“The void we created by not providing information was filled by skepticism and cynicism and conspiracy theories which furthered confusion… you don’t provide the information, something will provide the information,” Cuomo said. “Most of all, the void we created allowed disinformation.”…

Of the 613 nursing homes in New York, Cuomo said 365 received a patient from a hospital. Of the 365, Cuomo said 98% already had COVID-19 in their facilities.

“COVID did not get into the nursing homes from people coming from hospitals,” Cuomo said Monday. “COVID got into nursing homes by staff walking into nursing homes.”