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Author Topic: NY governor blasts NYC mayor for being on campaign trail when blackout struck  (Read 61 times)

Offline y04185

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One consequence of New York City's Saturday night blackout: It shined a bright spotlight on the tensions between two prominent Democrats, the city's mayor and the state's governor.

As more than 70,000 customers -- plus countless tourists and other visitors -- dealt with the loss of electricity attributed to a transformer fire, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo blasted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who was in Iowa campaigning for president when the massive blackout hit Manhattan.


“I can count the number of times I leave the state basically on my fingers,” Cuomo told CNN, responding to a question about the importance of the mayor being in New York during an emergency.
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Like the mayor knew when there would be a blackout.  Chit we gotta hurricane in Louisiana.  We KNEW that it was coming.  Where is trump? He is busy campaigning with his ICE raids.

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Like the mayor knew when there would be a blackout.  Chit we gotta hurricane in Louisiana.  We KNEW that it was coming.  Where is trump? He is busy campaigning with his ICE raids.

Your man crush for your president, Donald John Trump, is disturbing.

I'm not surprised democrats are bashing each other. 
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Well if I were you or os it would be Obama.  But Obama ain't campaigning, trump is. What is good for the goose is good for the gander.

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 :nono2: This ain't news. It's been a known fact since DeBlasio became mayor of NYC that there had been no love lost between these two.

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Cuomo's comment is patently ridiculous.

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Y - where is your moral outrage about the racist tweet of agent orange?   :popcorn:
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