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NLC News

Jun 19
U.S. Capitol Building Dome with American Flag
U.S. Capitol Building Dome with American Flag
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

FY19 Appropriations Advancing but Rescission Vote Could Upend Progress Senate Committee Passes Farm Bill Are You Ready for August Recess? House Passes Water Resources Bill House to Debate Immigration Bills Opioid Week in the House Senate HELP Committee to Vote on Perkins Act Tax Reform 2.0? Local INFRA Projects are on the FASTLANE to Completion NLC Asks the AG to…
Jun 05
U.S. Capitol
U.S. Capitol
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

NLC Urges Senate to Increase Funding for CDBG    Insurance Hearing Gives Insight into the Future of AVs This Summer is Time to BUILD the Case for Local Transportation Projects South Dakota v. Wayfair: What's Next for Internet Sales Tax? NLC Urges Senate to Increase Funding for CDBG

Michael Wallace, 202-626-3025

On May 30, NLC sent a letter to the Senate…

May 22
Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

During Infrastructure Week, City Leaders Press Congress to Invest and Rebuild Federal Funding Maintained for City Priorities in FY19 First Draft Spending Bills House Passes Senate Banking Bill Senate and House Release Water Resources Bills Perkins Act Reauthorization May Have New Life in Senate Senate Judiciary Committee Advances the Substance Abuse Prevention Act…
May 08
U.S. Capitol
U.S. Capitol
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Rebuild With Us During Infrastructure Week Rescission Proposal Would Clawback Existing Funds for City Priorities NLC Opposes Clean Power Plan Repeal Aviation Bill Moves to Senate and Autonomous Vehicles Bill May Ride Along DOJ Should Release 2017 Law Enforcement Grants New “No-Low” Bus Grants Available from Federal Transit Rebuild With Us During Infrastructure Week…
Apr 24
Inside of Capitol Building.
Inside of Capitol Building.
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

New Tool: Workforce Investment Strategies to Support Local Economies NLC Weighs In on Farm Bill Priorities as House Committee Passes Bill Congress Pushes to Pass Additional Legislation to Combat the Opioid Epidemic NLC Supports Legislation to Restore Brownfields Tax Incentive FAA Bill Takes Off in House with Disaster and Mitigation Provisions Riding Along President…
Apr 10
Capitol Building with American Flag
Capitol Building with American Flag
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Will Congress Rebuild With Us? Important Updates for Cities on Census Rural Leaders: Ensure Your Community Gets Mobile Coverage Additional Support for Opioid Addiction Prevention and Treatment E-Fairness Gets Its Day in Court EPA Announces Water Infrastructure Funding Opportunity Proposed NLC Policy Resolutions and Amendments Due June 14, 2018 Will Congress Return to…
Mar 27
Capitol Building ceiling
Capitol Building ceiling
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Funding for City Priorities Boosted in FY18 Omnibus Spending Bill Brownfields Reauthorization Passed with Omnibus Cities Urge Congress to Rebuild With Us at CCC Cities Tell Congress It's Time for True Partnership to Rebuild Infrastructure Cities Need Broadband Investment, Not Preemption Change in Plans for FAA Reauthorization NLC Comments on Potential Lead and Copper…
Feb 27
Sun setting through the American flag.
Sun setting through the American flag.
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Mark Your Calendar: 2018 CCC Highlights NLC Members Tell Congress: Rebuild and Reimagine America’s Infrastructure Opportunity Zones: What Cities Need to Know NLC Weighs in on Clean Power Plan Next Steps In the Senate, Immigration Reform Hits a Wall Cities tell FCC to Protect Low-Income Broadband Subsidy Appropriations Request Forms Available for Local Projects SLLC…
Feb 12
Inside of Capitol Building Dome
Inside of Capitol Building Dome
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Congressional Bipartisan Budget Act Preempts WH Budget; Is a Major Win for Cities City Leaders Join President for Infrastructure Proposal Release Deadline Extended: Join NLC for Capitol Hill Advocacy Day during CCC Disaster Aid Funding Included in the Senate Continuing Resolution Deal What a Citizenship Question on the Census Would Mean for Cities House Committee…
Jan 30
United States Capitol Building
United States Capitol Building
  • Federal
  • Advocacy

In this issue:

Shutdown Ends and Advances City Priorities, but Funding Still Up in the Air San Francisco Local Leaders Highlight Need for Infrastructure and Workforce Development Cities Urge Comprehensive, Responsible Immigration Reform White House Infrastructure Outreach to Cities Continues as State of the Union Nears NLC Provides the Local Perspective at U.S. Chamber Infrastructure…