City Comptroller

Advocates for strengthening rent laws in NYC rally outside City Hall before Council hearing (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Rally Held Outside City Council Hearing On Extending, Strengthening Rent Regulations

City Councilman Jumaane Williams and other advocates argue with 60,000 people in city shelters right now, that number will spike if rent protections are not strengthened.

03/02/2015

Children on a playground. (Credit: CBS 2)

City Comptroller Calls On Parks Dept. To Make Playgrounds Safer

City Comptroller Scott Stringer said park injury claims have cost tax payers $20 million.

03/01/2015

Eliot Spitzer (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Reports: Spitzer Planning Run For City Comptroller

Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is has decided to seek the nomination for city comptroller, according to multiple published reports.

07/07/2013

City Comptroller John Liu in front of the Marriott Marquis hotel - Feb. 12, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Liu: A Staggering Number Of NYC Households Have No Internet Access

City Comptroller John Liu said this week that over a third of Bronx households have no Internet access or computer.

04/06/2013

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer

Manhattan Borough President Stringer Announces Run For City Comptroller

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer announced Sunday that he will run for city comptroller next year.

11/18/2012

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

Audit: Dozens Of NYC Schools Fall Short Of State Physical Ed Requirements

“The DOE has failed to give students the legally required amount of physical education and failed to follow its own recommendations for fighting high rates of childhood obesity,” Comptroller Liu said.

10/05/2011

Ex-NYC Comptroller Fined $600,000

The city Environmental Control Board found that Thompson’s 2009 campaign posted more than 8,000 illegal signs.

02/03/2011

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

NYC Uncovers Pension Fraud Involving Dead Workers

New York City has uncovered at least 14 instances of pension fraud totaling $500,000.

09/27/2010