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Governor Cuomo on May 12, 2020.
The governor’s excuses for leaving sign language interpretation out of his pandemic don’t make much sense.
State Republicans are following the president’s lead in taking an adversarial approach to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Protesters urge New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to Reopen New York during a rally at the New York state Capitol on May 1, 2020.
Outrage over social distancing arrests could loosen restrictions on organizing protests.
Williamsburg Bridge in spring
New Yorkers’ response to sunny weather could indicate how they will adhere to social distancing measures as time passes.
The June 23 New York Democratic presidential primary has been canceled.
Progressives angry at decision to boot Bernie Sanders off ballot.
Governor Cuomo at Pathways Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on April 12th.
The state said supplying private nursing homes with personal protective equipment wasn’t its responsibility.
Governor Cuomo visiting the White House will underscore how far he will go to get what he wants from the president.
The governor has made a few key trips during the coronavirus pandemic.
President Trump during a coronavirus update briefing on Monday, March 30th.
The governor is still trying to play nice with the president.
President Trump answering press questions alongside the COVID-19 task force on April 9th.
The White House’s congressional task force on reopening the economy leaves out lawmakers from the epicenter of the outbreak.
Assembly Member Richard Gottfried (second from left) and State Senator Gustavo Rivera (third from left) at the Healthy NY City & State event last year.
State health committee chairs blast White House response, state Medicaid cuts.