In a Feb. 17, 2011 photo, New York City Comptroller John Liu, left, takes notes while he participants in a public meeting to suggest audits for his office in New York. New York and cities around the ... more 
In a Feb. 17, 2011 photo, New York City Comptroller John Liu, left, takes notes while he participants in a public meeting to suggest audits for his office in New York. New York and cities around the country are trying to follow the example of private companies and use technology and the Internet to harness the wisdom of citizens and create virtual civic forums. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Seth Wenig
Wed, Feb 23, 2011 8:36 PM EST