Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s political meltdown couldn’t have happened at a more critical time in New York state’s budget process.

Cuomo kicked off the cycle in mid-January with a presentation of the fiscal 2022 budget. Since then, his office’s coverup of nursing-home deaths have come to light. The actions of his coronavirus task force are under federal investigation, and the state attorney general has begun probing the governor’s alleged sexual harassment of at least two women on his staff…

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E.J. McMahon

Edmund J. McMahon is Empire Center's founder and a senior fellow.

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