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  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
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U.S. Capitol Building Dome with American Flag
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
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U.S. Capitol
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
U.S. Capitol
U.S. Capitol
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
Inside of Capitol Building.
Inside of Capitol Building.
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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…
Capitol Building with American Flag
Capitol Building with American Flag
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
Capitol Building ceiling
Capitol Building ceiling
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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,…
Sun setting through the American flag.
Sun setting through the American flag.
  • Federal Advocacy Update

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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…
Inside of Capitol Building Dome
Inside of Capitol Building Dome
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — January 30, 2018 — Following President Trump’s first State of the Union address to Congress, National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, released the following statement:

2018 State of the Union Address
2018 State of the Union Address