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Protesters call on Gov. Cuomo to step down

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A protest outside of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office blocked traffic and led to several arrests Wednesday. Protesters are calling for his resignation amid mounting sexual misconduct claims and the mishandling of nursing home deaths. (March 10)

Video Transcript

[CROWD CHANTING]

- Andrew Cuomo, you should quit.

New York needs new leadership.

Andrew Cuomo, you should quit.

New York needs new leadership.

- New York needs new leadership.

- Tax the rich. House the poor. Tax the rich. House the poor.

- He no longer--

- He no longer--

- --represents--

- --represents--

JAWANZA JAMES WILLIAMS: These women have had the courage to speak up, not just for themselves but for vulnerable people. And this man refused to step down.

[HOOTING]

[CHATTER]

- Before I bring up another--

[CROWD CHANTING]

- We are here--

- --outside--

- --outside--

- --Governor Cuomo's--

- --Governor Cuomo's--

- --office.

- --ofice.

ARLENE NORMYLE: All the people that are homeless and have mental problems were taken care of. And then suddenly, because of these corrupt politicians, they were put onto the streets. It is cruel-- Hypocritical to the umpth degree. This man is living in the world of his own. OK.

- Andrew Cuomo needs to quit--

ARLENE NORMYLE: --the epitome of corruption.

[HONKING]

[CHATTER]

- You don't want her to cause injuries [INAUDIBLE]

- You are unlawfully in the roadway and obstructing vehicular traffic--

Or if you resist arrest, you may be charged with additional crimes--

--transport vehicle or if you resist arrest.

- Governor Cuomo needs to tax the rich to house the poor.

- We deserve better than that.

- --sexual harassment--

- We deserve better than Cuomo.