State Comptroller Warns NYC Against Borrowing Money To Overcome Pandemic Financial Crisis
In a report, Thomas DiNapoli said the city should use its reserves and hope for federal relief.
Oct 30, 2020 5:13 PM
New Yorkers Give Uncle Sam Billions More Than We Get Back
New York State sent just over $41 billion more to the federal government than the feds spent in New York in 2016, according to the state comptroller.
Updated: Oct 3, 2017 3:28 PM
Why Are Wealthy NYers Living In Taxpayer-Subsidized Affordable Apartments?
160 tenants who lived in the city's affordable housing units reported incomes of more than $100K.
Updated: Jun 6, 2017 4:44 PM
State Comptroller's Office Investigating Questionable Payments To State Senators
The scandal over potentially illegal payments to state senators has moved on to its next phase, an investigation.
Updated: May 19, 2017 4:59 PM
New Yorkers' Student Loan Debt Has More Than Doubled In The Last 10 Years
The average NYC student owes $35,100 in loans.
Updated: Sep 20, 2016 5:30 PM
Wall Street Bonuses Rose 15 Percent Last Year To Highest Point Since Financial Crises
The average Wall Street worker took home $164,000 in bonus cash last year. You can go throw up now.
Updated: Mar 13, 2014 2:58 PM
Cost Of NY Housing Is Too Damn High, State Comptroller Confirms
NY housing is not affordable for a significant number of rents and home owners.
Updated: Mar 11, 2014 1:58 PM
New York's Fatties Cost Us $12 Billion Last Year: Comptroller
New York's obesity problem is costing the Empire State more than chump change, according to Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.
Updated: Oct 25, 2012 1:27 PM
MTA Fares On Track To Rise Three Times Faster Than Inflation
On the plus side? More people are riding with the MTA! On the down side? Money remains tight and could get a lot tighter.
Updated: Oct 4, 2012 10:29 AM
Queens Special Ed Provider Allegedly Overcharged NY By $1.5 Million, Audit
According to the audit the funds went for stuff like salaries, vehicle leases and even things like cosmetics and children's furniture!
Updated: Jul 19, 2012 6:34 PM
State Kills $27 Million Schools Deal With News Corp
News Corp. loses a $27 million deal with the NY State Department of Education over the phone hacking scandal.
Updated: Aug 30, 2011 4:15 PM
Port Authority's Overtime Costs Are As Absurd As Its Proposed Toll Hikes
Just as the Port Authority is trying to push through a massive toll hike a new audit from New York's comptroller reveals the agency's insane overtime costs. Nearly a half billion dollars in four years?!?
Updated: Aug 18, 2011 3:17 PM
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