Scott Stringer Dismisses Comptroller Rumors and Hints at Imminent Mayoral Campaign Announcement

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer is widely rumored to be prepping a run for mayor in 2013, but recent reports also have him eyeing the comptroller’s office. After his press conference about the Department of Education’s failure to collect federal Medicaid reimbursements today, Mr. Stringer told The Politicker he’s focused on running for mayor and expects to make his intentions clear quite soon. “As time goes on in the next few weeks, as we start to do more, I think it will very clear to people that we are going to be a very serious candidate for Mayor of New York,” Mr. Stringer said. Read More

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  1. In other words, he’s waiting for Liu to resign before he announces.  Interesting, in a way he kinda just let out that there will be clarity on the Liu situation in the coming weeks.