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NEW YORK — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gave a special shout-out during his State of the State address to a man who gave his shirt to a homeless man on the subway.

"We are joined today by Joey Resto who was in the news this week for literally giving his shirt off his back and the hat off his head to a shirtless, shivering homeless man in the subway. Let’s give Joey Resto a big round of applause for being a good Samaritan. Raise your hand, Joey!"

Resto was seen in a video giving the shirt off his back to a shivering homeless man on a Brooklyn-bound A train. He also gave the man a knitted hat and put it on him.

The video went viral on social media with over 14 million views on Facebook.

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