Comptroller

Rev. Al Sharpton and Kharey Wise. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Rev. Al Sharpton Urges Comptroller To Approve $40-Million Settlement For ‘Central Park Five’

A rally was held on Saturday, in support of five men who were wrongfully convicted in the 1989 Central Park jogger case.

06/21/2014

Scott Stringer, City Comptroller. (file/credit: Twitter/Scott Stringer)

Comptroller Stringer Zooms-In On City’s New 311 Contract

A contract awarded to a Montreal-Based CGI on December 31, has caught the eye of City Comptroller Scott Stringer.

01/25/2014

Scott-Stringer

Stringer Wins Contest For New York City Comptroller

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer was elected New York City comptroller Tuesday night, over five other candidates.

11/06/2013

New York City Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota (file /credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

De Blasio Eyes 40% Needed To Avoid Runoff; Lhota Wins Republican Nod

The Democratic front-runner, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, is hoping to eclipse the 40 percent mark that would avoid a runoff.

09/11/2013

Scott Stringer and Eliot Spitzer (credit: Geety Images)

Poll: Stringer Leads NYC Comptroller’s Race With 50 Percent

A new poll shows Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer leading with 50 percent of likely Democratic primary voters in the New York City comptroller’s race.

09/09/2013

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Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer Argue Over Credibility In Comptroller Debate

The debate is sponsored by WCBS-TV, WCBS 880, 1010 WINS, El Diario La Prensa, Common Cause and is sanctioned by the Campaign Finance Board.

08/22/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Spitzer, Stringer Get Personal At Comptroller Candidates’ Debate

New York City comptroller candidates Eliot Spitzer and Scott Stringer traded heated barbs Monday night in their second debate.

08/12/2013

Eliot Spitzer (Kris Connor/
Getty Images Entertainment)

GOP Strategist Files Objection To Eliot Spitzer’s Comptroller Petition Signatures

E. O’Brien Murray filed an objection shortly before a midnight deadline Monday. He said he reviewed the more than 27,000 signatures that Spitzer, a Democrat, gathered in a four-day burst and found errors.

07/16/2013

Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer (file / credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Spitzer Heckled, Asks Public For ‘Forgiveness’ In Bid For NYC Comptroller

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer met with voters in Union Square on Monday to launch his comeback attempt.

07/08/2013

Classroom (file / credit: clipart.com)

Liu: NYC High School Selection ‘Unfair, Deeply Flawed’

New York City Comptroller John Liu’s office audited the process that the city’s Department of Education uses to assign each eighth grader to a high school for the following year.

06/13/2013

Bloomberg State Of The City

Bloomberg To Propose More Electric Car Parking, Styrofoam Ban

On the eve of his State of the City address, Mayor Michael Bloomberg had a new ban in store, as well as a parking proposal that might drive some New Yorkers crazy.

02/13/2013

Nassau County Logo (credit: CBS 2)

A Double Digit Deficit For Nassau County In 2011

Financial statements reveal that Nassau County ended the 2011 fiscal year with a deficit of over 50 million dollars.

07/13/2012

City Comptroller John Liu (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: Comptroller John Liu’s Job Approval Drops

Liu’s campaign spokesman says that given the daily barrage of bad news, they’re “surprised his numbers are that good.”

12/15/2011

City Comptroller John Liu (credit: CBS 2)

Report: NYC Comptroller Liu Hires Ex-Chief Broker Of MF Global

Kevin Davis left MF Global in 2008 after the firm lost more than 90 percent of its market value.

12/01/2011

Patient gets a mammogram (file/credit: CBS 2)

Audit Finds ‘Dangerously’ Long Mammogram Wait Times At 9 NYC Hospitals

Comptroller John Liu said long waits put women in jeopardy and violated the city’s policies recommending waits of no more than two weeks for routine screening.

05/05/2011

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