Republican members of the House of Representatives Committee want to subdue Gov. Andrew Andrew to testify about the exact number of nursing home COVID-19 deaths in New York last year, saying he “owes it to thousands of families “Because they lost their loved ones. The Governor’s “alleged negligence,” according to a report.
R ep. James Comer (R-Ky.), A ranking Republican on the Housing Oversight Committee, and other GOP members of the panel sent a letter to Chairman Rep. Truth, under oath, directly from Governor Cuomo, Fox News reported on Wednesday, Citing a copy of the missile.
Claiming that the governor’s administration is “engaged in cover-ups that are most vulnerable to COVID-19,” he wants Maloney “on a full committee hearing with Governor Cuomo as sole witness pay attention.”
“Additionally, we formally request a thorough investigation by the Oversight Committee,” the letter said. “We are grateful to the thousands of families who lost loved ones due to the alleged negligence of Governor Cuomo.”
Comer reported that GOP members of the House chose the Subcommittee on the Coronovirus Crisis when they asked for information about nursing home fatalities in June – about a request denied by Democrats when they demanded “accountability and transparency” from Cuomo .
Since then, Republicans on the panel have sent three more document requests to Cuomo, but have been “ignored”.
“Today, we respectfully request that you document, information and communications first requested by the Deputy Selectman Republicans,” Comer wrote, alleging the governor was “actively obstructing Congress’ access to this information is.”
Tea Letter stated that Cuomo has a documented track record of misleading the public “including orchestrating a cover up to conceal the truth from the State Legislature of New York, the US Congress, and possibly,”. US Department of Justice
Comer and other Republicans said, “The only way to bring the truth to light and inform future public health decisions is to fully investigate Governor Quomo’s actions.”
GOP Reps. Jodie Hais, Jim Jordan, Andy Biggs, Glenn Grothman, Michael Cloud, Ralph Norman, Pete Sessions, Paul Gosar, Virginia Fox, Bob Gibbs, Clay Higgins, Fred Keller, Andrew Clyde, Nancy Mess, Scott Franklin, Jake Latterner. The report states, Pat Fallon, Yvette Herrell and Byron Donalds signed the letter.
The Post revealed in a blockbuster story earlier this month that top Cuomo ally Melissa Derasa acknowledged Democratic lawmakers at Empire State that the administration is more than apprehensive about the death toll in nursing homes from the Justice Department that the then president Trump will use the numbers against him.
The cover-up of the alleged deaths has since been investigated by the FBI and the Brooklyn US Attorney’s Office and asks lawmakers to attack Cuomo.
The state’s Attorney General Letitia James released a report last month about Cuomo’s order from March 25, 2020, directing the nursing home to accept coronovirus patients from hospitals.
He said that if deaths occur in hospitals, then the death toll could be more than 50 percent.
A study by the nonprofit Empire Center for Public Policy found that “possibly more than 1,000” fatalities were caused by the order of Cuomo, which has since survived.
The analysis also noted that the directive “is associated with more than one in 5,780 nursing deaths statewide in late March and early May.”