Andrew Cuomo, a former adviser to the New York government He was charged with sexual harassment On Sunday, he accused the behavior of “lasting for many years.”
In a series of tweets, a woman named Lindsay Boylan, who served as Undersecretary for Economic Development from 2015 and Special Adviser to the Governor, said Cuomo “sexually harassed me for many years.”
“A lot of people saw it, saw it,” Boylan said. He did not name people who could confirm his claims.
“I can never expect what to expect: Am I being harassed about my work (which was so good) or my appearance? Or can the two be in the same conversation?” Boylan, a Democrat running for president of Manhattan, said: He did not provide further details or specific allegations.
Cuomo spokeswoman Caitlin Grovert said In a statement to NBC New York, “There is no truth to these claims.”
Boylan, who did not immediately respond to a request for comment, said on Twitter that he was “not interested in talking to reporters.”
He added that he was “angry to be placed in this situation.”
“Because I am a woman, I can work hard all my life to improve myself and help others, but there are still countless women who will be sacrificed for generations. Mostly quiet,” Boylan wrote. “I hate that some men like YNYGovCuomo abuse their power.”
Boylan tweeted On December 5, during his time in the governor’s office for his “highly toxic group environment,” he said people had a “fear of death” about Cuomo.
After he left the governor’s office, Boylan ran for Congress in the 10th District of New York, challenging Democrat Jerry Nadler.
Cuomo, a Democrat who is running for a third term as governor, has become a key opponent of President Donald Trump’s policies on Govt-19. Prior to leading the state, he was Attorney General of New York.