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

Opponent Slams Spitzer For Saying Weiner Shouldn’t Be Mayor

Former governor and current city comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer said Monday that Anthony Weiner should not be running for mayor in the wake of his latest sexting scandal.

07/29/2013

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

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

Spitzer Hits The Streets, Campaigns Outside Queens Subway Station

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer has held his first official voter meet-and-greet since getting on the ballot for New York City comptroller.

07/23/2013

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

Gillibrand, Women’s Groups Back Scott Stringer In NYC Comptroller’s Race

Gillibrand, who rarely endorses in a Democratic primary, said on Monday that Stringer is “clearly the best choice” for the financial watchdog position. She singled out Stringer’s “temperament and judgment,” praise that was likely a swipe at the former New York governor’s track record.

07/22/2013

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

Eliot Spitzer (Kris Connor/
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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

Zimmerman Protest

Zimmerman Found Not Guilty: New Yorkers Take To The Streets

Strong reaction has erupted in New York and across the country after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer, now running for NYC comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Candidate Spitzer Discusses Comeback Hopes In Late-Night Appearance

The disgraced former governor assured his spot on the primary ballot for New York City Comptroller and Democratic opponent Scott Stringer has decided not to challenge the nominating petitions.

07/12/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer, now running for NYC comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Beaming Spitzer Claims He Recorded More Than 27,000 Signatures

The disgraced former governor stood outside the offices of the Board of Elections on Thursday night and revealed to a throng of reporters he had obtained more than enough signatures to get on the Democratic primary ballot.

07/11/2013

Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

David Paterson ‘Stunned’ By Eliot Spitzer’s Run For New York City Comptroller

Former New York Gov. David Paterson said he was in “stunned disbelief” when he learned that his old boss, Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer, had entered the race for New York City comptroller.

07/11/2013

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

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No Cars Allowed Until Labor Day On Much Of Central Park East, West Drives

For the next couple of months, much of the East and West drives in Central Park will be closed to automotive traffic.

07/08/2013

FILE - Passengers wait on a subway platform in NYC. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Florida Man Killed By Subway Train At UWS Station

Just after 5 a.m. Thursday, police said Bobby Legrand Guin from Mary Esther, Florida was hit by a northbound local A train at the West 109th Street and Central Park West station.

04/04/2013

Madison Square Garden (credit: Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Manhattan BP Stringer Wants Madison Square Garden Separate From Penn Station

Stringer said three times more people commute through Penn Station today than when MSG was first approved in 1963. He is calling on the Garden to move in the next 10 years to allow Penn Station to expand.

03/28/2013

Liam Armstrong, 18, was struck and killed by a subway while attempting to cross the tracks on March 26, 2013. (credit: Image via Facebook)

L.I. Community In Shock After High School Senior Hit, Killed By Subway Train

Smithtown High School East senior Liam Armstrong, 18, died Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train, police said.

03/27/2013

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