Two top executives at First Albany Corp. have decided not to help the New York State comptroller raise campaign funds, despite appearing on an invitation announcing an upcoming fund-raising reception.

The executives, George McNamee, First Albany's chief executive officer and chairman of the board, and Hugh Johnson, the firm's chief investment officer, are listed on the fund-raising notice as "The Friends of H. Carl McCall," who is running next year for his first full term as state comptroller.

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