WHAT: National League of Cities' annual Congressional City Conference brings together more than 2,000 elected and appointed city leaders to focus on the federal policy issues that are important to local governments. The conference, held March 8 - 12 at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C., will feature a number of national leaders to speak on federal partnerships with cities and local elected leaders from across the U.S.
WHO: Featured speakers include:
THEME: The theme of the conference is "Connect City Hall with Capitol Hill, "and will focus on a variety of topics, including:
WHEN: March 8 - 12, 2014
WHERE: Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, D.C.
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: NLC's leadership and many attending elected leaders will be available for media interviews during the week of conference. NLC leadership includes:
The National League of Cities (NLC) is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans.