Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 8th State of The State address opened with a pledge from the Governor to tackle the issue of sexual harassment and abuse in the work place including state government. He says not a nickel of state funds should be used as hush money.
He says settlements should not be cloaked in non disclosure agreements.
He says companies wanting to do business with the state have to hold themselves accountable for past failures.
We also seeks legislation to protect whistle blowers who expose sexual harassment.