversations and seek further clarity on its importance as it relates to CNN over the next several days.”
During his show later on Monday, Chris Cuomo He did not mention Damn revelation.