Andrew Cuomo was born on December 6, 1957 in NewYork . Andrew comes from a Italian background. In 1971, Andrew Cuomo graduated from Saint Gerard's School. He then graduated from Archbishop Molloy High School in 1975 and received his B.A. from Fordham University in 1979. After graduating from Fordham university he received his Juris Doctor degree from Albany Law School in 1982. From 1990 to 1993, during the administration of Mayor of New York City David Dinkins, Cuomo served as Chairman of the New York City Homeless Commission, which was charged with developing policies to address the homeless issue in the city and to develop more housing options. He married Kerry Kennedy in 1991 and had three children named Cara, Michaela and Mariah Cuomo. Cuomo was a governor of New York for four years.
Andrew Cuomo is Pro-Choice. He believes that women should make decisions concerning pregnancy, abortion, and adoption. He supports the Reproduction Rights Act and federal abortion funding.
The Governor has been committed to transforming our state’s education system into one that focuses on improving student performance and increasing school accountability.
Middle class families and small businesses will now save nearly $1 billion in taxes.
Environment : Signed into law the Community Risk and Resiliency Act to strengthen New York State’s preparedness for the effects of climate change and help protect communities against severe weather and sea level rise.Foreign Relations : Announces Partnership With China Southern Airlines to Promote New York State as a Global Tourism Destination.
Launched the Immigrant Entrepreneurship Training Series to help immigrants across New York State start and grow businesses.
Gun : The SAFE Act prevents criminals and the dangerously mentally ill from buying guns, cracks down on illegal guns and bans only the most dangerous assault weapons.
Plans to make five international trade missions to promote global business opportunities in state.
Cuomo has a has a redesign team that thinks of ideas about health care delivery and insurance, the health care workforce, economics, business, consumer rights and other relevant areas.
Emergency Preparedness Commission
Since the the disasters have occurred over the 2 years, cuomo Has charged three commissions that will improve the New York state preparedness and response capabilities and strengthen the state’s infrastructure to with satan disasters.
Cuomo has launched the Combat heroin campaign . He wants to tell new yorkers the results about what going to happen to you if you take drugs . He wants to warn New Yorkers by telling us about the risk of illegal drugs and the signs of addiction.
Andrew Cuomo provides a way to participate and connect with government so we can share our opinion and ideas for New York's future.
Anti -Hunger Task
This task provides goods to reduces hunger such as getting involved in funded programs such as snaps. Also it increases the quality and expands healthy food throughout New York.
Campaign & Political Reform
Gov. Andrew Cuomo included a proposal for public financing of political campaigns in his budget address .
He wants to legalize same sex-marriage and wants to “enact marriage equality” on September 2010. The State surpassed in many countries and many states in the United States along the Northeast Region.