This time last year, Governor Andrew Cuomo was the man of the hour in New York, showing stability on a state level not seen by the man in the Oval Office. He even wrote a book about how well he handled the pandemic.
Fast forward 12 months, and Cuomo is hanging on for dear life to a political career now marred by accusations of sexual harassment and undercounting of nursing home deaths from Covid-19. So how did this brutish figure come to power, and what does it say about the state of New York politics?
Jonathan Freedland and Alexis Grennell discuss it all.
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