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Business Insurance
Shareholders vote down dark money disclosure at Aetna, AnthemImmaculate and the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility sponsored Anth
Shareholders vote down dark money disclosure at Aetna, Anthem
Business Insurance / Posted yesterday
Immaculate and the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility sponsored Anthem’s resolution. New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli led the charge for Aetna’s. It’s unclear if they will revive the proposals at next year’s meetings. Tom... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Exxon’s Board Recommends Rejection of all Climate Resolutions, Reinvigorating the Call to Divest from Exxon’s Deceptionwill never turn from its deceptive and destructive ways.” Key resolutions were
Exxon’s Board Recommends Rejection of all Climate Resolutions, Reinvigorating the Call to Divest from Exxon’s Deception
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
will never turn from its deceptive and destructive ways.” Key resolutions were proposed by New York State’s comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, CalPERS, the Church of England, and more. Today’s results mimic the rejection of over 60 proposed... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City Hall low-balls programs | Saving the shoreline | Casinos unite | Red ink forecasthere. —EECity spending outpaces tax revenue A snapshot of New York City's fina
City Hall low-balls programs | Saving the shoreline | Casinos unite | Red ink forecast
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
here. —EECity spending outpaces tax revenue A snapshot of New York City's finances released yesterday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli played up the $3.4 billion surplus that he projects the city will finish its fiscal year with on June 30, but... Read more
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The Washington Times
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questionsonce we get those questions answered I think we’ll be fine,” he said. It’s unc
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
once we get those questions answered I think we’ll be fine,” he said. It’s unclear, though, what role state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has in the process. Though he has the authority to audit broad segments of state and local government, his... Read more
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Island Packet
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questionsonce we get those questions answered I think we'll be fine," he said. It's unc
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
once we get those questions answered I think we'll be fine," he said. It's unclear, though, what role state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has in the process. Though he has the authority to audit broad segments of state and local government, his... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo, legislative leaders support $485 million SolarCity requestSUNY Polytechnic. The process allows some spending to be done without the same
Cuomo, legislative leaders support $485 million SolarCity request
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
SUNY Polytechnic. The process allows some spending to be done without the same kind of oversight by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli as thousands of contracts at executive branch agencies. DiNapoli’s office, for instance, is unable to... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
1199 slams councilman | Yay, gentrification | NYS tax collection drops | Brooklyn park sagadrop New York state tax collections fell 4.9% in April compared with the same
1199 slams councilman | Yay, gentrification | NYS tax collection drops | Brooklyn park saga
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
drop New York state tax collections fell 4.9% in April compared with the same month last year, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli reported Monday. He cited the financial markets' rocky year in 2015, which led to lower estimated payments of... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Syracuse Passes Resolution Supporting Verizon Workersbills and put food on the table,” said Robert Master, Assistant to the Vice Pre
Syracuse Passes Resolution Supporting Verizon Workers
CommonDreams.org / Posted 5 days ago
bills and put food on the table,” said Robert Master, Assistant to the Vice President of CWA District One. NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli recently issued a letter to Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam expressing concerns about Verizon’s “disenfranchised... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: Mitsubishi Motors president to resign over mileage scandal; LinkedIn confirms 2012 hack exposed 117M user passwords; moreBest Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in thei
Roundup: Mitsubishi Motors president to resign over mileage scandal; LinkedIn confirms 2012 hack exposed 117M user passwords; more
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Best Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in their operations and supply chains. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is trustee of the New York pension fund that's an investor in both retailers. He said Wednesday that he has... Read more
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Marshall Independent
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewablesBest Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in thei
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewables
Marshall Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Best Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in their operations and supply chains. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is trustee of the New York pension fund that's an investor in both retailers. He said Wednesday that he has... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewablesBest Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in thei
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewables
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 days ago
Best Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in their operations and supply chains. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is trustee of the New York pension fund that's an investor in both retailers. He said Wednesday that he has... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewablesBest Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in thei
NY comptroller: Best Buy, Nordstrom to pursue renewables
KTTC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
Best Buy and Nordstrom have agreed to increasingly use renewable energy in their operations and supply chains. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is trustee of the New York pension fund that's an investor in both retailers. He said Wednesday that he has... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Thomas DiNapoli brings compromise—and cash—to New YorkNew York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli at the Crain's breakfast forum. The
Thomas DiNapoli brings compromise—and cash—to New York
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli at the Crain's breakfast forum. The highlight of our breakfast forum with state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli last week came in the form of a $429 check. That’s the amount Crain’s New York Business was owed... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State comptroller brings compromise—and cash—to New YorkNew York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli at the Crain's breakfast forum. The
State comptroller brings compromise—and cash—to New York
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli at the Crain's breakfast forum. The highlight of our breakfast forum with state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli last week came in the form of a $429 check. That’s the amount Crain’s New York Business was owed... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Industry group backs taxes, fees | Sewage queen hired | How to evade donation limits | DiNapoli checks intaxes, fees | Sewage... This second-generation concrete maker bring... How to
Industry group backs taxes, fees | Sewage queen hired | How to evade donation limits | DiNapoli checks in
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
taxes, fees | Sewage... This second-generation concrete maker bring... How to get around campaign-donation limits... Thomas DiNapoli brings compromise—and... Desperate for infrastructure work, biz group ... Here's why Trump doesn't want you... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Vultures are circling city Comptroller John Liualong with Mayor Michael Bloomberg, he still has punching bags in Attorney Gene
Vultures are circling city Comptroller John Liu
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
along with Mayor Michael Bloomberg, he still has punching bags in Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Mr. Cuomo snagged credit for resolving the Time Warner-MSG standoff after Mr. Schneiderman announced that... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Thomas DiNapoli brings compromise—and cash—to New YorkThe highlight of our breakfast forum with state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli las
Thomas DiNapoli brings compromise—and cash—to New York
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
The highlight of our breakfast forum with state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli last week came in the form of a $429 check. That’s the amount Crain’s New York Business was owed but had never collected from the state, which holds $14 billion in unclaimed... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
How to get around campaign-donation limits [in 5 steps]financing of elections was a pilot program for the 2014 comptroller’s race, but
How to get around campaign-donation limits [in 5 steps]
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
financing of elections was a pilot program for the 2014 comptroller’s race, but the measure came too late for incumbent Thomas DiNapoli to use it, and challenger Bob Antonacci failed to raise the $200,000 needed to qualify for matching funds.... Read more
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Business Insurance
Aetna, Anthem face shareholder rebuke over political spendingand trade groups, like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as conduits for political
Aetna, Anthem face shareholder rebuke over political spending
Business Insurance / Posted 12 days ago
and trade groups, like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as conduits for political spending. New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, a trustee of a retirement fund that owns Aetna stock, leads the resolution aimed at Aetna, which has faced... Read more
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Business Insurance
Aetna, Anthem face shareholder rebuke over political spendingand trade groups, like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as conduits for political
Aetna, Anthem face shareholder rebuke over political spending
Business Insurance / Posted 12 days ago
and trade groups, like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as conduits for political spending. New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, a trustee of a retirement fund that owns Aetna stock, leads the resolution aimed at Aetna, which has faced... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Kingston Housing Authority attorney says state grant process is “intentionally cumbersome”Authority attorney says state grant process is “intentionally cumbersome” KING
Kingston Housing Authority attorney says state grant process is “intentionally cumbersome”
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 14 days ago
Authority attorney says state grant process is “intentionally cumbersome” KINGSTON – A report issued by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli claims that grants issued to local housing authorities take too long to complete. Spot audits conducted in... Read more
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Lake Placid News
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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WA Today
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executionscompany in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk whe
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executions
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
company in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk when it supplies drugs for executions," Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptroller, said in an email. "The company is also risking association with botched executions,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executionscompany in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk whe
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executions
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
company in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk when it supplies drugs for executions," Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptroller, said in an email. "The company is also risking association with botched executions,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executionscompany in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk whe
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executions
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
company in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk when it supplies drugs for executions," Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptroller, said in an email. "The company is also risking association with botched executions,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executionscompany in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk whe
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executions
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
company in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk when it supplies drugs for executions," Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptroller, said in an email. "The company is also risking association with botched executions,... Read more
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The Age
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executionscompany in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk whe
Pfizer blocks the use of its drugs in executions
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
company in the business of healing people is putting its reputation at risk when it supplies drugs for executions," Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptroller, said in an email. "The company is also risking association with botched executions,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checksBurnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a
SC man accused of stealing $131,000 in NY pension checks
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burnside says Grossman was released the same day after promising to appear in a New York courtroom. New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Grossmann claimed a former New York state employee was still alive so he could pocket her retirement... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
School spending rises as enrollment and staff dropyears, state aid to school districts has increased $6 billion to $23.3 billion
School spending rises as enrollment and staff drop
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
years, state aid to school districts has increased $6 billion to $23.3 billion in 2015-16, according to state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. School aid represents the largest part of the state budget, and school taxes are the biggest piece of a... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Speeding waterfront permits | Local-food fight | DiNapoli warns hedge fundshas spent more than $2.5 billion on fees and expenses for a sliver of its portf
Speeding waterfront permits | Local-food fight | DiNapoli warns hedge funds
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 days ago
has spent more than $2.5 billion on fees and expenses for a sliver of its portfolio devoted to exotic investments since Thomas DiNapoli became state comptroller and the Common Retirement Fund's sole trustee in 2007. On Wednesday, he told a... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
CITY SHOULD HOLD MTA BOARD MAJORITYonly to have riders cite specific delays and disruptions that the agency forgot
CITY SHOULD HOLD MTA BOARD MAJORITY
Times Newsweekly / Posted 17 days ago
only to have riders cite specific delays and disruptions that the agency forgot. A recent report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli showed the MTA used misleading math to calculate how long riders must wait for a train — and found that wait... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State comptroller looks to ease off hedge fundsState Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli speaking at the Crain's breakfast forum Wedne
State comptroller looks to ease off hedge funds
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli speaking at the Crain's breakfast forum Wednesday morning. The man holding the state pension fund's purse strings said Wednesday the system is likely to pare back its hedge fund investments, especially if fees... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Scandals fueled by money in the shadowsrigging involving major upstate economic development projects. The situations
Scandals fueled by money in the shadows
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
rigging involving major upstate economic development projects. The situations all largely have a common theme, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said his report: The lack of accountability on how public dollars are spent. "Too often New York’s approach... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practicesspending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constituti
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practices
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 17 days ago
spending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constitutional limit on state debt. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the state's approach too often "obscures spending and borrowing." A new report proposes more disclosure... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practicesspending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constituti
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practices
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
spending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constitutional limit on state debt. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the state's approach too often "obscures spending and borrowing." A new report proposes more disclosure... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practicesspending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constituti
NY comptroller calls for revised state fiscal practices
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
spending, restrict spending by public authorities and impose a clear constitutional limit on state debt. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the state's approach too often "obscures spending and borrowing." A new report proposes more disclosure... Read more
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The Post-Journal
An Unwelcome Reminder Of Medicaid’s Costto cap local Medicaid costs, it also began redesigning the state's Medicaid pro
An Unwelcome Reminder Of Medicaid’s Cost
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
to cap local Medicaid costs, it also began redesigning the state's Medicaid program. A 2015 report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says growth will be "limited" to $700 million a year through 2018-19. We are adding $700 million a year to a... Read more
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The Post-Standard
NYS Comptroller: 'Very broad' economic development funds suffer from lack of oversightofficial today said the state needs more accountability when giving out economi
NYS Comptroller: 'Very broad' economic development funds suffer from lack of oversight
The Post-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
official today said the state needs more accountability when giving out economic development funds. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli chided policies that award economic development money without specifying how it gets spent. DiNapoli's... Read more
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The Post-Standard
City of Syracuse passes state fiscal stress test for third consecutive yearSyracuse passed muster on the state comptroller's fiscal stress test. Mayor St
City of Syracuse passes state fiscal stress test for third consecutive year
The Post-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
Syracuse passed muster on the state comptroller's fiscal stress test. Mayor Stephanie Miner and New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced the city's lack of fiscal stress on the same day the Common Council approved a budget with a $12... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Mayor Miner to discuss Syracuse's fiscal challenges with state comptrollersituation with the state's top finance official tomorrow. Miner will hold a pr
Mayor Miner to discuss Syracuse's fiscal challenges with state comptroller
The Post-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
situation with the state's top finance official tomorrow. Miner will hold a press conference with State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli on Monday afternoon. The two will discuss the city's finances and fiscal challenges facing municipalities... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years Pastthe state's 4 percent), and expect that it will pass the Senate before the end
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
the state's 4 percent), and expect that it will pass the Senate before the end of session in June." State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said he'd discovered a new, galling reason for New York's high taxes: Too many tax assessors. The... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon wireline strikers arrested outside company's annual stockholders meetingshareholders have also expressed concerns about the strike and the direction of
Verizon wireline strikers arrested outside company's annual stockholders meeting
FierceTelecom / Posted 23 days ago
shareholders have also expressed concerns about the strike and the direction of the company. New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, who leads a pension fund that invests heavily in Verizon stock, sent a letter to CEO Lowell McAdams urging a... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Local native weighs run for governorbefore his retirement at 36. He joined Yahoo's board of directors in May 2012.
Local native weighs run for governor
The Leader-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
before his retirement at 36. He joined Yahoo's board of directors in May 2012. He ran unsuccessfully against Democrat Thomas DiNapoli for state comptroller in the 2010 general election. "I obviously have an interest in politics," Wilson... Read more
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