Gretchen Whitmer outraged by ‘culture of misogyny’ in Michigan, goes soft on Cuomo

Gretchen Whitmer outraged by ‘culture of misogyny’ in Michigan, goes soft on Cuomo
Michigan's Governor-elect Gretchen Whitmer (Image: Detroit Free Press video screen grab)

[Ed. – Hypocrisy much?]

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) previously lamented the “longstanding culture of misogyny” in Lansing, but went soft on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) Wednesday, after a damning report detailed allegations of sexual harassment.

“It’s really depressing, honestly,” Whitmer said to Bridge Michigan in March about the state political environment that she characterized as “rife with sexism.”

“This culture hasn’t changed. This isn’t new,” the former legislator added.

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Despite her depression over the matter, Whitmer did not get into any specific allegations against members of the Michigan legislature or government. But when thorough, explicit details were released in a report by New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) on Tuesday, Whitmer appeared uncomfortable lodging any sort of criticism against her fellow Democrat.

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