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John Liu

  1. John Liu Doesn’t Seem Ready to Give Up the Campaign TrailThe former comptroller is still sending reporters his schedule.
  2. Liu’s Wife Makes Campaign Debut, Just Days Before PrimaryShe’s his “secret weapon.”
  3. What You Missed in the Final Democratic Mayoral DebateAnthony Weiner was really nice to people for some reason. 
  4. John Liu Answers Reader Questions: VideoThe comptroller closes out our mayoral interview series.
  5. The New York Times’ Most Telling Mayoral Candidate AnecdotesDe Blasio’s campaign signs, Quinn’s F-words, and Weiner’s tossed salad.
  6. Weed Is Expensive in NYC, John Liu ReportsHe also misspelled “kush” in proposal to legalize marijuana.
  7. John Liu Is Angling for the ‘Legalize It’ VoteHe figures 900,000 smokers spend about $2,000 a month.
  8. Stop-and-Frisk: Mayoral Race Just Got SeriousThe race just got real.
  9. Bloomberg Lawsuit Says Liu Rejects Contracts for the PublicityThe comptroller wouldn’t approve a 95th Street homeless shelter.
  10. The Democratic Mayoral Candidates Had a Sleepover in the ProjectsSeparate sleepovers, but still.
  11. Mayoral Hopefuls on Blood-Sucking CircumcisionsThe ritual known as ‘metzitzah b’peh.’
  12. John Liu Is Proud of His Campaign, Despite Fraud Case ConvictionsHe’s staying in the race.
  13. John Liu Is Already Annoyed by His Rivals BackstageIt’s going to be a long campaign in the green room.
  14. Mayoral Candidate John Liu Downplays One Scandal, Reignites AnotherHe still claims he worked in a “sweatshop.”
  15. Liu ‘Demands Answers’ on Kimani Gray ShootingThe city comptroller is taking a more aggressive stance on the controversial police shooting than his fellow mayoral candidates.
  16. John Liu Is Tired of Being InvestigatedIt does sound trying.
  17. Mayoral Candidates Focus on Rotten Sandy ResponseThey don’t have a high opinion of hizzoner.
  18. Who Benefits From Scott Stringer’s Withdrawal From the Mayoral Race?Everyone, a little. But some more than others.
  19. Racial Politics Likely to Reemerge As a Major Theme of the 2013 Mayoral CampaignSix mayoral hopefuls got the ball rolling at an NYU conference today.
  20. The Most ‘Embattled’ Endorsement of the DayJohn Liu and Charlie Rangel support one another.
  21. Goldman Sachs, MetLife to Disclose Employee Diversity (or Lack Thereof)Prediction: Lots of white men.
  22. John Liu Is Now Spending More Defending His Fund-raising Than He’s Taking in From Fund-raisingMath, so harsh.
  23. John Liu, Undeterred, Is Holding a Fund-raiserMo’ money, mo’ problems means nothing to him.
  24. Did John Liu’s Campaign Set Up a Poorly Paid 25-Year-Old to Take the Fall?That would be his campaign treasurer.
  25. John Liu Can Only Plead Ignorance for So LongThe city comptroller’s fund-raising scandal keeps worsening.
  26. Liu’s Campaign Treasurer, Jenny Hou, ArrestedOh boy.
  27. Which Would-Be Mayor Has the Best Theme Song?No data was available for Jack Donaghy.
  28. Comptroller John Liu’s Shady Fund-raiser IndictedTiming is everything.
  29. What Other Sketchy Things Can John Liu Do?No, really — hasn’t he expended all the options?
  30. Happy Birthday, Mr. ComptrollerEnjoy the gift of cash.
  31. Controller’s Office Finds $17 Million in Shady AccountA bank error in the city’s favor, sort of.
  32. John Liu Has Done Some Office RenovationTo stop snitches?
  33. New Yorkers Not So Enthused About John LiuMaybe it has something to do with the whole scandal thing?
  34. Audit Reveals That City Schools Paid 890 Percent Markup for VegetablesThree out of every ten items checked were marked up more than 100 percent last April.
  35. John Liu Is Not Worried About the Appearance of ImproprietyPart CXXXII of the Liu Sketchy Money saga.
  36. John Liu to Release Names of Campaign BundlersA few weeks after a major fund-raiser was arrested.
  37. Still More Problems for John LiuThis time, one of his top advisers is reportedly jumping ship.
  38. John Liu Says He’s Still Running for MayorWhat campaign finance irregularities?
  39. A John Liu Fund-raiser Has Been Arrested on FraudThis is really not Liu’s day.
  40. John Liu’s Donations Look Even SketchierHe got campaign cash from a convict.
  41. Bloomberg Backs Rupert Murdoch, NYC Funds Do NotLocal pension funds to oppose Rupert Murdoch.
  42. John Liu’s Campaign Financing Doesn’t Look So Above-BoardComptroller, audit thyself!
  43. Why Mayor Bloomberg Is Trying to Play Nice With Governor CuomoHe may need his help to avert massive teacher layoffs.
  44. Mayor Bloomberg and Comptroller Liu Have a Truly Adult RelationshipIt is ice-cold, colder than anything I’ve ever seen.”
  45. Financial Woes
    The River Café’s Rent Is, Like, Cheaper Than Yours$6,177 per month!?
  46. Comptroller John Liu Comes Out in Favor of a Boycott of ArizonaThe momentum continues to build.
  47. City Councilman Hopes to Team Up With Comptroller for Boycott of ArizonaWill New York City take a stand against Arizona’s illegal-immigration law?
  48. Alan Van Capelle Leaving Empire State Pride AgendaThe gay advocate will join the city comptroller’s office.
  49. Ed Koch Doesn’t Appreciate John Liu’s Snubbing of Mayor BloombergNot meeting with Bloomberg was rude and outrageous, the former mayor tells us.
  50. A Few Dozen Voters Select New Public Advocate, ComptrollerJohn Liu and Bill de Blasio emerge victorious after a primary runoff election in which almost nobody voted.
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