NY Governor Andrew Cuomo has been honored with an international Emmy Award.

The International Emmys tweeted “Gov Andrew M Cuomo of NY will receive the International Emmy Founders Award in recognition of his leadership during the Covid19 pandemic & his masterful use of TV to inform & calm people around the world.”

The group added “The Emmy will be presented to @NYGovCuomo on Nov 23”

Many conservatives were not impressed.

Here is just some of the backlash on Twitter.