Congratulations on your decision to run to be the next New York City Comptroller! Citizens Union appreciates your commitment to serve the public.
In the following pages, you will find open-ended questions regarding your positions on various reform issues and your plans for office. The form includes sections on the public pension funds, the comptroller's auditing powers, budget, fiscal oversight and the economy, and the comptroller's role and work realtions.
Responses to these questions will be one of several factors Citizens Union uses to evaluate candidates running for city offices, and to issue our preference for the general election. Read more about the method, principles, and criteria of the candidate evalatuion process here.
If you wish to be considered, please submit the questionnaire no later than 48 before your interview.
If you seek our support, we will also need to schedule an interview with you as part of the evaluation process.
If you cannot complete the questionnaire in one sitting, you can click Save and Continue Later at the bottom of every page.
Once you submit the questionnaire, you will receive a confirmation email with a PDF file containing your responses. Citizens Union will not be able to see your answers unless you submit the form. We plan to make responses to this questionnaire public on our website, printed voters directory, and other appropriate venues (your contact information will not be published).
For any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank you very much for your response.