Kathy Hochul Becomes New York’s First Female Governor


Kathy ogle became the first female governor of New York at the stroke of midnight Tuesday right after Andrew Cuomo left office following his announcement two weeks ago he would resign rather than face a likely impeachment battle the Democrat from western New York was sworn in as governor in a brief private ceremony in Albany overseen by the state's chief judge Hoegel will have a ceremonial swearing in event Tuesday morning at the capital with more pomp than the legally required event during the night she planned to meet with legislative leaders later in the morning and make a public address at three PM Cuomo resigned after an independent investigation by the state Attorney General concluded there was credible evidence he'd sexually harassed at least eleven women he denies the allegations Julie Walker New York

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