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  • Federal Advocacy Update

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What Do Local Leaders Need to Know about the FCC Cable Order? USCIS Announces Final Rule on Public Charge Take Action on Clean Water Permitting Stay Active During August Recess NOAA Increases Chance for Above-Normal…
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American flags at sunset
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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Senate Drops $287B Transportation Reauthorization Proposal Before Recess Join the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council’s Call on Opportunity Zones Final Approval Expected for Bipartisan 2-year Federal Budget…
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American flag outside the U.S. Capitol Building

On Friday, August 2, the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, in conjunction with the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council and in partnership with the National League of Cities and the U.S. Conference of Mayors, is…

  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Take Action! Senate, House Pass PFAS Legislation NLC Advocates for Solutions to National Housing Crisis in New NLC Housing Task Force Report Cities Prepare for the 2020 Census as Final Answer Comes in Citizenship Question…
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American flags at sunset
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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SCOTUS Throws Out Citizenship Question…For Now July 9 Housing Task Force Panel and Report Senate Introduces Companion Bill to Overturn FCC Small Cell Order EPA, Army Corps Seek Comments on Potential Revisions to Mitigation…
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Internal view of the US Capitol Building rotunda.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — June 27, 2019 — Today, the Supreme issued its decision in Commerce v. New York and remanded the decision to add an untested citizenship question to the 2020 Census questionnaire back to the agency. In response, Irma Esparza Diggs,…

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By creating a pipeline of skilled and trained workers, the Building U.S. Infrastructure by Leveraging Demands for Skills Act (BUILDS Act)—H.R. 2831 and S. 1517— is a critical component of any infrastructure package that aims to rebuild and…

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US Capitol
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Take Action on Workforce Development! White House and Congress Resuming Bipartisan Talks to Prevent FY20 Government Shutdown Thune, Schatz Reintroduce STREAMLINE Act to Preempt Local Small Cell Authority IRS Finalizes Rules…
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Internal view of the Cannon House Office Building
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Congress Introduces Bipartisan BUILDS Act Congress Passes Disaster Aid Package and Extends the National Flood Insurance Program FY20 House Appropriations Process Underway NLC Urges EPA to Delay Rulemaking on Clean Water Act…
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The US Capitol Building dome.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – May 21, 2019 – Tomorrow, President Trump and Congressional leadership will meet at the White House with the goal to reach an agreement to fix America’s infrastructure. In advance of the meeting, National League of Cities (NLC)…

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