Mario Cuomo Quotes

Fiscal prudence does not prevent government from providing shelter for the homeless, work for the idle, care for the elderly and infirm, and hope for the destitute.

 
Context
When budget cutting was deemed necessary, the Governor was a strong voice for not cutting services to the most needy.
Mario Cuomo
Mario Cuomo
  • Born: June 15, 1932
  • Died: January 1, 2015
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Mario Matthew Cuomo was an American politician of the Democratic Party. He served as the 52nd Governor of New York for three terms, from 1983 to 1994, Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1979 to 1982, and Secretary of State of New York from 1975 to 1978.