“… “We fought the NRA and we won, and we outlawed assault weapons to keep them from the hands of mad men who are killing innocents.” …”
According to the Washington Post the speech was a stinker:
“… The New York governor will forever be compared to his father — legendary liberal New York governor Mario Cuomo. That’s a tough legacy to follow, especially when it comes to big speeches at Democratic conventions … But, Andrew Cuomo is simply not the orator that his father was and his speech never reached the heights some had hoped for him …”
Perhaps if he had chosen a more popular topic it would have gone over better:
— Bill Hammond (@NYHammond) July 28, 2016
The Governor forgets that the price of his “win” was the end of his own presidential aspirations.