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Feb 8, 2018

Audit reveals Orleans didn’t properly account for and manage inmate and commissary accounts

The Daily News

Orleans County did not properly account for and manage its jail inmate and commissary accounts, according to a State Comptroller’s Office audit released Friday.

Feb 8, 2018

Broome's reserves 'dangerously low,' audit says

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Broome County's reserves are at such low levels that the county is "jeopardizing public services and long-term infrastructure investments," according to a New York State Comptroller's Office audit released Thursday.

Feb 1, 2018

Sustainability and State Pensions

Spectrum News

The state pension fund is going greener. The comptroller announced that the fund will double its investment in a low emissions index fund, going from $2 billion to $4 billion. This comes after Governor Cuomo pushed for a full divestment from fossil fuels, but also as local governments are looking for any kind of savings on things like retirement contributions. State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli joins us to talk about the pension fund, the state budget and more.

Feb 1, 2018

New York’s Giant Pension Fund Doubles Climate-Smart Investment

Inside Climate News

The $2 billion boost was announced at the Investors Summit on Climate Risk, where top fund managers discussed finance for a low-carbon, clean energy future.

Jan 30, 2018

See NYC's Noisiest Neighborhoods


The comptroller's report looked at the number of noise complaints received by 311.

Jan 29, 2018

Comptroller: Local sales tax collection rose 3.9% in '17

The Daily Star

New York state's comptroller says local sales tax collection rose by nearly 4 percent in 2017, making it the highest annual growth since 2013.

Jan 26, 2018

Fewer New York School Districts Under Fiscal Stress

Associated Press

New York's comptroller says the number of school districts under fiscal stress is down statewide.

Jan 25, 2018

Audit: NY education agency behind on campus sex assault law


A state audit finds that New York education officials are falling behind in implementing a new state law aimed at combating sexual violence on college campuses.

Jan 23, 2018

Express Scripts Clashes With Investor Over Cyber-Risk Disclosure


The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission will review a dispute between Express Scripts Holding Co. and New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli over his effort to force the prescription-benefits manager to increase cyber-risk disclosures.

Jan 18, 2018

Fossil fuel company agrees to study climate change

Albany Times Union

An electric company heavily dependent on coal to provide power to millions of customers in the southeastern U.S. will report publicly on risks that climate change policies pose to its business, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said on Thursday.