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Comptroller John Liu

Bill de Blasio attends a press conference outside the United Nations headquarters on Sept. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio, Other City Leaders Promise Immigration Reform

Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is committed to immigration reform, regardless of whether the laws change in Washington.

10/23/2013

Anthony Weiner (C) smiles while courting voters outside a Harlem subway station a day after announcing he will enter the New York mayoral race on May 23, 2013. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo On Weiner: If He’s Elected Mayor, Then ‘Shame On Us’

There was a stunning denunciation Thursday of Anthony Weiner’s mayoral bid by none other than the scandal-fighting governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo.

05/23/2013

Patients are taken to ambulances at Bellevue Hospital during a planned evacuation October 31, 2012 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: NYC To Spend $500M To Repair Schools, Hospitals

The plan would allocate $200 million for the Department of Education and $300 million for the New York City Health and Hospital Corporation to repair extensive damage.

11/12/2012

City Comptroller John Liu (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Comptroller John Liu’s Campaign Treasurer Arrested For Alleged Fraud Scheme

Jenny Hou, whose real name is Jia Hou, faces fraud charges. Authorities say Hou used “straw donors” to funnel over-the-limit illegal contributions to the Liu campaign.

02/28/2012

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

Amid Alleged Scandal, Just How Viable A NYC Mayoral Candidate Is Comptroller Liu?

One of City Comptroller John Liu’s top money men was busted for using bogus donors to hide massive contributions, and Liu was forced to hire a criminal attorney to represent him in the ongoing probe.

11/18/2011

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

Fundraiser For Comptroller Liu Faces Charges Of Wire Fraud, Conspiracy

Xing Qu Pan was arrested Wednesday after surrendering to authorities on charges of attempted wire fraud and conspiracy.

11/16/2011

Mayor Bloomberg joins Comptroller Liu and labor leaders to announce major pension investment governance and management reforms. (Credit: Edward Reed/Flickr)

City Plans Major Overhaul Of Public Pension System

The plan is to consolidate management of the city’s five pension plans into one unified board with about a dozen directors. The current five boards have 58 directors.

10/27/2011

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

NYC Comptroller John Liu To Review Campaign Donations

Liu says he’ll conduct the internal review following allegations of irregularities.

10/13/2011

FILE - A cat sits in her cage at an Animal Care and Control Shelter in New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Comptroller: AC&C Has Made Improvements, But More Needed

Comptroller John Liu released the findings of the audit on Thursday, which was a followup to one that was completed back in 2006.

09/29/2011

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NYC Payroll Project Manager Gerard Denault Fired For Falsifying Own Timesheets

The project manager who developed the long-delayed and costly CityTime payroll system has been fired for ripping off the city by paying himself for hours that he did not work.

05/26/2011

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

NYC Comptroller Flunks High School Report Cards

City Comptroller John Liu has flunked the New York City Department of Education’s high school grading system.

05/15/2011

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

City Council To Debate Living Wage Legislation In NYC

The Fair Wages for New Yorkers Act would use taxpayer subsidies to expand living wage jobs. The City Council scheduled a public hearing for Thursday afternoon.

05/12/2011

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

NYC Comptroller John Liu Rejects Teacher Recruitment Contract

Comptroller John Liu said the 5-year contract was submitted by the Department of Education last month to recruit and train teachers from non-traditional backgrounds to become public school teachers.

03/11/2011

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Eye On New York: On Money Woes

In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Don Dahler discusses New York’s and Mayor Bloomberg’s budget with New York City Comptroller John Liu.

02/27/2011

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

Comptroller Wins Big For Cheated Workers

Twenty-four workers will be splitting over $2 million in settlement money won by Comptroller John Liu.

02/21/2011

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