A 2013 tweet from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying that there ought to be a “zero tolerance policy” for sexual misconduct recirculated on Twitter Tuesday after an unbiased probe discovered he harassed at the very least 11 girls.
“There should be a zero tolerance policy when it comes to sexual harassment & must send a clear message that this behavior is not tolerated,” reads the tweet from May 2013.
The three-term Democrat denied the investigation’s findings.
Twitter customers started sharing the missive after state Attorney General Letitia James introduced that the investigation she commissioned had discovered that Cuomo engaged in “unwanted groping, kissing, hugging and making inappropriate comments.”
The probe concerned accusations that Cuomo, 63, sexually harassed a number of present and former feminine staffers, most of whom are of their 20s or 30s.
Investigators gathered proof from 11 girls, 9 of whom are or had been state workers, stated former appearing Manhattan US Attorney Joon Kim, one in every of two exterior attorneys employed to conduct the probe.