New York

Nolte: Times Square Shooting Forces Anti-Cop De Blasio to Deploy More Cops

Failed New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, a far-left Democrat who promised to slash the New York City police budget by $1.5 billion, is backpedaling big time. Last month, he increased the NYPD budget by $130 million and this week, in the wake of those horrible weekend killings in Times Square, he’s deploying more police officers to the area:

New York police department (NYPD) officers stand on Times Square in New York on May 9, 2021. (Photo by Ed JONES / AFP) (Photo by ED JONES/AFP via Getty Images)

Poll: Gov. Andrew Cuomo Net Favorability -28%, Gov. Ron DeSantis +2

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D) net favorability is under water as Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) continues to see more positive numbers despite constant criticism from the establishment media over his response to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic, an Economist/YouGov survey released this week found.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during a press conference to discuss the first positive case of novel coronavirus or COVID-19 in New York State on March 2, 2020 in New York City. - Governor Andrew Cuomo said March 2, 2020 he expects the new coronavirus is spreading in New …

New York State Eases Restrictions But Still Not 100% Open

New York is easing some of its capacity restrictions but still not allowing certain businesses to operate at 100 percent capacity, despite red states such as Florida and Texas doing so and continually reporting fewer new cases of the Chinese coronavirus per capita.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo listens to speakers at Grace Baptist Church, a new pop-up vaccination site, in Mount Vernon, New York on March 22, 2021. - Cuomo was there to encourage all people to get vaccinated, especially those in underserved communities that were the most effected by the pandemic. …