New York politicians are hovering ravenously over Gov. Andrew Cuomo, like vultures circling a mortally wounded stallion. Mocked as Governor Granny-killer, Cuomo’s fellow Democrats now attack him for covering up the needless coronavirus deaths of fragile seniors.
The grand dame of the far Left is just the latest to prey on Cuomo, as his political position looks increasingly precarious.
“I support our state’s return to co-equal governance and stand with our local officials calling for a full investigation of the Cuomo administration’s handling of nursing homes during COVID-19,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., stated Friday. “Thousands of vulnerable New Yorkers lost their lives in nursing homes throughout the pandemic.”
Referring to Cuomo’s top aide, Melissa DeRosa (about whom more shortly), AOC added: “Their loved ones and the public deserve answers and transparency from their elected leadership, and the Secretary to the Governor’s remarks warrant a full investigation.”
Cuomo created the toxic disaster that could send him to Sing Sing:
•Last March 25, Cuomo’s Department of Health ordered nursing homes (NH) as follows: “No resident shall be denied re-admission or admission to the NH solely based on a confirmed