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NY congressman calls for DOJ to investigate Cuomo's nursing home order

Rep. Tom Reed is calling for a federal investigation into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s handling of the pandemic. The Republican from upstate Corning is arguing that the governor’s order requiring nursing homes to accept COVID-19-positive patients directly led to the deaths of thousands of residents."Fifteen thousand souls died as a result of Gov. Cuomo’s order," Reed said Saturday on "Fox & Friends Weekend."Cuomo’s directive, signed into law on March 25 and rescinded in May, required nursing homes to accept coronavirus-positive patients released from hospitals. Reed criticized Cuomo and state leadership in a statement to congressional colleagues."Governor Cuomo’s disastrous March order knowingly…