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  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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)…

White House
White House
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Congressional Leaders Negotiating to Avoid Massive FY20 Spending Cuts and Debt Default House Subcommittee Approves EECBG Reauthorization Municipal Caucus Chairs Reintroduce Advance Refunding Bond Legislation FCC Proposes…
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Several American flags flying at sunset.
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

NLC Supports Commitment to Paris Agreement NLC Supports Bipartisan Transportation Alternatives Bill Ruppersberger Announces Violence Prevention Bill First Infrastructure Negotiation Set $2 Trillion Federal Spending Goal…
The U.S. Capitol Building.
The U.S. Capitol Building.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – May 2, 2019 – Today, the House of Representatives voted on HR 9, the Climate Action Now Act, to prohibit the United States withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. Following the bill’s passage by a vote of 231-190, National…

City and nature
City and nature
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – April 30, 2019 – Today, President Trump and Congressional leaders met at the White House to discuss infrastructure priorities and potential legislation to fix America’s infrastructure. Following the meeting, National League of Cities…

Federal Leaders
Federal Leaders
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Senators Introduce Digital Equity Act Support for CDBG and Other Funding Priorities Growing in Congress Senators Reintroduce Bill to Direct Cybersecurity Funding to States and Localities NLC Urges EPA, Army Corps to Clarify…
An internal view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
An internal view of the U.S. Capitol Building rotunda.
  • 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