He was more involved in the defense of his brother, the former governor of New York, than was initially known.
Chris Cuomo, 51, a CNN presenter and brother of former New York governor Andrew Cuomo, was fired by his employer shortly after he was suspended. The American Broadcasting Corporation has announced.
Chris Cuomo was released on Wednesday. CNN responds to new documents on sexual harassment allegations against Andrew Cuomo By the New York Attorney’s Office. According to them, Chris Cuomo is said to have been more closely involved in the protection of his brother than was initially known.
CNN said it had hired a reputable law firm to investigate the allegations. “Additional information has come to light during this review.” Chris Cuomo will now be released with immediate effect.
“Governor’s Unpaid Adviser”
Chris Cuomo himself said he did not want his time on CNN to end like this, but had already said why and how he helped his brother. Democrat Andrew Cuomo resigned as governor of New York in August on charges of sexual harassment by several women. His brother Chris Cuomo had already announced that he was giving advice to his brother – but the documents now released show a very serious commitment.
Chris Cuomo has been a TV presenter for about 20 years and has been with CNN for ten years. According to CNN, documents now published by the New York Attorney General show that “in addition to his work as one of CNN’s best evaluators, Chris Cuomo also served as the governor’s unpaid adviser.”
Chris Cuomo pointed out that he never hid corruption or tried to interfere with CNN’s coverage. CNN management initially supported Cumo and withdrew from the “Cumo Prime Time” program. However, some employees are said to be dissatisfied. “Cuomo Prime Time” was often the most watched show on the station.
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