White House offers support for New York attorney general probe of Cuomo sexual harassment claims
President Joe Biden, left, and New York Gov. - Barry Williams/New York Daily News/New York Daily News/TNS

President Joe Biden believes Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s sexual harassment accusers should be treated with “respect” and backs New York Attorney General Letitia James’ investigation into the unsettling claims, a White House spokeswoman said Monday. Jen Psaki, Biden’s press secretary, offered the president’s support for James during a briefing at the White House that came one day after the state attorney general got clearance to conduct an independent inquiry into harassment accusations made by ex-Cuomo aides Lindsey Boylan and Charlotte Bennett. “The New York attorney general will oversee an independe...