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For Cities, Lame Duck Session is Anything but Lame  Congress Once Again Extends NFIP Before Deadline  Climate Change Emerging as Congressional Priority With Bipartisan Support, Criminal Justice Reform Bill Stalls NLC to…
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  • Press Release

The National League of Cities (NLC) applauds the administration and the strong bipartisan effort underway in Congress to deliver much needed reforms to our federal criminal justice system. The following statement can be attributed to NLC…

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Criminal justice reform
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Los Angeles — The following statement may be attributed to National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, and League of California Cities President Jan Arbuckle, councilmember of Grass Valley, California…

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Thousand Oaks, California
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — November 5, 2018 — Tomorrow, the National League of Cities (NLC) will host the steering group of Road to Zero, a safety coalition with the goal to eliminate traffic deaths within 30 years. Organized by the National Safety Council and…

Road to Zero
Road to Zero
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

President Signs SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, But More Is Needed NLC Comments on EPA Effort to Revise Vehicle Emissions and Fuel Economy First Set of Rules on Opportunity Zone Funds Released  NLC Comments on EPA…
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  • Press Release

WASHINGTON - October 24 - Following the president's signature of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (H.R. 6), National League of Cities (NLC) released the following statement:

"City leaders applaud the president for signing this…

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  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

NLC Hosts Mayors in Washington for Capitol Hill Briefing on Opioids Congress Sends Water Resources Bill to President Congress Passes Third Bill to Address Opioid Crisis FAA Bill Secures 5 Years of Federal Support for City…
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  • Press Release

Following the passage of America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (S. 3021), National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas released the following statement:

“The National League of Cities…

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Water treatment plant
  • Press Release

In response to the passage of H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, which addresses our nation's Opioid Crisis,  the National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas made the following…

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  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — October 3, 2018 — With the passage of the H.R. 302 (115) in the Senate today, the National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, released the following statement:

"Cities are the hubs…

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