The suspension will take effect once Cuomo, who resigned following a sexual harassment scandal, leaves office effective 8/25.
UPDATE: The state Assembly will suspend the impeachment investigation into Cuomo, the speaker announced today.
In his statement to New Yorkers today, #Cuomo said, “I think that, given the circumstances, the best way I can help now is if I step aside and let government get back to government.”twitter.com
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will take Cuomo’s place and will become New York’s 1st female governor.
BREAKING: Governor Andrew #Cuomo is resigning following an investigation that found he sexually harassed 11 women.