Gov. Cuomo holds moment of silence to honor TX, MN, LA shooting victims

Governor Andrew Cuomo says Americans need to stand united in the wake of the shootings in Dallas, Minnesota, and Louisiana.

Governor Andrew Cuomo says Americans need to stand united in the wake of the shootings in Dallas, Minnesota, and Louisiana. (7/9/16)

WOODBURY - Governor Andrew Cuomo says Americans need to stand united in the wake of the shootings in Dallas, Minnesota, and Louisiana.

“This country's greatest strength is its diversity. We're not one race, one religion, we come from different places all across the globe," Cuomo says.

 

The governor also held a moment of silence to honor the victims of the shootings.

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