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Feb 28
FEBRUARY 28, 2014

Data Breach & Cyber Security

Risk & Responsibility in a Hyperconnected World - McKinsey & Co
Cyber Risk and Insurance Forum, January 2014

McKinsey and the World Economic Forum…

Feb 28
FEBRUARY 28, 2014

Data Breach & Cyber Security

Risk & Responsibility in a Hyperconnected World - McKinsey & Co
Cyber Risk and Insurance Forum, January 2014

McKinsey and the World Economic Forum…

Feb 28
FEBRUARY 28, 2014

Data Breach & Cyber Security

Risk & Responsibility in a Hyperconnected World - McKinsey & Co
Cyber Risk and Insurance Forum, January 2014

McKinsey and the World Economic Forum…

Feb 27
  • City Government

Hilari Varnadore will serve as a presenter for the interactive seminar, "Achieving Strategic Goals Using Community-Scale Performance Management" at the Congressional City Conference on Saturday, March 8 in Washington, D.C.

What legacy will you leave for your city? Most city leaders grapple with this question and place great emphasis on answering it. As a mayor, your primary concern may…

Feb 27

Washington, D.C.  – Following President Barack Obama’s announcement today of the “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul, Minn., released this statement:

“President Obama’s announcement today of the ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ initiative is an opportunity to address the systematic barriers to success faced by many young men of…

Feb 27

New Orleans, La. - Following President Barack Obama's announcement today introducing the "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, the mayors of Cities United issued the following statement from their inaugural meeting in New Orleans, La.:

"The mayors of Cities United stand with President Obama in pledging to do all that we can to stop the violence that kills 13 young people under the age of 25…

Feb 26

Washington, D.C. – The National League of Cities opposes aspects of Congressman Camp’s proposal. While the proposal is an honest attempt at solving the problems of our nation’s tax code, it will have unintended consequences in many areas of cities’ operations and will reduce the ability of cities to create jobs and expand the economy.

“This proposal has serious unintended consequences…

Feb 26

Washington, D.C. – National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul, Minn., released the following statement responding to President Obama’s TIGER grant announcement:

“I was excited to join President Obama in Saint Paul as he announced $600 million in grants being made available to cities for transportation and economic development projects.  The President should…

Feb 26
  • Public Safety

Cities United Convenes Seventeen Mayors and Officials from 37 U.S. Municipalities in a Coordinated Effort to Stop the Violence that Kills 13 African American Men and Boys Every 24 Hours

New Orleans, La. - Seventeen mayors and more than 200 city leaders from 37 municipalities nationwide joined together today in New Orleans, La. for the inaugural Cities United…

Feb 24

As the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments today on a case that could have implications for the Administration’s plans to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, cities continue to seek federal policies and programs that will support their local climate adaptation and resilience efforts.

The question in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA is whether the U.S. Environmental Protection…