Policy

Gov. Cuomo on Feb. 2, 2021.
A successful lawsuit against the state may soon reveal all the records.
Dr. Jacqueline Delmont, Chief Medical Officer at Somos delivers the COVID-19 vaccine at St. Luke's church in the Bronx.
Vaccine distribution has been woefully unequal. Here’s how New York might start to fix it.
Governor Cuomo has relied more heavily on private hospital executives than on state officials.
This isn’t the first time the governor has turned to or listened to old friends and allies.
New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker
New York City and state have each been criticized for failing to release information on vaccinations, deaths and more.
New York State Attorney General Tish James
A new report says the Cuomo administration may have undercounted COVID-19 deaths of nursing home residents by as much as 50%.
A woman receives the vaccine at the New York State Vaccination Site in the Bronx.
That state appears to be falling short on efforts to get people of color vaccinated against the coronavirus.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that the city has canceled 23,000 vaccination appointments.
Two weeks into New York’s expanded coronavirus vaccine rollout, some parts of the state are hitting the brakes.
Syringes
Public health advocates say it could reduce HIV transmission.
A woman gets vaccinated at Calvary Baptist Church in White Plains.
Confusion in the county has led many to book vaccine appointments in New York City.
Governor Cuomo during the State of the State address on Monday.
Public health experts hope the discovery acts as a “wakeup call” about New York’s troubling increase in cases.
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