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Mid-Hudson News
Comptroller’s report says many homeless shelters in poor conditionhealth and safety issues that should be addressed immediately, according to a r
Comptroller’s report says many homeless shelters in poor condition
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 days ago
health and safety issues that should be addressed immediately, according to a report released Thursday by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. He called on state and local officials to improve coordination and respond quickly to improve homeless... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY auditors find substandard homeless shelterspoor condition. Substandard living conditions included fire and safety violati
NY auditors find substandard homeless shelters
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
poor condition. Substandard living conditions included fire and safety violations, mold, rodents and vermin. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says sometimes squalid shelters threaten the health and safety of individuals and families with nowhere else... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cuomo to sign heroin treatment bill14. The move comes after a series of reports showed New York's heroin crisis h
Cuomo to sign heroin treatment bill
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
14. The move comes after a series of reports showed New York's heroin crisis has surged in recent years. New York has outpaced the national average in both opioid use and deaths, a report this month from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY pension fund reports slight return for fiscal yearless than 0.2 percent for its fiscal year that ended March 31. It has an estim
NY pension fund reports slight return for fiscal year
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
less than 0.2 percent for its fiscal year that ended March 31. It has an estimated value of $178.1 billion. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, the fund's sole trustee, says the performance mirrors broader market results in a volatile year. Its... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY pension fund reports slight return for fiscal yearless than 0.2 percent for its fiscal year that ended March 31. It has an estim
NY pension fund reports slight return for fiscal year
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
less than 0.2 percent for its fiscal year that ended March 31. It has an estimated value of $178.1 billion. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, the fund's sole trustee, says the performance mirrors broader market results in a volatile year. Its... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Flat returns cloud future for state's massive pension fundNew York state’s nearly $180 billion pension fund, it earned 19 pennies—that’s
Flat returns cloud future for state's massive pension fund
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
New York state’s nearly $180 billion pension fund, it earned 19 pennies—that’s right, cents—last fiscal year, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced last week. DiNapoli tried to put the best face on those results, emphasizing that at least the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
DiNapoli approves last $121 million in SolarCity project paymentsState Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has approved the remaining $121 million in pa
DiNapoli approves last $121 million in SolarCity project payments
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has approved the remaining $121 million in payments for outstanding invoices on the SolarCity construction project at Riverbend, helping to avoid a second round of temporary layoffs after an embarrassing snafu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman accused of stealing father's N.Y. pensionon the charge of second-degree grand larceny, which carries up to 15 years in p
Woman accused of stealing father's N.Y. pension
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
on the charge of second-degree grand larceny, which carries up to 15 years in prison. Investigators for state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Kanas never informed the retirement system that her father, Jacob... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
State audit critical of Addison school financesbudgeting methods have enabled the district to avoid the need to cut programs a
State audit critical of Addison school finances
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
budgeting methods have enabled the district to avoid the need to cut programs and staff. Auditors for state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli examined Addison's books for three fiscal years from 2012 through 2015. During that time frame, auditors... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
These 25 Port Authority employees each earned more than $110K in overtimewas $343,335. Neither Olmo nor Cottrell could be reached for comment. The 201
These 25 Port Authority employees each earned more than $110K in overtime
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
was $343,335. Neither Olmo nor Cottrell could be reached for comment. The 2011 audit released by New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli called on the Port Authority to cut overtime by at least 20 percent and require departments to better justify... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Cuomo, lawmakers strike anti-heroin dealthe nation continue to grapple with a rapid increase in heroin and opioid use.
Cuomo, lawmakers strike anti-heroin deal
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
the nation continue to grapple with a rapid increase in heroin and opioid use. A report last week from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli showed New York has outpaced the national average in both opioid use and deaths. Overdose deaths in which... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cuomo, lawmakers strike anti-heroin dealthe nation continue to grapple with a rapid increase in heroin and opioid use.
Cuomo, lawmakers strike anti-heroin deal
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
the nation continue to grapple with a rapid increase in heroin and opioid use. A report last week from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli showed New York has outpaced the national average in both opioid use and deaths. Overdose deaths in which... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY pension fund posts 0.19% return in fiscal yearmere 0.19 percent return on investments for the fiscal year that ended March 31
NY pension fund posts 0.19% return in fiscal year
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
mere 0.19 percent return on investments for the fiscal year that ended March 31, the lowest return since 2009, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced Monday. New York's Common Retirement Fund includes 1 million active members and retirees, and the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
State audit critical of Chemung County Probation Dept.payments. A study of the probation department's finances was conducted by repr
State audit critical of Chemung County Probation Dept.
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
payments. A study of the probation department's finances was conducted by representatives of state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli covering a period from Jan. 1, 2014 to Sept. 18, 2015. In addition to supervising people who are on... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Amid probes, calls for more SUNY Poly oversight— Sen. Robert Ortt, of North Tonawanda, and Assemblyman Ray Walter, of Amherst
Amid probes, calls for more SUNY Poly oversight
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
— Sen. Robert Ortt, of North Tonawanda, and Assemblyman Ray Walter, of Amherst — penned a letter to state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli last week, urging him to audit the contracting process behind the Buffalo Billion projects. On Monday, Kolb... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Cuomo: Expand help for addictionbeing crafted by lawmakers and Cuomo will determine how that money is spent. A
Cuomo: Expand help for addiction
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
being crafted by lawmakers and Cuomo will determine how that money is spent. A report issued Thursday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that a record 825 New Yorkers died from heroin-related overdoses in 2014, almost 10 times the number... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller says state approves late contractswith Developmental Disabilities. In 2015, the state paid $129,824 in interest
NY comptroller says state approves late contracts
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 days ago
with Developmental Disabilities. In 2015, the state paid $129,824 in interest payments for late contracts. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the chronic delays create financial problems for the nonprofits that often provide services for the most... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY comptroller says state approves late contractswith Developmental Disabilities. In 2015, the state paid $129,824 in interest
NY comptroller says state approves late contracts
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
with Developmental Disabilities. In 2015, the state paid $129,824 in interest payments for late contracts. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the chronic delays create financial problems for the nonprofits that often provide services for the most... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cuomo releases 25 ways to combat N.Y.'s heroin, opioid epidemicthat has resulted in a rising number of deaths in recent years. A separate repo
Cuomo releases 25 ways to combat N.Y.'s heroin, opioid epidemic
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
that has resulted in a rising number of deaths in recent years. A separate report released Thursday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli showed deaths from heroin and prescription narcotic overdoses reached record highs statewide in 2014, and... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Gov. Cuomo: Expand help for heroin addiction, limit prescriptionsrules to limit acute pain medication to seven-day prescriptions, and expanded a
Gov. Cuomo: Expand help for heroin addiction, limit prescriptions
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 19 days ago
rules to limit acute pain medication to seven-day prescriptions, and expanded access to overdose antidotes. A report issued Thursday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that a record 825 New Yorkers died from heroin-related overdoses in 2... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Report cites NY's growth in heroin deathsrate from the dangerous drug has also surpassed national trends, a report Thurs
Report cites NY's growth in heroin deaths
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
rate from the dangerous drug has also surpassed national trends, a report Thursday found. The report from Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is the latest to detail the growing problem of heroin in New York and how the state has outpaced other states... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cuomo: Expand help for heroin addiction, limit prescriptionsto seven-day prescriptions, and expanded access to overdose antidotes. A repor
Cuomo: Expand help for heroin addiction, limit prescriptions
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
to seven-day prescriptions, and expanded access to overdose antidotes. A report issued Thursday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that a record 825 New Yorkers died from heroin-related overdoses in 2014. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New York outpaces nation in heroin deathsrate from the dangerous drug also has surpassed national trends, a report Thurs
New York outpaces nation in heroin deaths
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
rate from the dangerous drug also has surpassed national trends, a report Thursday found. The report from Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is the latest to detail the growing problem of heroin in New York and how the state has outpaced other states... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Inclement Weather No Match For Celebrate Israel Paradewe have a deep love for the people of Israel”; Senator Charles Schumer; State A
Inclement Weather No Match For Celebrate Israel Parade
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
we have a deep love for the people of Israel”; Senator Charles Schumer; State Assemblyman David Weprin; State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli; City Comptroller Scott Stringer; New York City Public Advocate Letitia James; and representatives Charles... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Top Official For Start-Up NY Leaving; Whatley, Goodell Discuss Programtax breaks for 10 years, has drawn immense criticism from officials in its firs
Top Official For Start-Up NY Leaving; Whatley, Goodell Discuss Program
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
tax breaks for 10 years, has drawn immense criticism from officials in its first two years. Last year, an audit report by Thomas DiNapoli, state comptroller, was critical of advertising spending for the program and the return in investment.... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Sen. Carlyle calls Columbia River train derailment a ‘wake up call’loads they carry. New York State’s comptroller urged federal authorities to do
Sen. Carlyle calls Columbia River train derailment a ‘wake up call’
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
loads they carry. New York State’s comptroller urged federal authorities to do the same thing back in April. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli cited rules from the U.S. Transportation Department stating that some oil shippers and rail companies do not... Read more
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The Buffalo News
DiNapoli looking into tax breaks for Buffalo Billion programALBANY – State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has been examining tax breaks given
DiNapoli looking into tax breaks for Buffalo Billion program
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
ALBANY – State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has been examining tax breaks given to companies participating in the Buffalo Billion program as part of a larger audit of the state’s Excelsior Jobs economic development program, the state’s chief fiscal... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lawmakers: Get new oversight of Buffalo BillionRobert Ortt and Assemblyman Ray Walter, both Buffalo-area Republicans, wrote a
Lawmakers: Get new oversight of Buffalo Billion
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 days ago
Robert Ortt and Assemblyman Ray Walter, both Buffalo-area Republicans, wrote a letter Sunday night asking for Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli to step in amid state and federal investigations into the $1 billion the state has committed to boost... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Lawmakers: Get new oversight of Buffalo BillionRobert Ortt and Assemblyman Ray Walter, both Buffalo-area Republicans, wrote a
Lawmakers: Get new oversight of Buffalo Billion
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Robert Ortt and Assemblyman Ray Walter, both Buffalo-area Republicans, wrote a letter Sunday night asking for Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli to step in amid state and federal investigations into the $1 billion the state has committed to boost... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
EARMARKS ARE BACK: State money flows to local projectsbudget in recent years — to the tune of at least $1.5 billion, according to a r
EARMARKS ARE BACK: State money flows to local projects
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
budget in recent years — to the tune of at least $1.5 billion, according to a report last month from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Critics said the money benefits the parties in power, lacks transparency and isn't adequately scrutinized... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Cheers and jeersin Stony Point. The governor also is steering $25 million to the Empire Outlets
Cheers and jeers
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
in Stony Point. The governor also is steering $25 million to the Empire Outlets mall on Staten Island. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has recommended doing away with lump-sum appropriations and limiting capital funding to individual projects... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Head of StartUp NY leaving as jobs report is two months latethe state’s economic development agency’s promotion costs that came under fire
Head of StartUp NY leaving as jobs report is two months late
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
the state’s economic development agency’s promotion costs that came under fire last year in an audit by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Critics accused the marketing funds of being promotional vehicles for the governor. The Empire State... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Head of Start-Up New York leaving as jobs report is two months latethe state’s economic development agency’s promotion costs that came under fire
Head of Start-Up New York leaving as jobs report is two months late
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
the state’s economic development agency’s promotion costs that came under fire last year in an audit by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Critics accused the marketing funds of being promotional vehicles for the governor. The Empire State... Read more
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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 28 days ago
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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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 1 months ago
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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