Scott Stringer

Rikers Island
Anthony Behar/Sipa Press
January 22, 2019 - 10:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Fewer inmates and skyrocketing costs, that's what Comptroller Scott Stringer says about Rikers Island. RELATED: Rikers guard reinstated after judge agrees poppy seeds caused positive drug test | Suit: Rikers guards chained woman to toilet fixture, raped her with flashlight...
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(Xinhua/Li Muzi) (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)
January 03, 2019 - 12:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- What happened to the fair fares MetroCard program? That's the question City Comptroller Scott Stringer wants Mayor Bill de Blasio to answer. We are going to fight for the program that was promised to New Yorkers six months ago. A MetroCard should open up our City. It shouldn...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
Dreamstime
Mike Montone
December 11, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Legal marijuana could get rolled up in Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 2019 budget. Aides say Cuomo is preparing to introduce a plan for legal pot in New York, the New York Post reports. RELATED: Marlboro maker places $2.4 billion bet on marijuana | NJ lawmakers may finally vote on bill...
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Scott Stringer NYCHA presser
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Adam Warner
November 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm
The cold snap this week meant lots of public housing residents were once again freezing in their homes.
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(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, Pool)
September 10, 2018 - 10:31 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo claims he had nothing to do with a Democratic party mailer meant to drive a wedge between primary challenger Cynthia Nixon and Jewish voters. The mailer features a picture of Nixon over the caption 'anti-Semitism.' "I think the mailer is deeply offensive. I...
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New York City apartment file image
Dreamstime
August 02, 2018 - 11:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two city council committees could vote Thursday to re-zone Inwood in upper Manhattan. Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez has been telling constituents not to worry about being priced out of the neighborhood, but they're still worried. Residents still wait for decision from @ydanis...
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NYC Apartments
Dreamstime
July 15, 2018 - 4:33 pm
New York City’s comptroller says many landlords in the city are adding to the housing crisis by charging too much for security deposits.
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Corey Johnson and Al Sharpton
Juliet Papaaaaaaa/WCBS 880
May 15, 2018 - 12:21 pm
Marijuana laws in New York state are in the spotlight with a new report about who's getting arrested in the city adding fuel to a movement to legalize pot for recreational use.
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Homeless Student Absences
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
March 15, 2018 - 6:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Department of Education’s own protocols are not being followed when it comes to contacting the families of homeless children who are chronically absent, according to a new audit by the New York City Comptroller’s office. As 1010 WINS’ Sonia Rincon reported, Comptroller...
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