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Defiant Cuomo blames ‘rush to judgment’ in farewell speech

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New York (AFP) – Outgoing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he had been the victim of a “political firecracker” as he made a defiant farewell address on his last day in office Monday after resigning over sexual harassment allegations. In a pre-recorded speech, the once-powerful Democrat insisted an inquiry that found he sexually harassed multiple women, including staffers, had been designed to force him to quit. “There was a political and media stampede. But the truth will out in time. Of that, I am confident,” said Cuomo, who hands over the reins of America’s fourth-most populous state to L…

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