andldquo;You only see that in a movie, and itandrsquo;s happening to us.andrdquo; De Niro did praise Cuomo, 62, telling Tapper the governor was andldquo;doing a great job.andrdquo; RELATED: Trump Jabs at Cuomo andmdash; Who Responds in Real-Time on TV: andlsquo;Maybe He Should Get Up and Go to Workandrsquo; andldquo;Itandrsquo;s so refreshing to see him speak and take charge, no matter what happens,andrdquo; De Niro said. Trump, 73, had tweeted that Cuomo andldquo;should spend more time andlsquo;doingandrsquo; and less time andlsquo;complaining’andrdquo; as the New York leader, a Democrat, told reporters during his daily coronavirus briefing that the state wasnandrsquo;t ready to reopen its economy until it had widespread testing capabilities, which would require the federal governmentandrsquo;s help. RELATED:andnbsp;Donald Trump Says He Doesnandrsquo;t andlsquo;Believeandrsquo; New York Needs 30,000 Ventilators to Help Coronavirus Patients Cuomo responded in real-time during Fridayandrsquo;s press briefing. andldquo;First of all, if heandrsquo;s sitting home watching TV maybe he should get up and go to work, right?andrdquo; Cuomo told reporters after being made aware that Trump was apparently live-tweeting the briefing. Letandrsquo;s try to focus on that.andrdquo; As of Friday, more than 12,000 people have died in New York City, according to aandnbsp;New York Timesandnbsp;tracker, out of more than 222,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, which causes the COVID-19 respiratory disease.
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