• New York governor Andrew Cuomo will receive an Emmy for showing 'leadership' during his daily COVID-19 press briefings

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at a press conference in September.
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    Andrew Cuomo is set to receive an Emmy award for his daily televised press briefings during the pandemic, the Academy announced on Friday.
    The Academy said Cuomo will be acknowledged for "his leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic and his masterful use of television to inform and calm people around the world."
    Cuomo said he found the Emmy recognition "flattering" and that he was going to accept it on behalf of New Yorkers.
    The recent announcement has received criticism...
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