Ron Kim

FILE - In this June 8, 2020, file photo, Assemblyman Ron Kim, D-Queens, speaks during a press briefing at the state Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Kim says Gov. Andrew Cuomo vowed to "destroy" him, during a private phone call last week for criticizing his handling of COVID-19 outbreaks at nursing homes. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)

Gov. Cuomo threatens N.Y. lawmaker over nursing home criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) has doubled down on threats he made to a fellow New York lawmaker. According to reports Wednesday, the governor allegedly vowed to “destroy” Democrat assemblyman Ron Kim during a phone call for making critical remarks of his administration’s handling of nursing home deaths.