Tag: Andrew Cuomo


Cuomo on Trump Tweets: ‘This Is Not the Time to Foment Hate’

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) took aim at President Donald Trump and declared it was “not the time to foment hate.” Trump tweeted criticism of the so-called Diversity Visa Lottery program after reports that alleged New York

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New York’s Summer Subway Crisis Puts More Pressure on Cuomo, De Blasio

NEW YORK CITY — Commuters in the Big Apple are having another rotten week after a track fire shut down four subway lines, pictures of which were plastered all over the front pages of the city’s newspapers Tuesday — putting more pressure on Democratic politicians in charge of making the trains run.


Zionist Org of America: ‘Disgrace’ for NY Taxpayers to Fund ‘Bigot’ Linda Sarsour’s Speech

Morton Klein, the president of the Zionist Organization of America, has addressed a letter to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo expressing his “shock and horror” that leftist sharia advocate and alleged terrorist supporter Linda Sarsour was tapped by CUNY’s Graduate School of Public Health & Public Policy as their commencement speaker, urging him to cancel her appearance at the taxpayer-funded university.

Anti-Israel demonstrators march behind a banner of the BDS organization in Marseille, June 13.. (photo credit:GEORGES ROBERT / AFP)

New York Governor Cuomo Just Caused Some BDS Hysteria

Last week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed an Executive Order No. 157, directing state agencies to divest public funds from companies and organizations aligned with the Boycott, Divest, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against the State of Israel.

30,000 Parade Through Manhattan in Support of Israel Despite Rain

Despite a persistent downpour of rain some 30,000 people marched through New York on Sunday in the annual Celebrate Israel Parade. Hosted by the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, the parade, which featured floats with dancers, bands, and performers, made its way through Manhattan from 52nd Street to 74th Street.

Cruz Doubles Down on ‘New York Values’ Attack in Big Apple

At a GOP debate in January many thought Texas Senator Ted Cruz made a gaffe when he threw out the phrase “New York values” as an attack on frontrunner Donald Trump. Now that the New York primary is finally at hand, the Senator is taking yet another stab at explaining what the phrase means to help smooth the way for Empire State Republicans to pull the Cruz lever.

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California to Pass Highest Minimum Wage Law

California lawmakers on Thursday approved the nation’s highest statewide minimum wage of $15 an hour to take effect by 2022 after it was hailed by Democrats as an example to the nation as it struggles with a growing gap between rich and poor.


Friends, Family Grieve New York Air National Guardsman Killed by Taliban

Friends and family grieved for a New York Air National Guardsman killed in southern Afghanistan’s volatile Helmand province last Monday after a Taliban suicide bomber rammed a motorcycle-borne improvised explosive device (IED) into his patrol near Bagram Air Base, the largest U.S. military facility in the war-torn nation.