All posts tagged: Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Is NY Gov Cuomo threatening fellow democrats?

The New York Times is reporting that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is now threatening to ruin the careers of other state Democrats if they don’t support the besieged Governor who is now being slammed for his mishandling of the COVID pandemic after it was revealed the administration was hiding data on the number of COVID deaths in nursing homes.

Is NY’s nursing home COVID death toll much higher?

A new report is suggesting that the nursing home deaths due to COVID in New York, may be much higher than the state’s official tally. New York has reported 33,000 Covid deaths and registered only 6,600 as being from nursing homes. The Daily Wire reports: A new report alleges that the true extent of the number of deaths that New York’s nursing homes suffered under the leadership of Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo may be far higher than what has been reported due to the way that the statistics are gathered and counted. “New York’s coronavirus death toll in nursing homes, already among the highest in the nation, could actually be a significant undercount,” the Associated Press reported. “Unlike every other state with major outbreaks, New York only counts residents who died on nursing home property and not those who were transported to hospitals and died there.” As an example, the state registered one New York nursing home as having only four COVID deaths. In fact 21 people from the home died from the virus, but …

New York’s incompetence king: Cuomo or de Blasio?

Remembering it was Gov. Andrew Cuomo who ordered New York nursing homes to take 4,500 elderly patients, many still sick with COVID. Let’s see what Gov. Cuomo has to say about New York Mayor Bill de Blasio’s handling of the riots. Fox News writes: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday slammed New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s handling of riots in his city, calling it a “disgrace” and saying he has the power to “displace” the mayor — although doesn’t want to at this point. “The NYPD and the mayor did not do their job last night, I believe that,” Cuomo said of the mayor. Cuomo spoke after another night of devastation in the Big Apple, after protests in response to the death of George Floyd again devolved into riots and looting. The New York City Police Department tells Fox News that 700 arrests were made overnight. A half dozen police officers were injured, while at least six police vehicles were vandalized. Cuomo said at a press conference that the mayor “underestimates” the …