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Cuomo Blames Washington After Oregon Shootings

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ALBANY, N.Y. -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo pointed a finger squarely at Washington on Thursday after a gunman killed at least 10 people at a community college in Oregon, according to the Time Warner Cable News.

In his comments to the news outlet, Cuomo -- whose signature piece of gun control legislation, the SAFE Act, was passed soon after the Newtown, Connecticut, shootings -- referred to gun violence in America as a "sickness," and questioned when the U.S. Congress will pass a "sensible" law.

According to media reports, a 20-year-old gunman killed at least 10 people Thursday in a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.

Authorities have said that the shooter, too, was killed. Several others were wounded in the attack, according to reports.

Read more about the shootings here .

Read the more about Cuomo's comments here .

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