Reports Say CNN’S Chris Cuomo Got Special COVID-19 Testing

The news anchor emerged as a central figure in the latest damaging stories about his older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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FILE - Chris Cuomo attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual Most Powerful People in Media cocktail reception on April 11, 2019, in New York. Cuomo emerged as a central figure in the latest damaging stories about his older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. According to published reports, Cuomo family members, including Chris, got special treatment a year ago when it came to COVID testing. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
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NEW YORK (AP) — Having a brother for governor is no longer the benefit it once seemed for CNN’s Chris Cuomo. The news anchor emerged Thursday as a central figure in the latest damaging stories about his older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who allegedly gave special treatment to family members and friends during the early days of the pandemic a year ago. An aide to New York’s health commissioner reportedly administered a COVID-19…

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