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NLC News

Nov 08

Support for NLC’s Municipal Leadership for Postsecondary Success initiative continues to grow, with the Kresge Foundation joining in partnership this fall with the NLC Institute for Youth, Education and Families (YEF Institute).  Across the initiative, NLC provides assistance to more than two dozen cities committed to working with education institutions to improve outcomes and prepare a 21st…

Nov 08
Press Release
Press Release
  • Technology

In recent years, cities and local law enforcement departments have been under increasing pressure to provide the same level of services that they always have with fewer resources at their disposal. The challenge of ensuring community safety and protection with a shrinking budget is endemic to cities across the country. As a result, many cities are aiming to take full advantage of their…

Nov 08

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s latest KIDS COUNT policy report, The First Eight Years: Giving Kids a Foundation for Lifetime Success, presents a strong case for investing in the early years of a child's life. Decades of brain and child development research show that kids who enter kindergarten with below-average language and cognitive skills can catch up — but only if they are physically…

Nov 08
NLC to Set 2014 National Municipal Policy During Seattle Congress of Cities

Angelina Panettieri, 202.626.3196

During next week's Congress of Cities in Seattle, NLC members will have numerous opportunities to shape NLC's federal advocacy positions, which make up the organization's National Municipal Policy platform (NMP). On Wednesday, November 13, NLC's seven policy committees will meet…

Nov 08
NLC to Set 2014 National Municipal Policy During Seattle Congress of Cities

Angelina Panettieri, 202.626.3196

During next week's Congress of Cities in Seattle, NLC members will have numerous opportunities to shape NLC's federal advocacy positions, which make up the organization's National Municipal Policy platform (NMP). On Wednesday, November 13, NLC's seven policy committees will meet…

Nov 08
NLC to Set 2014 National Municipal Policy During Seattle Congress of Cities

Angelina Panettieri, 202.626.3196

During next week's Congress of Cities in Seattle, NLC members will have numerous opportunities to shape NLC's federal advocacy positions, which make up the organization's National Municipal Policy platform (NMP). On Wednesday, November 13, NLC's seven policy committees will meet…

Nov 08

RISC eNews Blast NOVEMBER 8, 2013

The RISC eNews Blast is intended to provide relevant and timely news information from a number of sources to…

Nov 08

RISC eNews Blast NOVEMBER 8, 2013

The RISC eNews Blast is intended to provide relevant and timely news information from a number of sources to…

Nov 08

RISC eNews Blast NOVEMBER 8, 2013

The RISC eNews Blast is intended to provide relevant and timely news information from a number of sources to…

Nov 05

The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB), the regulator of the municipal market, each year sets clear priorities and engages market participants in constructive dialogue about effective ways to achieve these priorities. In the coming year, the MSRB is focused on implementing a regulatory framework for municipal advisors and improving pricing for investors and issuers as its top…