December 12, 2014
New York State Office of the State Comptroller
Thomas P. DiNapoli
New York State Comptroller
110 State Street
Albany, New York 12236
New York State Education Department
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234
RE: Buffalo Joint Schools Construction Program Audit
Dear Comptroller DiNapoli and Commissioner King:
The Program Provider seeks to close out the 12- year, $1.4 billion, Buffalo Public School System– Joint Schools Construction Program (Program) with the Joint Schools Construction Board (JSCB.) The current Board of Education majority members appointed to the JSCB conducted an independent inquiry and have found clear and convincing evidence that the oversight, review and internal audit performed during the course of the Program was severely lacking and corrupted, requiring a comprehensive independent audit to be conducted immediately. What some want to describe as a model school reconstruction program appears instead to have been an intentional ongoing conspiracy to defraud the taxpayers of New York State of millions of dollars. Read more ›
Ellicott Development CEO Carl Paladino appears on the Neil Cavuto Show, Fox Business, on the future of the Republican Party.
Opinion, Buffalo News
In a school system that desperately needs all the help it can get, charter school opponents areattempting to further their interests by targeting School Board member Carl Paladino.
(Buffalo News file photo)
on November 17, 2014 – 12:01 AM
The attack on Buffalo School Board member Carl Paladino over his ties to charter schools is a calculated attempt to prevent the creation of more charters, at the expense of Buffalo’s schoolchildren.
The city’s approximately 34,000 students need educational opportunities that are not being provided by the system’s traditional public schools. Read more ›
In Media /
Nov. 04, 2014 – 5:11 – Former Republican NY Gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino on the future of the Republican Party.
WESTERN NEW YORK ELECTIONS
GOVERNOR and LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR (4 Year Term)
Con 1C Rob Astorino Con Chris Moss
COMPTROLLER ( 4 Year Term)
Con SCC 3C Robert Antonacci
ATTORNEY GENERAL ( 4 Year Term)
Rep 4B John Cahill