Corey Johnson Floats Run for Comptroller

Out gay City Council Speaker Corey Johnson is considering a run for city comptroller, he told the New York Times.

Johnson, who in the midst of his second and final term in the City Council, is exploring a run to serve as the city’s chief financial officer nearly five months after he exited the mayoral race due to personal reasons. He is vowing to make a final decision on the comptroller race within the next two weeks.

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