New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who is facing calls to resign after mounting sexual harassment charges, is obsessed with ‘the size of his hand’ and ‘what the large size of his hands’ meant to him. staff, one of his accusers told investigators on Monday. according to his lawyer. Charlotte Bennett, a former Cuomo aide, spent four hours talking to two attorneys hired by the state attorney general’s office to investigate the Democratic lawmaker’s allegations of sexual misconduct, attorney Debra Katz has revealed. According to Katz, Bennett detailed his allegations against Cuomo and provided more than 120 pages of information to back up his claims.
Bennett “also provided detailed information about the sexually hostile work environment the governor fostered in both his Manhattan and Albany offices and his deliberate efforts to create rivalries and tensions among female employees to whom he gave his attention,” Katz said in a statement, adding, “A new piece of information that came to light today was the Governor’s concern about the size of his hand and what the large size of his hands indicated to Charlotte and to other members of its staff.
In an explosive interview with the New York Times, Bennett alleged that Cuomo asked her several questions about her sex life and relationships when the two were alone in her office in June 2020, including whether she had ever slept with an older man and whether she was romantically involved with d other staff members. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that President Joe Biden finds the allegations against Cuomo “troubling” and wants an investigation.