Ex-Gov. Paterson finds it ‘suspicious’ that Cuomo needs 14 days to leave office

Former New York Gov. David Paterson has admitted he finds it “suspicious” that his successor, Andrew Cuomo, needs 14 days to leave office after finally resigning in disgrace.

Paterson, 67, told WNYC on Thursday that it was clear Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul was “ready to take over right now” because “she has been aware that this situation could occur since March” — since the investigation began into sex-harassment accusations against Cuomo.

“It was just a little puzzling that they wanted to have that amount of time,” Paterson told “The Brian Lehrer Show” about the disgraced governor’s delay in actually leaving.

“And what they’re going to do with

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