Stringer Calls De Blasio's Fundraising Arm 'Slush Fund;' Mayor Fires BackCity Comptroller Scott Stringer offered a stinging assessment of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s fundraising apparatus Thursday – labeling it nothing more than a slush fund.
Audit Finds Nearly $60 Million In Property Tax Breaks Given To Ineligible OwnersAn audit by city Comptroller Scott Stringer has found tens of millions of dollars in property tax breaks went to dead people.
NYC Comptroller Stringer Wants Free Sunscreen Dispensers In Public SpacesComptroller Scott Stringer is calling on the city to provide free sunscreen dispensers at public parks, beaches, playgrounds and pools.
Stringer: 'Widespread Mismanagement' With MTA's Handling Of Access-A-Ride ProgramThe new audit released Tuesday by Scott Stringer's office found more than 31,000 scheduled rides were missed last year and said the MTA failed to monitor the situation or correct the problem.
Report: NYC Millennials Earn Less, Take On More DebtMillennials in New York City earn about 20 percent less than the previous generation of young workers and are likely to continue struggling from the effects of the recession, according to a new report.
Stringer Issues Plan To Get More New Yorkers To Vote After Record Low TurnoutNew York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Sunday called for measures to encourage people to get to the ballot boxes, with voter turnout at an all-time record low in New York state.
City Officials: E-Cigarette Ads Are Targeting Kids, Must StopComptroller Scott Stringer said the companies are using the old playbook of the tobacco industry when it comes to targeting young people.
Comptroller Stringer: Total Overhaul Needed For NYC's HIV/AIDS Housing ProgramStringer released an audit Thursday showing the city routinely failed to inspect housing sites and did not properly manage vendors.
Comptroller Stringer: Families Living 'Daily Nightmare' At NYC Homeless SheltersMost of New York City's homeless are living in deplorable conditions, and part of the problem may be not enough staff to oversee shelters, according to a new report.
Comptroller: NYC Public Housing Ill-Prepared For EmergenciesHe also said NYCHA does not maintain accurate databases of generators needed in a power failure or of disabled residents who may need extra help to evacuate.
Comptroller: Nearly 1 Million New Yorkers Lack Health InsuranceStringer noted that neighborhoods with large immigrant and younger populations saw much higher rates, with more than 22 percent of residents lacking coverage.
Poll: 48 Percent Of Voters Don't Want De Blasio Re-Elected, But He Leads In 2017 RaceA new poll finds that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio continues to have a mixed approval rating.