Andrew Cuomo

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Andrew Cuomo
Andrew Cuomo 2019.jpg
Cuomo in 2019
56th Governor of New York
Assumed office
January 1, 2011
LieutenantRobert Duffy
Kathy Hochul
Preceded byDavid Paterson
Chair of the National Governors Association
Assumed office
August 5, 2020
DeputyAsa Hutchinson
Preceded byLarry Hogan
Vice Chair of the National Governors Association
In office
July 26, 2019 – August 5, 2020
Preceded byLarry Hogan
Succeeded byAsa Hutchinson
64th Attorney General of New York
In office
January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2010
GovernorEliot Spitzer
David Paterson
Preceded byEliot Spitzer
Succeeded byEric Schneiderman
11th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
In office
January 29, 1997 – January 20, 2001
PresidentBill Clinton
Preceded byHenry Cisneros
Succeeded byMel Martínez
Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development for Community Planning and Development
In office
May 28, 1993 – January 29, 1997
PresidentBill Clinton
Preceded bySkirma Kondratas
Succeeded bySaul Ramirez, Jr.
Personal details
Andrew Mark Cuomo

(1957-12-06) December 6, 1957 (age 63)
New York City, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Kerry Kennedy
(m. 1990; div. 2005)
Domestic partnerSandra Lee (2005–2019)
ParentsMario Cuomo
Matilda Raffa
RelativesChris Cuomo (brother)
Margaret Cuomo (sister)
ResidenceExecutive Mansion
EducationFordham University (BA)
Albany Law School (JD)
WebsiteGovernment website

Andrew Mark Cuomo (born December 6, 1957) is an American politician. He is the 56th and current Governor of New York.

He was 64th New York State Attorney General and the 11th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under Bill Clinton.

He was born in Queens. His father Mario Cuomo was also Governor of New York and Andrew worked for him.

Cuomo has promoted several policies:

He was reelected governor in 2014. In 2020, he became well known across the country over his leadership and handling over the COVID-19 pandemic in New York.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Inslee, New York Governor Cuomo, and California Governor Brown announce formation of United States Climate Alliance | Governor Jay Inslee". June 1, 2017. Retrieved June 2, 2017.