A New York Democratic lawmaker who, last week, claimed New York governor Andrew Cuomo threatened his career if he did not help to “cover up” a scandal over Cuomo’s decision to send potentially COVID-19 positive patients into nursing homes and adult care facilities, now says that he and his colleagues are “inching” toward a bipartisan impeachment probe against the governor.
Progressive Democratic New York Assemblyman Ron Kim claimed to CNN last Wednesday that Cuomo threatened his career if he did not help “cover up” allegations that Cuomo’s staff deliberately “concealed the full extent of nursing home-related deaths during the Covid pandemic,” the Daily Wire reported last week.
Now, Kim told Yahoo News, that “support is building within the state legislature to begin an impeachment investigation.”
“It will take a little time to build that consensus, but every day we are inching toward the impeachment process,” he told Yahoo News’ podcast. “He estimated that, along with ‘virtually all’ Republicans, between 25