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San Antonio Express-News
Meet Elliott Broidy, Donald Trump’s New Shady Fundraiserpaid $380,000 to a state official’s brother and another $90,000 to the girlfrie
Meet Elliott Broidy, Donald Trump’s New Shady Fundraiser
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
paid $380,000 to a state official’s brother and another $90,000 to the girlfriend of another top official in the New York comptroller’s office. In return, Briody’s firm pocketed a cool $18 million in management fees, a sum the company was forced... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Meet Elliott Broidy, Donald Trump’s New Shady Fundraiserpaid $380,000 to a state official’s brother and another $90,000 to the girlfrie
Meet Elliott Broidy, Donald Trump’s New Shady Fundraiser
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
paid $380,000 to a state official’s brother and another $90,000 to the girlfriend of another top official in the New York comptroller’s office. In return, Briody’s firm pocketed a cool $18 million in management fees, a sum the company was forced... Read more
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Fortune
ExxonMobil, Chevron Face a Changing Shareholder Climatedoing (on climate research) and how that will affect their long-term business p
ExxonMobil, Chevron Face a Changing Shareholder Climate
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
doing (on climate research) and how that will affect their long-term business plan,” said Pete Trannis of New York State’s comptroller’s office. “It’s almost impossible to imagine they haven’t been doing some of this already.” The so-called proxy... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Increases in costs at Buffalo’s RiverBend site reach $50 millionto provide any information about the hiring arrangement, and there has been no
Increases in costs at Buffalo’s RiverBend site reach $50 million
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
to provide any information about the hiring arrangement, and there has been no contract submitted for review with the State Comptroller’s Office. Cuomo has described Schwartz’s role as conducting an “investigation,” even as federal prosecutors run... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
18th District challenger gives voters more views, issues to considerthan $3 million to elected, countywide officials during the last fiscal year, a
18th District challenger gives voters more views, issues to consider
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
than $3 million to elected, countywide officials during the last fiscal year, according to data we requested from the state comptroller’s office. Efforts by some legislators to eliminate those stipends have gone nowhere. For most, the state... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Batavia Town Board agrees to share cost of bike trail project with city40 families in a section of the town south of Route 33, west of the city. Post
Batavia Town Board agrees to share cost of bike trail project with city
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
40 families in a section of the town south of Route 33, west of the city. Post said a letter has been sent to the state Comptroller’s Office for review, a prerequisite to the receipt of financing through the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Batavia Town Board agrees to share cost of bike trail project with city40 families in a section of the town south of Route 33, west of the city. Post
Batavia Town Board agrees to share cost of bike trail project with city
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
40 families in a section of the town south of Route 33, west of the city. Post said a letter has been sent to the state Comptroller’s Office for review, a prerequisite to the receipt of financing through the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Judge Steve Kouri's promotions and pay raises for two court reporters draws scrutinyin charge of scheduling and other day-to-day necessities of a circuit’s court r
Judge Steve Kouri's promotions and pay raises for two court reporters draws scrutiny
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
in charge of scheduling and other day-to-day necessities of a circuit’s court reporters. According to the state comptroller’s office, only two of Illinois’ circuits had administrators last year: Cook ($155,000 salary) and DuPage... Read more
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examiner.com
Code enforcement officer David Miller’s statement to Brockport residentsa Village Court based on information available to the public. I urge residents
Code enforcement officer David Miller’s statement to Brockport residents
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
a Village Court based on information available to the public. I urge residents to read the most recent New York State Comptroller’s Office audit report of the Sweden Town Court. You be the Judge in this instance. In the May 8th edition of the... Read more
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Bullard Banner News
May sales tax allocations up for Bullard, local counties | May 18, 2016in sales tax allocations.” The city of Bullard will receive a net payment of M
May sales tax allocations up for Bullard, local counties | May 18, 2016
Bullard Banner News / Posted 8 days ago
in sales tax allocations.” The city of Bullard will receive a net payment of May local sales tax allocations from the Comptroller’s Office in the amount of $41,486.41, a 21.03 percent rise from the $34,276.81 from the amount the city received... Read more
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KERA North Texas
It’s Been One Year Since The Biker Shootout In Waco, And No One Has Gone To Trialasked lawmakers to create the facility last year, Fort Worth Star-Telegram repo
It’s Been One Year Since The Biker Shootout In Waco, And No One Has Gone To Trial
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
asked lawmakers to create the facility last year, Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported. “Under the new Texas law, the comptroller’s office is working to create the state’s first bullion depository — which could hold deposits of gold and other... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
State audit finds construction delays at area public housing programsThursday, May 12, 2016 ALBANY – The State Comptroller’s Office has found probl
State audit finds construction delays at area public housing programs
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday, May 12, 2016 ALBANY – The State Comptroller’s Office has found problems with the administration of the public housing modernization program run by New York State Homes and Community Renewal have led to years-long delays in projects in... Read more
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Wilson County News
Texas Spendingprograms. Detailed databases related to spending and budgets for the State are
Texas Spending
Wilson County News / Posted 14 days ago
programs. Detailed databases related to spending and budgets for the State are readily available. For example, the Texas Comptroller’s Office maintains a detailed dataset of expenditures by category (at http://www.TexasTransparency.org) which... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Cruz ends campaign, Perry endorses Trump for president | May 11, 2016April 2015; and - Oil and natural gas production taxes, $147 million, down 36.
Cruz ends campaign, Perry endorses Trump for president | May 11, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 14 days ago
April 2015; and - Oil and natural gas production taxes, $147 million, down 36.1 percent from April 2015. According to the comptroller’s office, sales tax revenue is the largest source of state funding for the state budget, accounting for 56... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
State Comptroller Releases Information On Physical Activity In SchoolsThree new infographics from the Comptroller’s Office of Research and Education
State Comptroller Releases Information On Physical Activity In Schools
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
Three new infographics from the Comptroller’s Office of Research and Education Accountability (OREA) examine physical education and physical activity in Tennessee’s schools. May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. The infographics include... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Report finds no bias at Kean University, but critics see flawsRaymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the h
Report finds no bias at Kean University, but critics see flaws
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
Raymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the helm, most recently a report from the state Comptroller’s Office faulting Kean and two other schools for a lack of transparency in hiding payroll costs in student... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Report finds no bias at Kean University but hiring critics see flawsRaymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the h
Report finds no bias at Kean University but hiring critics see flaws
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
Raymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the helm, most recently a report from the state Comptroller’s Office faulting Kean and two other schools for a lack of transparency in hiding payroll costs in student... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Kean University absolved of racial bias, but hiring of consultant with a criminal background fails to quell criticsRaymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the h
Kean University absolved of racial bias, but hiring of consultant with a criminal background fails to quell critics
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
Raymond Lesniak. Farahi has weathered a number of controversies while at the helm, most recently a report from the state Comptroller’s Office faulting Kean and two other schools for a lack of transparency in hiding payroll costs in student... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State audit questions payments to Lockport housing chiefmaking unapproved payments to its executive director, a contention the director
State audit questions payments to Lockport housing chief
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
making unapproved payments to its executive director, a contention the director and the board chairman denied. The state Comptroller’s Office said Executive Director Kevin Bancroft is receiving the authorized salary of $76,996, but it questioned... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probeannually with title of director of communications and special projects, accordi
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
annually with title of director of communications and special projects, according to records furnished by the state Comptroller’s Office. Cutler, one of a number of insiders whose career has spanned two different Cuomo administrations, once... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Manatee clerk warning of recorded deed scam letterdeed is a public record and is permanently maintained and preserved by the Mana
Manatee clerk warning of recorded deed scam letter
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
deed is a public record and is permanently maintained and preserved by the Manatee Clerk of Circuit Court and County Comptroller’s Office,” said Clerk Angelina Colonneso. “You do not have to pay a private company for a copy." You can view... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County Charter proposals spur charges of partisan politicsthe authority of the County Executive’s Office – currently controlled by a Demo
Erie County Charter proposals spur charges of partisan politics
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
the authority of the County Executive’s Office – currently controlled by a Democrat – while expanding the power of the Comptroller’s Office and the Legislature, both controlled by Republicans. Several changes were suggested by Comptroller... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Chamber Corner: FedEx to break ground on distribution center Thursdaypublic servant and we continue to appreciate his support of chamber events and
Chamber Corner: FedEx to break ground on distribution center Thursday
The Middletown Press / Posted 18 days ago
public servant and we continue to appreciate his support of chamber events and activities. The previous occupant of the comptroller’s office is Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman, who was also a fantastic friend to our chamber during her tenure as... Read more
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New York Post
City managers sue de Blasio for discriminationmanagers — who range in age from 41 to 63 and work for the Departments of Healt
City managers sue de Blasio for discrimination
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
managers — who range in age from 41 to 63 and work for the Departments of Health, Parks, Education, Housing and the Comptroller’s Office — are asking a judge to reinstate their two days of paid annual leave and a .47 percent salary... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
3 Henrico suspects arrested in interstate cigarette trafficking operationYork: “Henrico County Police Division, the New York City Sheriff’s Office, the
3 Henrico suspects arrested in interstate cigarette trafficking operation
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 20 days ago
York: “Henrico County Police Division, the New York City Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police PACE Team, Maryland Comptroller’s Office, Pennsylvania State Police, Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, Chesterfield County Police, Richmond City... Read more
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Oakbrook Suburban Life
DuPage Senior Citizens Council receiving Meals on Wheels state funds – for nowIt also cut a significant number of staff as part of the cost-saving measure.
DuPage Senior Citizens Council receiving Meals on Wheels state funds – for now
Oakbrook Suburban Life / Posted 21 days ago
It also cut a significant number of staff as part of the cost-saving measure. However, through a court order, the state comptroller’s office began approving 70 percent of the allotted Meals on Wheels payments at the end of January, and the... Read more
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Warrenville Press
DuPage Senior Citizens Council receiving state funds – for nowIt also cut a significant number of staff as part of the cost-saving measure.
DuPage Senior Citizens Council receiving state funds – for now
Warrenville Press / Posted 21 days ago
It also cut a significant number of staff as part of the cost-saving measure. However, through a court order, the state comptroller’s office began approving 70 percent of the allotted Meals on Wheels payments at the end of January, and the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime adviserfrom COR. The CHA and COR work was for “consulting fees,” the report states. A
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime adviser
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
from COR. The CHA and COR work was for “consulting fees,” the report states. According to payroll records from the state Comptroller’s Office, Percoco began in the Attorney General’s Office making $120,000 shortly after Cuomo was elected in 2006.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probeFor both companies, Percoco listed the money as being for “consulting fees.’’
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
For both companies, Percoco listed the money as being for “consulting fees.’’ According to payroll records from the state comptroller’s office, Percoco began in the attorney general’s office shortly after Cuomo was elected in 2006; he was making... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime advisorfrom Cor. The CHA and COR work was for “consulting fees,” the report states. A
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime advisor
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
from Cor. The CHA and COR work was for “consulting fees,” the report states. According to payroll records from the state comptroller’s office, Percoco began in the attorney general’s office making $120,000 shortly after Cuomo was elected in 2006.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Town Hall internal auditor hired as schools finance supervisorWe look forward to welcoming Ms. Maranan to the GPS team.” Maranan has worked
Greenwich Town Hall internal auditor hired as schools finance supervisor
Greenwich Time / Posted 23 days ago
We look forward to welcoming Ms. Maranan to the GPS team.” Maranan has worked as internal auditor in the town’s Comptroller’s Office since 2012, auditing financial records and recommending improvements for better financial control and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probedid not have to list the income he received from the state of New York in 2014
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
did not have to list the income he received from the state of New York in 2014 and payroll records from the state comptroller’s office were not immediately available Monday. The disclosure form does not list the time period in 2014 in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Food Program Leader Charged With Stealing $162,165 Of Money Intended To Feed Childrenhas been charged with stealing $162,165 in federal grant funds as a result of a
Food Program Leader Charged With Stealing $162,165 Of Money Intended To Feed Children
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
has been charged with stealing $162,165 in federal grant funds as a result of a special investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office. Ms. Jives-Nealy operated Kingdom Dominion Worldwide Ministries, Inc., in Memphis and received grant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo’s mayor prepares for 2018-19 tax hike as the city growsFriday, the city could have raised taxes by about $4 million – or 2.8 percent –
Buffalo’s mayor prepares for 2018-19 tax hike as the city grows
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
Friday, the city could have raised taxes by about $4 million – or 2.8 percent – under the tax cap, according to the city comptroller’s office. There’s no way to predict what the increase could be in 2018-19, but given that the calculation is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Voucher reimbursement, tax-exempt status are hot topics at Marilla work sessionfurther information ... so the individual can be paid. That way you can educate
Voucher reimbursement, tax-exempt status are hot topics at Marilla work session
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
further information ... so the individual can be paid. That way you can educate and maybe alleviate it in the future.” Gingerich said the vouchers weren’t addressed when the state comptroller’s office audited the town. No formal action was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘Everyone is literally flabbergasted,’ state source says of Buffalo Billion probea young family, needed to make more money. Like Cuomo, Percoco lives in Westche
‘Everyone is literally flabbergasted,’ state source says of Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
a young family, needed to make more money. Like Cuomo, Percoco lives in Westchester County. Payroll records from the state comptroller’s office were unavailable Saturday to show precisely when Percoco went off and then returned back to his... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo Billion probe has ‘Everyone ... literally flabbergasted’a young family, needed to make more money. Like Cuomo, Percoco lives in Westche
Buffalo Billion probe has ‘Everyone ... literally flabbergasted’
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
a young family, needed to make more money. Like Cuomo, Percoco lives in Westchester County. Payroll records from the state comptroller’s office were unavailable Saturday to show precisely when Percoco went off and then returned back to his... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Temer govt would press ahead with Brazil corruption fightthe Car Wash investigation. The document also calls for the government to gran
Temer govt would press ahead with Brazil corruption fight
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
the Car Wash investigation. The document also calls for the government to grant more powers of oversight to the national comptroller’s office and legislation to impose tougher penalties for corrupt executives at state-run... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hearing to be held to examine fees charged by N.J. state collegesMila Jasey, D-Essex, said in a press release announcing that the hearing would
Hearing to be held to examine fees charged by N.J. state colleges
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
Mila Jasey, D-Essex, said in a press release announcing that the hearing would be scheduled. Earlier in the week the state comptroller’s office issued a report on the mandatory fees, singling out William Paterson and Kean universities and The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
School budgets shifting tax burden to state dollarstaxpayers can expect a bit of relief — though they might have to look carefully
School budgets shifting tax burden to state dollars
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
taxpayers can expect a bit of relief — though they might have to look carefully for it. Data compiled from the New York comptroller’s office, statewide education organizations and adopted school budgets shows that for 23 of the 27 public school... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. comptroller: William Paterson, 2 other colleges owe students explanation of mandatory feeson fees – for everything from technology to athletics – that cost students betw
N.J. comptroller: William Paterson, 2 other colleges owe students explanation of mandatory fees
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 29 days ago
on fees – for everything from technology to athletics – that cost students between $3,600 and $4,600 annually. The comptroller’s office faulted the schools – which charged students a combined $115 million fees in 2013 – with hiding payroll... Read more
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Market Watch
Why your life feels more like ‘Girls’ than ‘Sex and the City’have a fair and fighting chance to make it in the city,” he said. “We have to p
Why your life feels more like ‘Girls’ than ‘Sex and the City’
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
have a fair and fighting chance to make it in the city,” he said. “We have to pay more attention to this generation.” NYC Comptroller’s office. Most of us aren’t making enough these days to have a closet full of Jimmy Choos. It might seem... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Hein, Noble reveal details of sales tax agreementfor our mutual constituents as well as all Ulster County residents. The agreeme
Hein, Noble reveal details of sales tax agreement
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 29 days ago
for our mutual constituents as well as all Ulster County residents. The agreement is subject to final approval by the state comptroller’s office, the county legislature and the city’s common council. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Hein, Noble reveal details of sales tax agreementessential services and the partnerships we need to do even more. The agreement
Hein, Noble reveal details of sales tax agreement
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 30 days ago
essential services and the partnerships we need to do even more. The agreement is subject to final approval by the state comptroller’s office, the county legislature and the city’s common council. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Looking back at 2016’s busy legislative session in Tenn.education in history with a tax decrease. And not only is the state’s debt down
Looking back at 2016’s busy legislative session in Tenn.
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
education in history with a tax decrease. And not only is the state’s debt down, but we didn’t take on any new debt. The comptroller’s office can’t find another year in which that happened,” he said. In other action, the Legislature: Restored... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio used ‘slush fund’ to support faulty pre-K programslast July 1, representatives said. The DOE has since dropped all four pre-K pr
De Blasio used ‘slush fund’ to support faulty pre-K programs
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
last July 1, representatives said. The DOE has since dropped all four pre-K providers. Now it plans to ask the city Comptroller’s Office to retroactively approve contracts with the vendors so taxpayer money can repay the Fund for the City of... Read more
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Gawker
NYC Election Board Official Suspended Without Pay Over Bungled Primarypurged from the books in advance of the election, leading to investigations fro
NYC Election Board Official Suspended Without Pay Over Bungled Primary
Gawker / Posted 1 months ago
purged from the books in advance of the election, leading to investigations from the state attorney general and the city comptroller’s office. According to the News’s sources, the problems came after Haslett-Rudiano skipped a crucial step when... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Emergency Gear Is Tax Free This Weekend: From Plastic Sheeting To Portable Generatorspredictable, so we really are hoping folks get out there and take advantage of
Emergency Gear Is Tax Free This Weekend: From Plastic Sheeting To Portable Generators
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
predictable, so we really are hoping folks get out there and take advantage of this weekend,” says Chris Bryan with the Texas Comptroller’s Office. But not every supply is tax-free. Here are some highlights: There's no limit on number of purcha... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Briefly in Dentonis the first time the state is having this sales tax holiday after it was passe
Briefly in Denton
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
is the first time the state is having this sales tax holiday after it was passed in the Legislature last year, and the comptroller’s office estimates it will save people $1.4 million. The following items will be tax-free this weekend:... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Low water pressure in hydrants is latest problem for Falls Water Boarddiscussed a City Council resolution that calls on the board to use excess cash
Low water pressure in hydrants is latest problem for Falls Water Board
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
discussed a City Council resolution that calls on the board to use excess cash in the debt service fund, which the state comptroller’s office found in a recent audit, to reimburse the entire cost for repairs to the 72nd Street water line. The... Read more
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