Supreme Court Building
Supreme Court Building

Federal

Recent

  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

The SAFE Act Passes Out of Committee One Year Out, NLC Prepares for the Census Join the Conversation as Federal Transportation Negotiations Heat Up NLC, Partners Tell Federal Leaders to Empower Community Broadband NLC…
An inside view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
An inside view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Why the 2020 Budget Debate Indicates More Challenges for Cities Ending CCC on Top of the Hill NLC, NATOA Call on FCC to Halt Cable Proposal Water Infrastructure Bills Introduced in House NFIP Reauthorization Legislation…
Multiple American flags flying at sunset.
Multiple American flags flying at sunset.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — March 10 — This week, more than 2,000 mayors, councilmembers and other delegates from cities, towns and villages across the country are convening in Washington for the National League of Cities’ (NLC) annual Congressional City…

Congressional City Conference
Congressional City Conference
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — March 7, 2019 – More than 2,000 mayors, councilmembers and other delegates from around the country will gather in Washington, D.C., March 10-13, 2019, for the National League of Cities’ (NLC) annual Congressional City Conference.…

Capitol
Capitol
  • Federal Advocacy Update

 

In this issue:

The Federal Government is Open White House Announces New American Broadband Initiative NLC Hosts Hill Briefing on Local Innovations in Workforce Development SCOTUS to Hear Citizenship Question Case SLLC SCOTUS…
An external view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
An external view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – February 14, 2019 – As the funding deadline approaches to avert another government shutdown, the National League of Cities (NLC) urges Congress and the president to approve bipartisan legislation that fully funds the federal…

Capitol
Capitol
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

State Municipal Leagues Build Relationships with New Congress Senate Passes LWCF Permanent Reauthorization NLC Launches Opportunity Zones Resources Join Local Leaders: Innovations in Workforce Development Hill Briefing …
United States Capitol Building rotunda
United States Capitol Building rotunda
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — February 7, 2019 — Today on Capitol Hill, the National League of Cities (NLC), federal leaders and representatives from state municipal leagues held a briefing on the federal-local partnership needed to solve the most pressing…

Briefing
Briefing
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – February 5, 2019 – Following President Trump’s State of the Union address to Congress, NLC President Karen Freeman-Wilson, mayor of Gary, Indiana, released the following statement:

“Local leaders agree with the president on…

State of the Union
State of the Union
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – February 4, 2019 – Ahead of President Trump’s State of the Union address, America’s cities, towns and villages call on the president use this opportunity to set an ambitious agenda that prioritizes rebuilding and reimagining America’…

State of the Union
State of the Union