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  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: As One Year Anniversary Passes, NLC Tells House Cost of Inaction On E-Fairness Too Great Transportation Debate Shifts Into Higher Gear House Appropriators Support Local Officials on CDBG NLC Supports EPA Greenhouse Gas Proposal…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: City Leaders Urge Congress to Pass Comprehensive Immigration Reform Pressure Building For Congress to Enact A New Transportation Program NLC Urges Congress to Act Now To Extend Terrorism Risk Insurance Program  NLC Prepares to…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: NLC Continues to Oppose Permanent Ban on Internet Tax Members of Congress Urge Funding Increase for CDBG  New PACE Bill Allows Local Residential Energy Efficiency Programs Reminder: TIGER Grant Deadline April 28 Free Webinar: How…
  • CitiesSpeak

This week the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC) met in Washington, DC to discuss local perspectives on climate, water, resiliency and environmental justice with Administration…

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  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Take Action: Ask Your Member of Congress to Sign On to CDBG Letter  NLC and USCM Join Forces to Advocate for Infrastructure Investment  NLC Leadership Talks Marketplace Fairness with Judiciary Committee Member Cities Must Meet New…
  • News Announcement

NLC recently joined with state and local government organizations (the Big 7) to urge the House Judiciary Committee to take action on the Marketplace Fairness Act.

At the hearing earlier this month on “Exploring Alternative Solutions on…

  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Add Your Name: NLC Sends Immigration Reform Letter to Congress Senate Passes Flood Insurance Affordability Bill NLC Continues Fight in House for Marketplace Fairness City Leaders Take City Priorities to the White House NLC Calls…
  • CitiesSpeak

With nearly 1500 mayors, council members, city staff and others coming to DC next week for the Congressional City Conference, it's a great opportunity to educate our members about federal issues affecting cities and launch lobbying efforts around…

  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: House Considers Flood Insurance Bill President Announces $600 Million in TIGER Grants House Judiciary Committee to Hold Marketplace Fairness Hearing Senators Reintroduce Energy Efficiency Bill, Renew Push for Floor Action Policy…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
Leaders from Cabinet and Capitol Hill to Address Congressional City Conference

Angelina Panettieri, panettieri@nlc.org, 202.626.3196

Attendees of this year's Congressional City Conference, held March 8-12 in Washington, D.C., will hear…