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Cuomo to Host 89-Year-Old Mother for Thanksgiving after Urging Caution for Holiday Plans

Governor Andrew Cuomo wears a mask as he arrives to speak during a daily coronavirus briefing in New York, July 13, 2020. (Mike Segar/Reuters) New York governor Andrew Cuomo is planning to host his 89-year-old mother for Thanksgiving, despite urging residents to be cautious with their holiday plans amid an uptick of coronavirus cases in…

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CNN’s Cuomo on NYC School Closure: ‘Why Close the Schools?’ ‘What’s Magic’ about a 3% Positivity Rate?

On Thursday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” host Chris Cuomo criticized New York City’s closure of schools by wondering, “The rate in the city is 3%. What’s magic about 3%? The rate in the schools is .17%. Why close the schools? Why not close everything else before you close the schools?” Cuomo said, “I am…

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Gov. Cuomo: Trump doesn’t like that I stand up to him

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-NY, pushes back on Trump’s comments on withholding a coronavirus vaccine from New York after Gov. Cuomo said he would have experts review a vaccine rather than simply take the word of the Trump WH.Nov. 16, 2020

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Cuomo may sue Trump administration over vaccine distribution

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that he is prepared to bring legal action against the Trump administration over its proposed COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan, saying it could result in unequal distribution to lower income and Black and Brown communities.  “We will fight to make sure every life is protected equally because enough people…

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Andrew Cuomo: ‘If I Wasn’t Governor of New York, I Would’ve Decked’ President Trump

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), during a Monday appearance on The Howard Stern Show, confessed that he would have “decked” President Trump if not for his position as the governor of the Empire State. Cuomo appeared on the show to promote his latest book titled American Crisis: Leadership Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic. The two…

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Mario Cuomo, Lauded Speech-Giver, and Governor in His Spare Time

Governor Mario Cuomo at Plattsburgh Air Force Base in 1991. (National Archives) In a compelling new biography, George Marlin examines the political career of ‘Hamlet on the Hudson,’ full of promise never quite realized. Mario Cuomo: The Myth and the Man, by George J. Marlin (St. Augustine’s Press, 340 pp., $35) New York governor Andrew…

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New York Gov. Cuomo ends coronavirus quarantine list, requires travelers to get tested instead

New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a news conference on September 08, 2020 in New York City.Spencer Platt | Getty ImagesNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is ending a requirement for travelers from places with a high amount of coronavirus cases to quarantine for two weeks upon arriving in the state.Instead, Cuomo will require…

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Reaped $6.2 Million In Campaign Cash From 347 State Vendors Who Pocketed $7 Billion Since 2014

MANHATTAN, NY – JANUARY 05: New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo address the crowd in Foley Square … [+] on January 01, 2020, USA. (Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images) Corbis via Getty Images While New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and national progressives decry corporate money in politics, Governor Andrew Cuomo has embraced…

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Cuomo says New York will use independent panel to review future Covid-19 vaccine, adding he lacks confidence in FDA

New York governor expresses skepticism in the FDA and CDC approving a coronavirus vaccine ((NBC))New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has again expressed concern about the efficacy of a coronavirus vaccine if it were approved by the current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under President Donald Trump.The governor said he lacked confidence in the FDA and…

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Cuomo says New York ski resorts can reopen in November with restrictions

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that skiing can restart in the state with restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic. “You have to socially distance when you ski,” Cuomo said. Watch his remarks here.