According to Cuomo, Staten Island causes a quarter of all deaths caused by the NYC virus

Governor of New York Andrew CuomoAndrew CuomoStates is pushing back the CDC’s demand for personal information from COCID-19 vaccinees. Don’t let “vaccination policy” delay life-saving. Hill’s morning report – presented by Facebook – Congress is facing a year-end crisis; Biden CONTINUES to elect his Secretary of Defense (D) on Wednesday reported that the city of Staten Island accounts for a quarter of all deaths in New York, despite the fact that the island’s population makes up only 5 percent of the city’s population.

At the daily press conference, Cuomo spoke to “elected officials” and residents of Staten Island who had violated the restrictions on the coronavirus, stating that non-compliance with the rules would have “devastating” consequences.

“Staten Island has fallen from the lowest mortality rate in New York, now it has the highest mortality rate. Staten Island has a 40% higher mortality rate than the Bronx than Brooklyn, Queens or Manhattan. … Twenty-five percent of New York’s i all deaths come from Staten Island. Staten Island is only five percent of New York’s population. ”

“More people have died on Staten Island, more people are dying on Staten Island. That’s what this Staten Island movement has done,” he said.

The governor’s remarks follow a week after masses of mostly mostly undisguised protesters gathered one day in front of Staten Island’s bar after civilian officers closed Mac’s town hall because they were operating under a curfew at 10 p.m.

New York State has imposed restrictions on restaurants that ban indoor and outdoor dining in early November, after a 10:00 a.m. curfew, according to NBC4 New York.

Prior to the protests, the bar owners declared the space an “autonomous zone” and informed that they were not complying with the restrictions of COVID-19.

Staten Island has been a hot spot in the city for the past month, with cases in most of the islands showing a steady 14-day uptrend, according to The New York Times. New York City itself has registered more than 342,000 cases and more than 24,000 deaths since the start of the pandemic by Wednesday morning.

About the same time as the protests on Staten Island, the mayor of New York City Bill de BlasioBill de Blasio, the U.S. mayor of New York, says the city is in a “bleak” financial situation amid the pandemic. U.S. records show more than 14 million cases of coronavirus in New York with a positivity rate above 5 percent, the highest since May. (D) announced that the city is achieving a coronavirus infection rate of more than 5 percent, the highest positivity test the area has seen since May.

The mayor said on Tuesday that the positivity rate has consolidated the proximity to tighter restrictions on the coronavirus and said he would re-enforce them “in days” as cases continue to rise in the city, the US News and World Report writes.