Cuomo delivers second of four State of the State addresses

Cuomo delivers second of four State of the State addresses
Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his 2021 State of the State address Monday. (Source: WWNY)

ALBANY, N.Y. (WWNY) - Tuesday was the second of four parts of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address.

On Monday, he gave a 45-minute overview. On Tuesday, he spent 30 minutes drilling down on reviving the state’s economy during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

The governor said rapid testing is key to reopening the economy.

Cuomo also addressed the importance of reviving the arts and announced the New York Arts Revival, a series of popup performances, and the return of the Tribecca Film Festival this summer.

He also said he plans to appoint a commission to help the state adapt to a changing economic climate.

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