Cuomo, Democrats, and the politics of personal conduct
Where is the right place to draw the line when it comes to personal behavior for public officials? Allegations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a prominent Democrat, have renewed soul-searching within his party.
On Day One as president, Joe Biden laid down a marker for anyone working in his White House: Treat one another with respect, or “I will fire you on the spot.”
“We have to restore the soul of this country,” he added, a not-so-subtle dig at his predecessor.
Indeed, less than a month later, a senior...