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Crain's New York Business
When our leaders don't lead, the housing crunch gets worseNew Yorkers would prefer height and bulk to the shelter system or the streets.
When our leaders don't lead, the housing crunch gets worse
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
New Yorkers would prefer height and bulk to the shelter system or the streets. Rodriguez is hardly an anomaly. Comptroller Scott Stringer, in full pandering mode, told demonstrators that the project would cause evictions. As they were pulling up... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio to Donald Trump Jr.: Bring it onanyone," he said. "Very comfortable with anyone and everyone who wants to chall
De Blasio to Donald Trump Jr.: Bring it on
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
anyone," he said. "Very comfortable with anyone and everyone who wants to challenge me coming forward." Comptroller Scott Stringer and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. are frequently floated as potential competition for the mayor next... Read more
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New York Post
Smoking-gun evidence that union bosses run New Yorknot really the one calling the shots: Unions are. That became crystal clear fr
Smoking-gun evidence that union bosses run New York
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
not really the one calling the shots: Unions are. That became crystal clear from e-mails and documents City Comptroller Scott Stringer released this week linked to the city’s decision to lift deed restrictions from the Rivington House nursing... Read more
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Officer.com
Suspect Arrested in NYC Killings of Imam, Aideand Uddin as “examples of goodness and righteousness. They were examples of pea
Suspect Arrested in NYC Killings of Imam, Aide
Officer.com / Posted 9 days ago
and Uddin as “examples of goodness and righteousness. They were examples of peace and understanding.” City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Letitia James also attended the funeral. After the service, which was attended by an... Read more
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Lowell Sun
N.Y. police arrest man who may be linked to Muslim killingscameras to the corners of city mosques and bring more patrols to the neighborho
N.Y. police arrest man who may be linked to Muslim killings
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
cameras to the corners of city mosques and bring more patrols to the neighborhood. But where de Blasio, City Comptroller Scott Stringer and other officials alluded to divisive rhetoric, local Bengali leaders were more direct. "This bigot acted... Read more
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CBS News
Police "strongly believe" person in custody killed NYC imam, associateabout your brother your mother your father and your children? And this is when
Police "strongly believe" person in custody killed NYC imam, associate
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
about your brother your mother your father and your children? And this is when we all have to come together," Comptroller Scott Stringer said. WCBS 880's Stephanie Colombini "While we do not yet know the motivation for the murders of Maulama... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Imam killing increases dread among NY Muslimstoday to show solidarity - and call for unity. "Those individuals were assassi
Imam killing increases dread among NY Muslims
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
today to show solidarity - and call for unity. "Those individuals were assassinated in cold blood," City Comptroller Scott Stringer said, joining mosque leaders on the front steps before the cameras. "All of us, of all different faiths, must... Read more
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Daily Herald
Nature Art Week in Naperville blends handmade with naturalJenny Kendler, who created "See the Forest," will meet with visitors at 1 p.m.
Nature Art Week in Naperville blends handmade with natural
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Jenny Kendler, who created "See the Forest," will meet with visitors at 1 p.m. Sunday to discuss the work and the message hidden among the upturned tree roots. She'll be joined by arborist Scott Stringer of Bartlett Tree Experts in Bo... Read more
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Reuters
New York City's economy slowed in second quarter: Comptrollerthe year. "Our city's economy is still growing - but in 2016 we've gone from a
New York City's economy slowed in second quarter: Comptroller
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
the year. "Our city's economy is still growing - but in 2016 we've gone from a sprint to a jog," New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said in a statement. "This report confirms that our recovery is no longer gaining steam." New York City's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New York City's economy slowed in second quarter: Comptrollerthe year. "Our city's economy is still growing - but in 2016 we've gone from a
New York City's economy slowed in second quarter: Comptroller
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
the year. "Our city's economy is still growing - but in 2016 we've gone from a sprint to a jog," New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said in a statement. "This report confirms that our recovery is no longer gaining steam." New York City's... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Elmhurst Dairy closes the last milk-processing plant in the city amid industry consolidationdictate prices to farmers and undercut competitors. Tough times in the industr
Elmhurst Dairy closes the last milk-processing plant in the city amid industry consolidation
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
dictate prices to farmers and undercut competitors. Tough times in the industry may be one reason why city Comptroller Scott Stringer found in 2014 that Elmhurst, Beyer and Queens-based distributor Bartlett Dairy had engaged in “possible... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City should not have awarded housing deal to buyer of former nursing home, local groups sayJoel Landau encouraged Slate to keep mum on the deed change and sale, according
City should not have awarded housing deal to buyer of former nursing home, local groups say
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
Joel Landau encouraged Slate to keep mum on the deed change and sale, according to an investigative report from comptroller Scott Stringer. "After striking a deal to sell Rivington House, Mr. Landau urged the buyers not to discuss the transaction... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
NYC pension costs soar with investment shortfallsa combined return of 1.46 percent in fiscal year 2016, according to preliminary
NYC pension costs soar with investment shortfalls
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
a combined return of 1.46 percent in fiscal year 2016, according to preliminary estimates released by City Comptroller Scott Stringer. This is a significant shortfall -- the pension system assumes a 7 percent return on investment. "Pensions... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Summer numbers put the heat on de Blasiomargins. De Blasio garners 43% of the vote in a three-way matchup with former S
Summer numbers put the heat on de Blasio
Crain's New York Business / Posted 18 days ago
margins. De Blasio garners 43% of the vote in a three-way matchup with former Speaker Christine Quinn and Comptroller Scott Stringer and 45% in a one-on-one race against Stringer, who has 32% support. The rule of thumb, however, is that an... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Bratton's early exit | Brexit-proof budget | Letter from Brooklynseen slowing growth, DiNapoli said, and he praised Mayor Bill de Blasio for pad
Bratton's early exit | Brexit-proof budget | Letter from Brooklyn
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
seen slowing growth, DiNapoli said, and he praised Mayor Bill de Blasio for padding the city's reserves. City comptroller Scott Stringer also had kind words for the mayor but also stressed the ongoing need for the control board's oversight of the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Elmhurst Dairy closes the last milk-processing plant in the city amid industry consolidationdictate prices to farmers and undercut competitors. Tough times in the industr
Elmhurst Dairy closes the last milk-processing plant in the city amid industry consolidation
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
dictate prices to farmers and undercut competitors. Tough times in the industry may be one reason why city Comptroller Scott Stringer found in 2014 that Elmhurst, Beyer and Queens-based distributor Bartlett Dairy had engaged in “possible... Read more
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New York Post
Scott Stringer flouts assigned seating to avoid de BlasioSitting next to Mayor de Blasio wasn’t an option. Comptroller Scott Stringer i
Scott Stringer flouts assigned seating to avoid de Blasio
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
Sitting next to Mayor de Blasio wasn’t an option. Comptroller Scott Stringer ignored assigned seating at a meeting of the state Financial Control Board Tuesday by taking a seat next to Deputy Mayor Anthony Shorris, rather than De Blasio as was... Read more
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New York Post
NYC’s leaders have mixed feelings about Bratton’s exitBill Bratton has served this City with distinction, keeping our citizens and ne
NYC’s leaders have mixed feelings about Bratton’s exit
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
Bill Bratton has served this City with distinction, keeping our citizens and neighborhoods safe,” City Comptroller Scott Stringer said in a statement. “I want to thank him for working to reduce crime in the nation’s largest... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State board praises mayor's budget, but warns of slowdownYork State Financial Control Board, Jeff Sommer, also cited Brexit as a cause o
State board praises mayor's budget, but warns of slowdown
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
York State Financial Control Board, Jeff Sommer, also cited Brexit as a cause of economic worry for the city. Comptroller Scott Stringer, who yesterday slammed the de Blasio administration's managerial abilities in a report, also praised the... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio backtracks on ‘historic’ rescue of probed hospital— calling it “a truly historic moment, a transcendent moment for health care in
De Blasio backtracks on ‘historic’ rescue of probed hospital
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
— calling it “a truly historic moment, a transcendent moment for health care in New York City.” Meanwhile, Comptroller Scott Stringer issued a report on the scandalous Rivington House nursing home deal, reporting that 40 administration... Read more
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DNA Info
'Passive and Unquestioning' City Officials Led to Rivington Sale: StringerComptroller Scott Stringer has released the results of his office's investigati
'Passive and Unquestioning' City Officials Led to Rivington Sale: Stringer
DNA Info / Posted 23 days ago
Comptroller Scott Stringer has released the results of his office's investigation into the city's lifting of the deed restrictions on Rivington House. View Full Caption MANHATTAN — The city’s “passive and unquestioning” approach to dealing with deed... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Poll: Most NYC voters disapprove of Mayor Bill de Blasiogets 43 percent to 10 percent for former city council speaker Christine Quinn,
Poll: Most NYC voters disapprove of Mayor Bill de Blasio
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 23 days ago
gets 43 percent to 10 percent for former city council speaker Christine Quinn, who de Blasio defeated in the 2013 primary and 16 percent for the city comptroller Scott Stringer. However, neither Quinn nor Stringer have declared their candi... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Stringer shames Rivington House profiteer | Mayor: Trump is done | Sole proprietor's ACA woes |Rivington House was "highway robbery," Stringer says Comptroller Scott Stringe
Stringer shames Rivington House profiteer | Mayor: Trump is done | Sole proprietor's ACA woes |
Crain's New York Business / Posted 23 days ago
Rivington House was "highway robbery," Stringer says Comptroller Scott Stringer has unveiled his investigation of Rivington House, a former nursing home flipped into luxury condos thanks to action by the de Blasio administration. Dozens of... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio should stop blaming others for his incompetenceConsider this a “teachable moment,” Mr. Mayor: City Comptroller Scott Stringer
De Blasio should stop blaming others for his incompetence
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
Consider this a “teachable moment,” Mr. Mayor: City Comptroller Scott Stringer has just put the lie to your claim that your administration’s indefensible OK of the Rivington nursing-home flip was just an innocent “mistake.” Not to mention your... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
On Staten Island, de Blasio's approval rating just 22 percentneither have said they will challenge de Blasio in a primary, de Blasio tops po
On Staten Island, de Blasio's approval rating just 22 percent
Staten Island Advance / Posted 23 days ago
neither have said they will challenge de Blasio in a primary, de Blasio tops potential challengers City Comptroller Scott Stringer and former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn. In a three-way primary, the poll finds that de Blasio would... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Nursing-home flip reflects complete failure of City Hall, comptroller saysThe former nursing home at 45 Rivington St. will become a luxury condo. City C
Nursing-home flip reflects complete failure of City Hall, comptroller says
Crain's New York Business / Posted 23 days ago
The former nursing home at 45 Rivington St. will become a luxury condo. City Comptroller Scott Stringer blasted the de Blasio administration as incompetent Monday for its role in allowing a Lower East Side nonprofit nursing home to be sold for a... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York politicos never forget their first conventionComptroller Carl McCall (left) and former New York City Mayor David Dinkins (ri
New York politicos never forget their first convention
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
Comptroller Carl McCall (left) and former New York City Mayor David Dinkins (right) at the DNC 2016. City Comptroller Scott Stringer also went to that 1976 convention at Madison Square Garden. His dad, a city worker, took him and his brother.... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Obama economy’ left the backers Clinton needs3 percent between 2009 and 2015, worst among New York’s five boroughs, accordin
‘Obama economy’ left the backers Clinton needs
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
3 percent between 2009 and 2015, worst among New York’s five boroughs, according to a report by New York City comptroller Scott Stringer. Through a programme called the Republican Leadership Initiative, the RNC says it has trained 5 000... Read more
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Newsmax
NYC Pensions Gain 1.5 Percent in Fiscal Year, Falling Short of Targetschipping in an additional $732 million through 2020 to make up for lost ground,
NYC Pensions Gain 1.5 Percent in Fiscal Year, Falling Short of Targets
Newsmax / Posted 27 days ago
chipping in an additional $732 million through 2020 to make up for lost ground, according to a report from Comptroller Scott Stringer. The city’s $163 billion pensions for police officers, fire fighters, teachers, civil employees and school... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York politicos never forget their first conventionthe pictures,” he said. “I had no idea I would be involved in this thing. I was
New York politicos never forget their first convention
Crain's New York Business / Posted 27 days ago
the pictures,” he said. “I had no idea I would be involved in this thing. I was not political at all.” City Comptroller Scott Stringer also went to that 1976 convention at Madison Square Garden. His dad, a city worker, took him and his brother.... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Controversial Lower East Side nursing home deal may lead to lawsuitis being investigated by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, the city Dep
Controversial Lower East Side nursing home deal may lead to lawsuit
Crain's New York Business / Posted 30 days ago
is being investigated by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, the city Department of Investigation, city Comptroller Scott Stringer and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara. Sheppard's letter came in response to a query from four Manhattan... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio to Donald Trump Jr.: Bring it onanyone," he said. "Very comfortable with anyone and everyone who wants to chall
De Blasio to Donald Trump Jr.: Bring it on
Crain's New York Business / Posted 30 days ago
anyone," he said. "Very comfortable with anyone and everyone who wants to challenge me coming forward." Comptroller Scott Stringer and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. are frequently floated as potential competition for the mayor next... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Volunteers build houses and hand out water in blistering heat-- The hot weather created challenges for people all over Central Illinois. Wo
Volunteers build houses and hand out water in blistering heat
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 1 months ago
-- The hot weather created challenges for people all over Central Illinois. Working in the blistering heat is something Scott Stringer is used to. He has been building houses for Habitat for Humanity for the last 11 years. Even Thursday's... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Are you owed money? NY man gets $50,000 in back wageshe received a check for $50,000 in wages he’d earned a decade ago, but he was u
Are you owed money? NY man gets $50,000 in back wages
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 1 months ago
he received a check for $50,000 in wages he’d earned a decade ago, but he was underpaid. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer has pursued underpaying city contractors and won $8 million in settlements. Still, some $3.7 million of that... Read more

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