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Aug 17, 2017

Check the database: Does NY owe you money?

The Journal News

New York has a record $15 billion in unclaimed funds. So you might want to see if some of it is yours.

Aug 17, 2017

State Comptroller calling on DMV to enforce registration rules

WHEC

The New York State Comptroller is accusing the Department of Motor Vehicles of putting you at risk for fraud. It's the subject of a report released by the comptroller just this week.

Aug 10, 2017

Case of maggots in throat offers rare look at neglect probes

Associated Press

In his bed at a New York state group home for the severely disabled, Steven Wenger lay helpless against a silent invader.

Aug 10, 2017

Ruben Wills Sentenced to Up to 6 Years for Corruption, Expelled From Office

DNA Info

​Ruben Wills was kicked off the City Council on Thursday, an automatic expulsion triggered as he was sentenced to up to six years in prison after he was found guilty in a corruption trial, officials said.

Aug 9, 2017

New York's Pension Fund Up, But Comptroller Warns Of Future

WAMC

There’s some good news and some bad news from the New York state Comptroller’s office. The state’s nearly $200 billion pension fund is doing well, thanks in part to the booming stock market, but there are some worrisome signs for the future of New York’s finances.

Aug 3, 2017

The Capitol Connection #1731 - NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli

WAMC

WAMC's Alan Chartock speaks with New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli.

Aug 2, 2017

Slow Growth And Trump Present Challenges To NYC, DiNapoli Says

Capital Tonight

New York City has an estimated surplus of more than $4 billion, but even with its coffers full still faces challenges from federal cuts in Washington, slow growth in tax revenue as well as job creation, according to Comptroller Tom DiNapoli.

Jul 30, 2017

DiNapoli encouraged at number of congressional Democratic candidates

Salamanca Press

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Friday he was encouraged that “people are coming out of the woodwork to run for Congress” against Rep. Tom Reed.

Jul 29, 2017

Rewarding Returns

The Post-Journal

Comptroller’s Visit Highlights State’s Investment In Brewery

Jul 25, 2017

State audit finds more than $16 million in Medicaid cost savings

WRGB

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced an audit of the state's Medicaid system revealed millions in overpayments.

Jul 24, 2017

Former Newburgh Comptroller Pleads Guilty

HVNN

Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler and State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced that John Aber, 49, of Staten Island, pleaded guilty before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill, to Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, for having stolen money while he was the Comptroller of the City of Newburgh.

Jul 19, 2017

New York's DiNapoli asks Dimon to back off a proxy reform

Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co CEO Jamie Dimon, who has faced tough shareholder resolutions, is being asked to save them.

Jul 18, 2017

Audit finds financial irregularities at Old Westbury justice court

Newsday

The village of Old Westbury’s justice court left itself vulnerable to financial risk last year with practices that resulted in “an increased risk of loss, theft or inappropriate use of money,” according to a recent audit by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

Jul 13, 2017

Syracuse-area Indian casino accepted gamblers' EBT funds, audit finds

New York Daily News

Public assistance recipients used taxpayers’ money to fund trips to an upstate casino, the Daily News has learned.

Jul 12, 2017

DiNapoli: Trump tax plan would hit Hudson Valley hard

The Journal News

President Donald Trump's plan to do away with state and local deductions on federal income-tax returns would disproportionately affect those in the New York City suburbs, according to the state Comptroller's Office.

Jul 10, 2017

Subway watchdogs barked - but Blas, Cuomo slept on

New York Post

City Comptroller Scott Stringer’s latest report, “The Human Cost of Subway Delays,” has no big surprises: Fury at the MTA is widespread in all five boroughs. But Stringer and state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli can at least say they warned us all.

Jun 30, 2017

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has been one of the most influential investor voices on climate change in recent years.

Environmental Finance

DiNapoli, who manages the $192 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund, was involved in a key battle in 2016, when he made a stand against oil and gas giant ExxonMobil.

Jun 29, 2017

New York Comptroller: Poor Conditions Found In Housing For The Homeless

WSHU

State auditors in New York have found poor conditions still exist in hotels and motels used to house the homeless.

Jun 21, 2017

State Controller Thomas DiNapoli hails volunteers at CUNY/Daily News Citizenship Now! call center as 'heroes'

New York Daily News

State Controller Thomas DiNapoli offered overflowing praise Wednesday to the volunteers answering immigrants’ questions at the CUNY/Daily News Citizenship Now! call-in center.

Jun 19, 2017

DiNapoli: State must maintain water quality vigilance

Press & Sun

What comes out of New York City's faucets has been referred to as the "champagne of drinking water," but elsewhere in the state some supplies pose serious health hazards.