クリス・クオモは火曜日に彼のシリウスXMラジオ番組の一部として彼の兄弟の辞任の主題を紹介しました “それを追いかけましょう。” 兄の数々のスキャンダルを参照するのではなく, しかしながら, Chris Cuomo appeared to blame the Democrat Party for turning on him.
“The game has rules. And one of the general principles is you can fight against the other party and you can fight against the media, but only if you have your party,” Cuomo said. “Andrew had his party enforcing a rule against him that if you have accusations, you have problems, and you don’t really get to vet the accusations and you don’t get to go against your accusers.”
Chris Cuomo lamented that his brother did not receive due process following allegations of sexual misconduct.
“I did not want him to resign in the beginning because I believed him and I thought that you don’t resign. You ask for due process and leave the women alone and let due process take care of the situation. 上手, しかし最終的には, when there wasn’t going to be due process and his party was against him, and obviously the Republicans weren’t going to help him, then he had no choice because he couldn’t do the work of the state anymore. And that’s why he was in it in the first place,” Cuomo said.
This contrasted with Chris Cuomo’s previous attitude towards conservative figures facing sexual allegations. に 2018, クオモ denied それ Justice Brett Kavanaugh deserved a presumption of innocence following a sexual assault allegation made against him by Christine Blasey Ford.
“It is a lie to say that the presumption applied here because like I just said here, we’re not in a court,” Cuomo said.
Cuomo made additional コメント denouncing Kavanaugh throughout his confirmation hearings.
Besides blaming Democrats for abandoning his brother, he also attacked Republicans for going after the New York governor as he was “leading this country during a time of crisis.”
“He was leading this country during a time of crisis and the nation needed him. And it just drove the political enemies, especially Republicans … because their guy is sitting on a bed, eating cheeseburgers, watching TV or golfing,” Cuomo said.
Cuomo neglected to mention his brother’s additional scandal in covering up rising COVID-19（新型コロナウイルス感染症 death numbers, allegedly caused by his policy of forcing nursing homes to take in senior citizens who were sick or tested positive with the virus. パンデミックの初期, many in the media 賞賛 政府. Cuomo for his leadership in managing the pandemic.
During his show Chris Cuomo did not address the details in the AG report released on Monday that revealed him using his media connections to try and help his brother, including investigating accusers and snooping on journalist Ronan Farrow’s 報告 about the situation. The revelations led to widespread calls for Chris Cuomo’s firing.
CNN 発表 Tuesday night that its star anchor was “suspended indefinitely” pending an investigation.
“ニューヨーク州検事総長室は月曜日に、クリス・クオモの兄の弁護への関与に新たな光を当てる記録と展示を発表しました。,” a CNN spokesman said Tuesday evening. “ドキュメント, 彼らの一般公開前は私たちが知らなかった, 深刻な質問を提起する. クリスが私たちに認めたとき、彼は兄のスタッフにアドバイスを提供していました, 彼は私たちの規則を破り、私たちはそれを公に認めました. しかし、私たちはまた、彼のユニークな立場に感謝し、家族を第一に、仕事を第二に置く必要があることを理解しました。”
“しかしながら,” CNN continued, “これらの文書は、私たちが以前に知っていたよりも、彼の兄弟の努力へのより高いレベルの関与を示しています。. 結果として, クリスを無期限に停止しました, さらなる評価を待っています。”