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NYC Comptroller’s Race

Eliot Spitzer campaigns in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, on Sept. 6, 2013. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Spitzer Knocks Negative Ads In Final Days Before Comptroller Vote

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer took his campaign for city comptroller to a Brooklyn senior center Friday, four days before the Democratic primary.

09/06/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Poll: Spitzer And Stringer Locked In Dead Heat In Race For Comptroller

A Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows Stringer and the scandal-scarred Spitzer at 46 percent each among likely Democratic primary voters.

08/29/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Poll: Spitzer Opens Up 19-Point Lead Over Stringer In Comptroller’s Race

The Quinnipiac University poll shows that among black voters, Spitzer leads Stringer by a three-to-one margin. The poll showed no gender gap.

08/14/2013

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn speaks out against Vito Lopez, May 16, 2013. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

New Poll Has Weiner Plummeting, But No Clear-Cut Mayoral Favorite

New polls were released Friday in the hotly contested races for New York City mayor and comptroller. With the primary just over a month away, voters are starting to really focus on the candidates and narrow down their choices.

08/09/2013

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio in front of City Hall (file / credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Pundit Applauds As De Blasio, Spitzer Start Ad Blitz Courting Minority Vote

There is month to go before the New York City primary and the battle is on for votes. Two of the latest ads from candidates are tailored to the minority community.

08/08/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Spitzer’s Honeymoon Comes To An End As Stringer Goes Full-Out Negative

Unlike the mayor’s race, with Anthony Weiner recently revealed as “Carlos Danger” the sexting king, there are no new salacious details about the other lynchpin of love, Eliot Spitzer.

08/01/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

So Far, Spitzer Has Been Teflon In The Face Of Weiner’s Countless Woes

Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer both resigned because of sex scandals. Both are running for city office. But are Weiner’s new troubles hurting the former governor’s campaign for comptroller?

07/25/2013

Eliot Spitzer attends the Huffington Post 2010 'Game Changers' event at Skylight Studio on October 28, 2010 in New York, City. (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Weiner, Spitzer Need To Thank African-American Voters For Their Poll Position

The so-called “tabloid twins” — Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer — are number one in the polls in their respective races. And it’s support from African American voters that has lifted them up.

07/16/2013

NOW NYC President Sonia Ossorio speaks in front of City Hall in New York City - July 10, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Spitzer Blasts Democrats, Says Some Are Trying To Keep Him Off Comptroller’s Ballot

Eliot Spitzer has launched explosive allegations against his own party. The former New York governor claims a group of Democrats is trying to prevent him from getting on the ballot for city comptroller.

07/10/2013