This time a year ago, Sheldon Silver reigned over the State Assembly with an iron fist. Dean Skelos was about to become the sole Senate leader—no longer needing to share the title with anyone after Republicans won a majority of seats in November elections. 5,154 more words
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ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The securities industry in New York City tallied $11.3 billion in profits during the first half of 2015, higher than in the past three years, while also adding jobs last year for the first time since 2011, the state comptroller reported Tuesday. 316 more words
He’s trashing the trash cans.
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli rankled the Metropolitan Transportation Authority today with a new audit that said the authority’s controversial decision to remove trash cans from subway stations did not necessarily make them any cleaner or cut down on the rodent population. 412 more words
By Mark Gerlach
WASHINGTONVILLE – Washingtonville’s village hall project and other financial activity was recently put under a microscope by state comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office. The outcome wasn’t good. 495 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York City subway’s on-time performance declined last ear, according to an audit by the state comptroller’s office.
The audit found on-time performance in 2014 dropped to 74 percent on weekdays and 81 percent on weekends compared to 81 percent and 85 percent in 2013. 361 more words
New York State Assemblyman William Scarborough, a Democrat representing Queens, has agreed to enter guilty pleas to state and federal charges related to misusing his campaign funds and state travel reimbursements, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced today. 460 more words