For Cuomo to have any hope of salvaging his legacy, it’s time to stop talking and start taking his own advice. This Jewish process might help.
Cuomo’s resignation and attempt at apology comes at a fitting time in the Jewish calendar, during a month set aside for reflection.
The governor discussed his administration’s response to the rise in antisemitism as well as COVID-related matters
During his 2006 run for attorney general, Cuomo reportedly mocked Jews and ‘their f***ing tree houses.’
These days, Cuomo feels not like a man whose time has come, but one whose time has passed.
Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, Rep. Jerry Nadler and the New York Jewish Agenda are among those urging the NY governor to step down.
“The Governor’s guilt-by-religious-association restrictions have made it impossible for the synagogues to exercise their religious faith.”
While New York City public schools are closing, Jewish day schools and yeshivas are not being asked to comply with the city’s ruling — yet.
“We look forward to working with the yeshiva community and the governor’s office to help implement this plan to reopen our precious yeshivos.”
“We made progress, but not enough,” Cuomo said of Rockland County.