Cuomo Defends New York’s Response After NY Post Report on Nursing Home DeathsEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday responded to the growing criticism of his handling of the CCP virus situation in the state’s nursing homes, coming after several reports were published that suggested the administration attempted to delay the release of COVID-19 deaths in state-run health care facilities. “The New York State Department of Health fully and publicly reported all COVID deaths in nursing homes in hospitals. They have always been fully reported,” Cuomo said during a news conference. “We paused the state legislature’s request. We voluntarily complied with the [Department of Justice’s] request for information. Two very different things,” he added. “Nursing homes have the most vulnerable populations, we know that.” Cuomo further said there was no connection between the nursing home questions and emergency powers that he used. Cuomo, a Democrat, then insisted that “all deaths in nursing homes and hospitals were fully, publicly and accurately reported,” adding that …Read More

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