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Eliot Spitzer Comptroller

Weiner, Spitzer Comebacks Fall Flat

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE and LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Anthony Weiner's ill-fated mayoral campaign ended with a string of final embarrassments: He mustered a mere 5 percent at the ballot box. O...

Michael McLaughlin

DEFEATED

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 09.11.2013 | New York

In a stunning rebuke, former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer lost his bid to become the Democratic nominee for city comptroller. Poll results Tuesday n...

Mark Blumenthal

Final NYC Mayoral Polls Confirm Bill De Blasio's Lead

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

The final round of polls in New York City's mayoral race confirm a dominant front runner in Public Advocate Bill de Blasio but leave much uncertainty ...

WATCH: Spitzer Will Work For A Dollar A Year

Posted 08.22.2013 | New York

Eliot Spitzer said he'll work as New York City comptroller for only $1 a year--the same salary as Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Spitzer was asked Thurs...

Spitzer's First Policy Plans Unveiled

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 10.21.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Unveiling the first policy proposals of his comeback campaign, New York City comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer called Wednesday for...

Ex-Governor Stumps For Stringer, Half-Way

Newsday | Matthew Chayes | Posted 10.19.2013 | New York

Former Gov. David Paterson refused to criticize his old boss Eliot Spitzer while campaigning Monday morning for Spitzer's rival -- and his endorsement...

PHOTO: Paper Endorses Spitzer's Opponent

Posted 08.17.2013 | New York

The New York Post endorsed Scott Stringer on Saturday for New York City comptroller by pillorying his opponent, former New York governor Eliot Spitzer...

Spitzer Has Big Lead Over Rival

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer has a 19-point lead over Democratic primary rival Scott Stringer in the New York City comptroller's race, according...

Anthony, Eliot Spitzer Embarrassing To New York City, Poll Finds

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

ALBANY, N.Y. — A new poll shows that most New Yorkers watching Anthony Weiner (WEE'-nur) and Eliot Spitzer in political races dominated by sex scand...

Michael McLaughlin

Spitzer, Stringer Race Gets Even Uglier With First Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.09.2013 | New York

The harsh campaign between Democrats Eliot Spitzer and Scott Stringer for New York City comptroller dove deeper into negative territory during their f...

Pastors Endorse Spitzer

Posted 08.08.2013 | New York

Eliot Spitzer gained an unlikely group of endorsees Thursday in his run for New York City comptroller: Dozens of city pastors, most of whom represent ...

NYC Comptroller Candidate Arrested For Selling Drugs

Posted 08.06.2013 | New York

A candidate for New York City comptroller was arrested Tuesday for selling prescription drugs. According to a criminal complaint, Kristin Davis, ...

WATCH: Blasio Slams Spitzer As 'A Child Of The Elite'

Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

During an appearance on HuffPost Live on Thursday, New York City mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio weighed in on the city's comptroller race and critic...

A Common Enemy

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.29.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Business leaders, women's groups and labor unions have joined forces in an effort to convince voters that former governor Eliot Spitz...

A Common Enemy

The New York Times | Posted 07.30.2013 | New York

Alarmed by Eliot Spitzer’s momentum in his unexpected bid to win citywide office, an unlikely coalition of business leaders, women’s groups and la...

Eliot Spitzer: I Would Have Fired Anthony Weiner For His 'Improper' Behavior

The Huffington Post | Katherine Burkhart | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D), who resigned from office due to a sex scandal, came down hard on former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) on Monday...

Spitzer: Wife Won't Join Me On Campaign Trail

AP | Posted 07.26.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Eliot Spitzer says his wife won't be accompanying him on the campaign trail for New York City comptroller, noting "she's got a career." T...

Spitzer's New Ad Explains How He 'Failed Big Time'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

Two weeks after announcing he was running for New York City Comptroller, former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D) released an ad on Monday, stressing ho...

How New Yorkers REALLY Feel About Sex Scandals

Posted 09.21.2013 | Comedy

Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer are the central figures of two of the last decade's biggest political sex scandals. What's more, they're both staging...

Colbert To Spitzer: 'This Ain't Charlie Rose, Motherf**ker'

Posted 07.19.2013 | Comedy

It's been a rough day on TV for former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer. The candidate for New York City comptroller was first grilled by Jake Tapper f...

WATCH: CNN Host DESTROYS Spitzer

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.17.2013 | Media

Jake Tapper gave Eliot Spitzer a very rough time on Thursday, aggressively questioning the newly resurfaced political candidate about his checkered pa...

Michael McLaughlin

Spitzer Allows A Peek At His Wealth

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Eliot Spitzer released parts of his federal tax returns for the last two years on Wednesday, but withheld significant portions that would...

WATCH: Eliot Spitzer Considers Himself A Feminist

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 07.16.2013 | New York

In spite of his past indiscretions, disgraced ex-New York Governor Eliot Spitzer says he's a feminist. Spitzer, who resigned from office in 2008 ov...

Michael McLaughlin

Spitzer Blasted Romney On Tax Returns, But Won't Release His Own

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The race for New York City comptroller turned into a small-scale reenactment of the 2012 presidential campaign as Eliot Spitzer's opponent...

Spitzer Misses Deadline To File Ethics Report

AP | Posted 07.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer hasn't filed an ethics report on time with the city Conflicts of Interest Board. The Wa...