At this year’s Congressional City Conference, NLC’s seven Policy and Advocacy Committees met to begin their work for 2015.
City leaders attending the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference today held a day of advocacy for passage of a long-term transportation bill and other city priorities on Capitol Hill and at the White House.
America’s cities thank the bipartisan group of senators who introduced the Marketplace Fairness Act today in the U.S. Senate. This legislation is about supporting communities and establishing a fair playing field that allows local businesses to compete with their online counterparts.
The National League of Cities (NLC) today released a new report, Cities, the Sharing Economy and What's Next, analyzing how the sharing economy impacts five key areas: innovation, economic development, equity, safety and implementation.
President Obama today addressed the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference in Washington to speak about the importance of local leadership and announce a new initiative to partner with cities, higher education and the private sector to expand access to tech jobs in communities across the country.
The National League of Cities (NLC) today announced the “Race, Equity and Leadership” (REAL) initiative to facilitate an honest discussion around race and equity and provide tools that strengthen the capacity of city leaders to drive structural inclusion for all groups.
National League of Cities (NLC) today recognized seven cities for implementing programs that enhance and promote cultural diversity in their communities at the "Celebrate Diversity Breakfast" during NLC's Congressional City Conference in Washington.
We are pleased to announce that C-SPAN and the White House live streamed the President’s speech, which took place this Monday morning at approximately 11:30 a.m. EDT.
As the nation prepares for the 2016 election cycle, National League of Cities President Ralph Becker, mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah, named a bipartisan group of 17 city officials and state municipal league executive directors to serve on the National League of Cities (NLC) 2016 Presidential Election Task Force.
More than 2,000 city leaders and delegates from cities and towns across the country are convening in Washington for the 50th annual National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference to advocate for city priorities with Congress and the Administration.