Quotations of the day
- Article by: The Associated Press
- Associated Press
- October 12, 2013 - 2:05 AM
"We will not allow this international symbol of freedom to remain closed because of the dysfunction and gridlock of Washington," Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in a statement, as state and federal officials agreed to reopen the Statue of Liberty despite an ongoing standoff between President Barack Obama's administration and the Republican majority in the House that has halted federal funding for national parks.
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