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NLC News

Mar 17

With only 15 days left for Americans to participate in open enrollment through state and federal health insurance marketplaces for 2014 creditable coverage, cities around the country are hosting a Local Officials Day of Action on Saturday, March 22 to help get their residents covered.

On the first Day of Action on March 8, local officials around the nation helped get crucial information…

Mar 17

This post originally appeared on Data-Smart City Solutions.

How can government procure innovation? Even better, how can government get innovation given to it? Challenge platforms such as the General Services Administration's (GSA) Challenge.gov demonstrate a new way for governments at all levels to procure innovative products, services and ideas and build pipelines to deliver these…

Mar 14
  • Advocacy
  • Federal
In this issue: Add Your Name: NLC Sends Immigration Reform Letter to Congress Senate Passes Flood Insurance Affordability Bill NLC Continues Fight in House for Marketplace Fairness City Leaders Take City Priorities to the White House NLC Calls on FCC to Cooperate with Local Governments on Wireless Facility Siting March 22: Health Insurance Registration Day of Action NLC, Department of…
Mar 14

In this issue:

Add Your Name: NLC Sends Immigration Reform Letter to Congress Senate Passes Flood Insurance Affordability Bill NLC Continues Fight in House for Marketplace Fairness City Leaders Take City Priorities to the White House NLC Calls on FCC to Cooperate with Local Governments on Wireless Facility Siting March 22: Health Insurance Registration Day of Action NLC, Department of…
Mar 14

In this issue:

Add Your Name: NLC Sends Immigration Reform Letter to Congress Senate Passes Flood Insurance Affordability Bill NLC Continues Fight in House for Marketplace Fairness City Leaders Take City Priorities to the White House NLC Calls on FCC to Cooperate with Local Governments on Wireless Facility Siting March 22: Health Insurance Registration Day of Action NLC, Department of…
Mar 14

In this issue:

Add Your Name: NLC Sends Immigration Reform Letter to Congress Senate Passes Flood Insurance Affordability Bill NLC Continues Fight in House for Marketplace Fairness City Leaders Take City Priorities to the White House NLC Calls on FCC to Cooperate with Local Governments on Wireless Facility Siting March 22: Health Insurance Registration Day of Action NLC, Department of…
Mar 13
Press Release
Press Release
  • City Government

NLC Releases RFP for Municipal Leadership for Juvenile Justice Reform Leadership Academy.

Despite substantial decreases in juvenile crime rates during the past decade, state and local juvenile justice systems remain in need of fundamental reforms. The availability of high-quality, community-based alternatives to incarceration for youth and support systems for reentry are uneven,…

Mar 13

Washington, D.C. - After the Senate passage of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 (H.R. 3370), National League of Cities (NLC) Executive Director Clarence Anthony issued the following statement:

"We applaud the Senate for passing the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act this evening and protecting millions of homeowners and businesses who faced soaring…

Mar 12
Press Release
Press Release
  • Leadership & Management

Washington, D.C.  – National League of Cities (NLC) today presented the “President’s Award” to U.S. Representative Steve Womack for his exemplary…

Mar 12

Washington, D.C.  – National League of Cities (NLC) President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul, Minn., released this statement on the March 12…