Ebony Edwards-Ellis

Aug 11, 2021

5 min read

Vetting: Andrea Stewart-Cousins

Now that Andrew Cuomo has resigned, New York State’s Senate Majority Leader will temporarily serve as Lt. Governor.

New York State Senate Majority Leader (and soon-to-be Lt. Governor of New York) Andrea Stewart-Cousins

Yesterday afternoon, Andrew Cuomo announced that he will be resigning his position as New York State governor. When the resignation becomes effective, Cuomo’s Lieutenant Governor, Kathleen “Kathy” Hochul, will become the Empire State’s first woman governor. Hochul’s current position will be…