Hochul Declares War on Harassment. The Governor has announced a sweeping program to combat intimidation in state government. She is hiring the law firm of Calcagni Kanefsky, LLP to investigate complaints. The Newark, New Jersey law firm has many former prosecutors on staff. In an address to state workers, she said that there is “no place for bullying or intimidation, sexual harassment, disparagement or mistreatment, period” She indicated every allegation will be thoroughly investigated. Hochul is taking the appropriate steps to safeguard against future abuses. She is clearly distancing herself from the wrongdoing of her predecessor, Andrew Cuomo. Hochul Declares War on Harassment. She is to be commended for her courage and determination !!