New York Comptroller Thomas Dinapoli http://wshu.org en The ethics attempts of New York's budget http://wshu.org/post/ethics-attempts-new-yorks-budget <p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed this years $140 billion budget Tuesday. It includes a property tax rebate for homeowners, increased education aid, pre-k funding, and also some ethics reforms. We've been air stories on the education and tax policies, but to here about ethics reforms WSHU's Charles Lane is here. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:15:21 +0000 Charles Lane & Mark Herz 15111 at http://wshu.org The ethics attempts of New York's budget Audit shows high pay at NY public authorities http://wshu.org/post/audit-shows-high-pay-ny-public-authorities <p>An audit says employees of New York public authorities are paid more than 7 billion dollars a year.&nbsp; &nbsp;The New York Comptroller’s office performed the audit to look at how the authorities are using public money.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:36:03 +0000 Craig LeMoult 10157 at http://wshu.org NY comptroller announces lower pension payments for schools, local governments http://wshu.org/post/ny-comptroller-announces-lower-pension-payments-schools-local-governments <p>For the first time since the recession began, New York's pension fund has announced that local governments will be able to contribute slightly less money to their employees' retirement payments.</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:37:41 +0000 Karen DeWitt 4263 at http://wshu.org NY Comptroller: Medicaid program overpaid providers http://wshu.org/post/ny-comptroller-medicaid-program-overpaid-providers <p>New York State's Medicaid program overpaid providers nearly $11.5 million dollars, according to new audits conducted by the state Comptroller's office.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 15:48:40 +0000 Craig LeMoult 1654 at http://wshu.org