UPDATE: Cuomo spokesman Richard Bamberger did not respond directly to a question about the timing of the letter’s release, which came after the deadline for responding to a Freedom of Information Law request from BuzzFeed had passed.
He did say in an email: “There is no embarrassing news in a letter we sent to a newspaper.”
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