This Guy Wants To Be The Next Comptroller by Gotham Gazette Staff, Jun 13, 2013 Twitter Republican John Burnett went from working a cash register at Pathmark to overseeing wealth managers on Wall Street. Now, Daily Politics has learned, he wants to become the city’s next comptroller. Tweet Editor's Choice Rumored Scheme Brings Scrutiny to Bronx Political Machine How To Become A New York City Council Member Candidates Allege Wright Unfairly Influences Elections Alain Kaloyeros, Powerful Centerpiece of Buffalo Billion, Could Become Household Name Comments Comment(s) The comments section is provided as a free service to our readers. Gotham Gazette's editors reserve the right to delete any comments. Some reasons why comments might get deleted: inappropriate or offensive content, off-topic remarks or spam.