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At Inauguration, Cuomo Rallies State Against Trump

Jan 01, 2019 - The New York Times

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York on Tuesday cast himself and the state that he leads as progressive beacons and a bulwark against President Trump, taking the oath of office while standing on Ellis Island.

In his third inaugural address, Mr. Cuomo pledged to pursue a “new justice agenda” that would confront a “cancer” of hatred and division that he said threatened the nation.

Mr. Cuomo conspicuously avoided invoking the president by name, even as he sharply rebuked a federal g...