Aides to then-New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer viewed state AG Andrew M. Cuomo's investigation of Spitzer administration efforts to discredit a political rival as overly aggressively and possibly politically motivated, testimony gathered by a state commission indicates. Testimony also indicated that former Spitzer aides told Cuomo's office prior to release of his report that the governor would not embrace its findings if it contained any references to his office not being cooperative with the investigation.
Testimony: Spitzer Aides' View of Cuomo Guided Probe Tactics
New York Law Journal
August 4, 2008