Andrew Cuomo in Israel

08.14.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The Governor and the delegation he's leading are hoping to visit southern Israel today. they met with prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday, as well as President Reuven  Rivlin. The group, which includes assembly speaker Sheldon Silver and senator majority co-leaders Dean Skelos and Jeff Klein, also visited the western wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and met with new york students in Jerusalem. This is Cuomo's fourth visit to Israel, but his first international trip since becoming governor in 2011.