Cuomo wishes good day to 'everyone wearing a mask'
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New York Gov. Andrew CuomoAndrew CuomoCuomo likens COVID-19 to the Grinch: 'The season of viral transmission' For Thanksgiving, the Supreme Court upholds religious liberty Cardinal Dolan hails Supreme Court decision on churches, COVID-19 MORE (D) — who has been one of the main public officials calling for Americans to wear masks during the coronavirus pandemic — stayed on brand Saturday, wishing everyone who was wearing a mask a "Happy Saturday."


New York, once the epicenter of the pandemic in the U.S., has been successful in flattening its curve, even as a resurgence of the virus has happened across the American South and the rest of the country.

The state reported 750 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, a positivity rate of 1.05.

Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzOVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump administration proceeds with rollback of bird protections despite objections | Trump banking proposal on fossil fuels sparks backlash from libertarians | EU 2019 greenhouse gas emissions down 24 percent Trump's NATO ambassador pledges 'seamless' transition to Biden administration Potential 2024 Republicans flock to Georgia amid Senate runoffs MORE (R-Texas) offered a snippy retort to Cuomo, tweeting, "[T]o all the New Yorkers whom the governor excluded—sitting at home with your family happily sans mask—happy Saturday to you too!"