Newt's World: Ep. 83: How New York Failed Its Citizens – The Spread of COVID-19 – Part 2

Part 2 of our series looking at how the Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, mismanaged the spread of COVID-19 and failed to put measures into place to slow the spread of the virus.  Newt’s guest is Tammy Bruce.


Guest: Tammy Bruce

Tammy Bruce – N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Careless Cruelty Shows in Coronavirus Nursing Home Policy

Tammy Bruce – Nursing Homes and Gov. Cuomo’s Careless Cruelty – RealClear Politics

COVID-19 in New York

New York City Officials Initially Downplayed Coronavirus Threat – National Review

Coronavirus Pandemic: New York was Center of U.S. Outbreak – National Review

The Timeline of How Bill de Blasio Prepared New York City for the Coronavirus – National Review

Cuomo Nursing Home Scandal

March 25, 2020: Cuomo Executive Order – Advisory: Hospital Discharges and Admissions to Nursing Homes

Nursing Home and ACF COVID Related Deaths Statewide – New York Health Department

New York Started Undercounting Nursing Home Resident Deaths After Cuomo Faced Scrutiny – Daily Caller

Cuomo Gave Immunity to Nursing Home Executives After Big Campaign Donation – The Guardian

Response to Cuomo’s Executive Order

Statement on the March 25, 2020 New York State Department of Health Advisory: Hospital Discharges and Admissions to Nursing Homes – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine

May 22, 2020: Letter to Cuomo from Rep. Tom Reed on Cuomo’s Nursing Homes Executive Order

With 5,000+ COVID-19 Deaths in NYS Nursing Homes, Rep. Katko Leads NY GOP in Calling for Investigation into Proper Safety & Health Guidance

New York Nursing Homes Testing

New York Health Department Sent Over 1,600 Damaged Coronavirus Tests to Nursing Homes – New York Post

‘It’s Impossible’: NY Nursing Homes Fret About COVID-19 Testing Order for Workers – NBC New York