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New York Post
De Blasio deputy admits no one’s really running City Hallto put up luxury condos. And for a de Blasio donor to snag an instant $72 milli
De Blasio deputy admits no one’s really running City Hall
New York Post / Posted yesterday
to put up luxury condos. And for a de Blasio donor to snag an instant $72 million profit. In an interview with the city Comptroller’s Office, Shorris said something similar. Yet in two dozen-plus instances, he told that investigator he just... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Who has returned campaign cash donated by Ciminelli?had audited the first phase of the Buffalo schools reconstruction in 2004 and 2
Who has returned campaign cash donated by Ciminelli?
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
had audited the first phase of the Buffalo schools reconstruction in 2004 and 2006, DiNapoli’s deputy comptroller said the Comptroller’s Office “does not presently plan to engage an audit of the program at this time” and encouraged the board to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State, local politicians who received Ciminelli money scrambling in wake of federal pay-to-play chargeshad audited the first phase of the Buffalo schools reconstruction in 2004 and 2
State, local politicians who received Ciminelli money scrambling in wake of federal pay-to-play charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
had audited the first phase of the Buffalo schools reconstruction in 2004 and 2006, DiNapoli’s deputy comptroller said the Comptroller’s Office “does not presently plan to engage an audit of the program at this time” and encouraged the board to... Read more
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Wilson County News
Record $270M in unclaimed propertySeptember 28, 2016 | 9 views | Post a commentThe Texas Comptroller’s office r
Record $270M in unclaimed property
Wilson County News / Posted 3 days ago
September 28, 2016 | 9 views | Post a commentThe Texas Comptroller’s office returned a record $270 million in unclaimed property to rightful owners during the past fiscal year, reported Comptroller Glenn Hegar. The Comptroller’s office has... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz in fight with other Erie County officials over ECMC financingPoloncarz is engaged in a high-stakes financial dispute with political opponent
Poloncarz in fight with other Erie County officials over ECMC financing
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Poloncarz is engaged in a high-stakes financial dispute with political opponents in the County Legislature and the County Comptroller’s Office over how to pay an unexpected bill that’s come due: the cost of caring for the poor and underinsured at... Read more
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Salon.com
Look Again: The day’s most compelling images from around the globetossed from floats by the handful, plastic crap emblazoned with an HVAC systems
Look Again: The day’s most compelling images from around the globe
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
tossed from floats by the handful, plastic crap emblazoned with an HVAC systems corporate logo or last year’s 12th District Comptroller’s Office election slogan — but these little girls take parade-going to the next level. They’re not grabbing,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Big Man on Campusservices accounted for nearly half of the private sector jobs in the Bronx in 2
Big Man on Campus
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
services accounted for nearly half of the private sector jobs in the Bronx in 2012, according to the New York State Comptroller’s office. “We think we’re going to attract biotech, we’re going to attract higher education, and we’re going to... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
State audit critical of Wallkill Hook and Ladder bookkeepingprocedures for cash receipts, cash disbursements, fundraising or the audit of c
State audit critical of Wallkill Hook and Ladder bookkeeping
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 6 days ago
procedures for cash receipts, cash disbursements, fundraising or the audit of claims, according to an audit by the state comptroller’s office. The review covered the period of January 1, 2012 through February 28, 2014. Auditors also found that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Hell To Pay" - The Final Condition For A Market Crash Is Falling Into Placewe do: Mar 12, 2013 New figures show that the bonus bonanza of 2013 didn’t di
"Hell To Pay" - The Final Condition For A Market Crash Is Falling Into Place
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
we do: Mar 12, 2013 New figures show that the bonus bonanza of 2013 didn’t disappoint. According to the New York State Comptroller’s office, Wall Street firms handed out $26.7 billion in bonuses to their 165,200 employees last year, up 15... Read more
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The Daily Record
Auditors: Comptroller’s office sent $8.7M in tax revenues to wrong towns ANNAPOLIS — State auditors say about $8.7 million in tax revenues were distri
Auditors: Comptroller’s office sent $8.7M in tax revenues to wrong towns
The Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — State auditors say about $8.7 million in tax revenues were distributed to the wrong towns in Montgomery County. Citing a recently obtained audit, The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport escapes from list of fiscally stressed municipalitiesno longer on the state’s list of fiscally stressed local governments, two years
Lockport escapes from list of fiscally stressed municipalities
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
no longer on the state’s list of fiscally stressed local governments, two years after it nearly ran out of cash. The State Comptroller’s Office Thursday confirmed an announcement made at Wednesday’s Common Council meeting by Mayor Anne E.... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
The ups and down of sales tax allocationson the streets and businesses show signs of improvement According to the Septe
The ups and down of sales tax allocations
Pleasanton Express / Posted 10 days ago
on the streets and businesses show signs of improvement According to the September Sales and Use Tax report from the Texas Comptroller’s office, towns in Atascosa County, as well as statewide, are lagging behind the allocations seen in 2013 through... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas Gives Returns Record Amount of Unclaimed Propertya record amount of unclaimed property this year, and more Texas residents are d
Texas Gives Returns Record Amount of Unclaimed Property
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
a record amount of unclaimed property this year, and more Texas residents are due to collect some cash. "The Texas Comptroller’s office returned a record $270 million in unclaimed property to rightful owners during the past fiscal year. . .... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
County struggles with audit resultsproblems that came to light more than a year ago. According to County Auditor
County struggles with audit results
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 15 days ago
problems that came to light more than a year ago. According to County Auditor Debra French, auditors from the State Comptroller’s Office have been working for more than a year to untangle a series of complicated transactions discovered in... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Battles continue over County budgetover whether Schawe will take over certain judicial duties, allowing him to col
Battles continue over County budget
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 22 days ago
over whether Schawe will take over certain judicial duties, allowing him to collect a stipend of $25,200 from the State Comptroller’s Office. “That does affect the budget,” said Commissioner Alfredo Munoz. “Your salary is tied to the salary we... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
State Comptroller Calls For Improved Oversight Of Child Care Program In Sag Harbor School Districtrecording and depositing cash were adequately segregated or that deposits were
State Comptroller Calls For Improved Oversight Of Child Care Program In Sag Harbor School District
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 23 days ago
recording and depositing cash were adequately segregated or that deposits were made in a timely manner,” according to the comptroller’s office. The district’s after-school program was expanded in 2012-13 to include before-school care for children... Read more
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Boston Globe
Comptroller unveils ‘truth machine’detailed information on state contracts, for instance, and make it easy to trac
Comptroller unveils ‘truth machine’
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
detailed information on state contracts, for instance, and make it easy to track spending by vendors’ zip code. The comptroller’s office built the site, with Seattle-based technology firm Socrata, in anticipation of a new public records law... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
‘CTHRU’ aims to unlock potential of open data in state governmentrecords requests that is going to allow just free access and open access to the
‘CTHRU’ aims to unlock potential of open data in state government
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
records requests that is going to allow just free access and open access to the data and that is what makes us, both the comptroller’s office and Massachusetts, unique,” Shack said. Featuring data dating back to fiscal 2010, updated at least... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Schawe ignores DA advice, insists on stipendProbate cases, and will collect the stipend. Indeed, an affidavit sworn by Scha
Schawe ignores DA advice, insists on stipend
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 29 days ago
Probate cases, and will collect the stipend. Indeed, an affidavit sworn by Schawe on Aug. 8 and received by the State Comptroller’s Office on Aug. 10, indicates that at least 40 percent of his duties performed as County Judge are judicial... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Judge dismisses Buffalo Urban League suit against comptroller over critical reportreport, so there is no legal basis on which the suit could move forward. “This
Judge dismisses Buffalo Urban League suit against comptroller over critical report
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
report, so there is no legal basis on which the suit could move forward. “This decision vindicates the role of the Comptroller’s Office as the watchdog of taxpayer dollars,” Mychajliw said. The report from the Comptroller’s Office... Read more
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New York Post
NYC comptroller rips Mylan for EpiPen price hikeBresch skyrocketed from $2.45 million in 2007 to $18.9 million today — a 671 pe
NYC comptroller rips Mylan for EpiPen price hike
New York Post / Posted 29 days ago
Bresch skyrocketed from $2.45 million in 2007 to $18.9 million today — a 671 percent increase. Stringer noted that the comptroller’s office and the city pension funds have “consistently opposed the company’s pay practices, voting against its... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Judge dismisses Buffalo Urban League suit against comptroller over critical auditreport so there is no legal basis on which the suit could move forward. “This
Judge dismisses Buffalo Urban League suit against comptroller over critical audit
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
report so there is no legal basis on which the suit could move forward. “This decision vindicates the role of the Comptroller’s Office as the watchdog of taxpayer dollars,” Mychajliw said in a statement. The report from the Comptroller’s... Read more

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