dinapoli http://wamc.org en State Comptroller Visits Plattsburgh To Discuss State Fiscal Condition And City Fiscal Profile http://wamc.org/post/state-comptroller-visits-plattsburgh-discuss-state-fiscal-condition-and-city-fiscal-profile <p></p><p></p><p>New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli was in Plattsburgh today. He met with business leaders during a breakfast forum to discuss the region’s economic status and introduce a seminar on venture capital investment. He then met with the mayor to unveil a positive fiscal report for the city. Wed, 07 May 2014 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 89930 at http://wamc.org State Comptroller Visits Plattsburgh To Discuss State Fiscal Condition And City Fiscal Profile Comptroller's Audit Finds Double Dipping at NYS Agencies http://wamc.org/post/comptrollers-audit-finds-double-dipping-nys-agencies <p>A new audit by the New York State Comptroller finds that out of a sample of state workers at state agencies and authorities, more than a fifth were double dipping, being paid for two jobs while doing only one. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:06:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 80256 at http://wamc.org Comptroller's Audit Finds Double Dipping at NYS Agencies Comptroller DiNapoli: We Can't Let NY's Cities Go Bankrupt http://wamc.org/post/comptroller-dinapoli-we-cant-let-nys-cities-go-bankrupt <p>The City of Detroit’s declaration of bankruptcy has left some in New York wondering whether any upstate cities will be next. State officials say they are trying to help with financial planning guidance, but local governments say more needs to be done.</p><p>State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has created a fiscal stress monitoring system that measures the financial health of New York’s local governments. A preliminary report found two dozen cities, counties and villages are moderately to severely fiscally stressed.&nbsp; DiNapoli say he hopes they can avoid the fate of Detroit.</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 16:10:00 +0000 Karen Dewitt 70074 at http://wamc.org Comptroller DiNapoli: We Can't Let NY's Cities Go Bankrupt Comptroller promises close Tappan Zee oversight http://wamc.org/post/comptroller-promises-close-tappan-zee-oversight <p>With the state anxious to begin construction on a new Tappan Zee Bridge, New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says his office will be keeping a close eye on the financing of the more than three billion dollar project. DiNapoli spoke on WAMC’s Capitol Connection program.</p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:12:00 +0000 wamc news 55977 at http://wamc.org Comptroller promises close Tappan Zee oversight DiNapoli explains frozen gun investments in pension fund http://wamc.org/post/dinapoli-explains-frozen-gun-investments-pension-fund <p>Just two days after New York legislators passed first-in-the-nation gun law reforms in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, the state’s chief financial officer says pension fund investments in firearm companies have been frozen. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli spoke on WAMC’s Capitol Connection program.</p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:57:15 +0000 Alan Chartock 55956 at http://wamc.org DiNapoli explains frozen gun investments in pension fund The Capitol Connection #1212 http://wamc.org/post/capitol-connection-1212 <p>Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. They discuss the budget, Tier VI retirement discussions, redistricting, and ethics in the Comptroller&#39;s office.</p> Sat, 24 Mar 2012 05:20:05 +0000 Ian Pickus 35217 at http://wamc.org The Capitol Connection #1212