East Farmingdale, NY- New York Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul sat down with Savannah Guthrie on NBC’s Today show on Thursday and discussed Hochul’s plans for she takes over as Governor of New York State in less than two weeks. On the topic of masks in schools, Hochul told Guthrie, “I believe they’ll end up being mask mandates. I just don’t have the authority at this moment,”. The incoming Governor also told NBC’s Today Show, that she plans run in the 2022 election. Kathy Hochul, 62, will become New York’s 57th Governor on August 24, 2022.
Photo: New York Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul takes part in a remote interview on NBC’s TODAY with Savannah Guthrie from her office at the state Capitol Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)