Thomas DiNapoli

Lawmakers Blast Gov Cuomo’s Budget Proposal

Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos is blasting a proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo that would allow the governor to reallocate funding approved by the Legislature.


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DiNapoli: NY Faces ‘Fragile’ Economic Recovery Following Recession

State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli also released a report on economic trends, which found an uneven recovery from the recession that’s still hitting many areas hard three years later.


New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli (file / credit: Comptroller's Office)

DiNapoli: Economic View Shaky As Cuomo Prepares Budget

As Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to present his budget proposal for the coming fiscal year, a state financial report shows the boomlet that appeared briefly in the spring has fizzled.


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DiNapoli: Weakness On Wall Street Could Hurt State Economies, Cost Jobs

Wall Street is again losing jobs because of global economic woes, threatening tax revenue for a city and state heavily reliant on the financial industry, New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Tuesday.


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New Yorkers: You Might Own A Piece Of $11 Billion In Unclaimed Funds

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is trying to find the owners of $11 billion in unclaimed funds.


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Study Says New York Cities To Be Hit Harder By Pension Costs

An analysis by the Manhattan Institute says New York’s cities will be hit especially hard by rising public pension costs.


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Comptroller DiNapoli Says Overtime ‘Flows Like Water’ At Port Authority

Almost $86 million of overtime was paid last year to 5,360 of the authority’s 6,977 employees, most for PATH and the public safety workers, auditors said.


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State Auditors: Excessive Overtime At Port Authority

New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Wednesday overtime “flows like water” at the agency responsible for the region’s airports, seaports, PATH rail system, tunnels and bridges between New York and New Jersey.


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President Obama Announces Debt Deal

Both the Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate are throwing their weight behind a debt-limit agreement sealed with President Barack Obama and top leaders of Congress.


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Report Faults MTA For Subway Service Disruptions In NYC

A report released Sunday by the New York State Comptroller and New York City Comptroller says the MTA should do a better job of managing disruptions and keeping straphangers informed.


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Mayor Bloomberg Among Those Frustrated By Debt Ceiling Stalemate

The standoff on Capitol Hill over deficit reduction and raising the debt ceiling shows no signs of breaking.


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Tax Returns Show Incomes Of Top New York State Officials

Tax returns showed that Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s income topped $200,000 last year from his salary as attorney general and investment income from mostly tax-exempt bonds.


NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli (credit: CBS 2)

Audit: NYC HS Dropout Rate Higher Than Reported

Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that the graduation rate for that year was between 62.9 percent and 63.6 percent. The Department of Education listed it at 65.5 percent.


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NY Comptroller: MTA Anti-Terror Projects Over Budget

Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said overall costs for anti-terror projects have risen 44 percent. They include reinforcing bridges, tunnels and stations and electronic surveillance and fire ventilation projects.


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DiNapoli: Wall Street 2010 Bonuses Estimated At $20.8 Billion

The estimate of cash bonuses to New York City securities industry employees is down from what was actually paid in 2009.