14 Total Quotes

Andrew Cuomo Quotes

There was never a war on poverty. Maybe there was a skirmish on poverty.
Andrew Cuomo
#American Politician #Poverty

When you start to have one or two homes to come back, it starts to develop an energy in the community,
Andrew Cuomo
#Energy

showed good business judgment, knowing that these continued lawsuits would be the untimely death of the gun industry.
Andrew Cuomo
#Business

If companies know we're going to enforce the law, you'll see more compliance. And $6.5 billion says we're going to enforce the law,
Andrew Cuomo
#Law

He would be proud with the progress, because we have come far. But he would point to how far we still have left to go. Discrimination is still alive and well in America. It is hard to admit, but we will never solve a problem that we will not admit.
Andrew Cuomo
#Progress

If you're a friend to the working people of New York, and you're a friend to the labor movement, then raise the minimum wage,
Andrew Cuomo
#Labor

Seventy-six percent that received services moved out of homelessness into permanent housing, into productive lives,
Andrew Cuomo
#Homelessness

need affordable housing. Why? Because the strong economy actually drives up rents and those people who are at the bottom of the income spectrum or on fixed incomes can't afford the rents.
Andrew Cuomo
#Economy

It didn't take long for people to figure out that this was a way to scam the system,
Andrew Cuomo
#People

This is an abysmal failure of city, state and federal government,
Andrew Cuomo
#Failure

Pine Ridge is simply the poorest census tract in the nation, ... The main business on the reservation is a gas station. All of the housing is HUD housing, Indian housing, which is in many cases deplorable.
Andrew Cuomo
#Business

Cuts that Congress is considering to HUD's budget would deprive 97,000 people of jobs, 156,000 families of affordable housing and 16,000 families and individuals who are homeless or who have AIDS of vital housing assistance, ... At a time of unprecedented national prosperity, Congress shouldn't rob the poorest Americans to provide reckless tax cuts and create a new deficit.
Andrew Cuomo
#Congress

Even in a city like New York, we talk about opening housing and diversity and access to housing, but it is a major problem. It's gonna be one of my priorities as the attorney general.
Andrew Cuomo
#Diversity