James Addresses Cuomo Comments. The Attorney General spoke out about his criticism of her report. The former Governor denounced her investigation into sexual harassment charges as political. In response she answered “he’s never taken responsibility for his own conduct. He’s never held himself accountable for how his behavior affected our state government.” The War of Words is heating up. The damning report led to Cuomo’s resignation last month. It corroborated the accusations of 11 wronged women. He and his spokesman, Rick Azzopardi, said it was fueled by her political ambitions. They allege that James, a fellow Democrat, plans to run for Governor next year. Addressing Cuomo Comments. He remains defiant, refusing to own up to his actions !!