New York Gov. Cuomo says Trump will have ‘no fight with me’ on coronavirus, but he’s ‘wrong’ on the law
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo during a press conference.
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will not engage in a fight with President Donald Trump as tension escalated between the two this week over who has authority to reopen the U.S. economy. Trump said he has “total” authority over the states.
“This is not time for politics and it is no time to fight. I put my hand out in total partnership and cooperation with the president. If he wants a fight he’s not going to get it from me. Period,” Cuomo said at a press conference in Albany on Tuesday, adding that Trump is “wrong on the law.”
On Monday, Cuomo announced a formal working group with several other Northeastern governors to coordinate the region’s Covid-19 mitigation efforts as well as any …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]