US Capitol
US Capitol

Advocacy

Recent

  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

Congratulations President Trump - Now Let's Work Together President Trump's Executive Order: ‘Sanctuary Cities' Order Overly Broad, Does Little to Fix Nation's Broken Immigration System NLC Weighs in on Unfunded Mandates,…
us capitol image
us capitol image

This one-pager can be used when meeting with members of Congress as an introduction to the National League of Cities.

Capitol Building
Capitol Building
  • Press Release

Immigration reform must not mandate that cities and towns serve as agents for federal immigration enforcement or erode local police-community trust.

WASHINGTON — January 26, 2017 — President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Federal Advocacy Update

In this issue:

NLC Tells Congress: Repeal of ACA Must Include Simultaneous Replacement Georgia Local Leaders Fly-In to Washington to Advocate for Cities Cabinet Nominees Show Trump Administration Focused on City Priorities FCC Threatens…
us capitol image
us capitol image
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — January 12, 2017 — Following action in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), National League of Cities (NLC) President Matt Zone, councilmember, Cleveland, released the following statement:

"The National League of…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Issue Brief

NLC calls on Congress and the President to close the online sales tax loophole by enacting e-fairness legislation. Learn more about how closing the online sales tax loophole will strengthen local businesses and join NLC in our efforts to advocate…

  • Issue Brief

NLC calls on Congress and the President to preserve the federal income tax exemption on municipal bonds. Learn more about how municipal bonds help cities modernize our nation’s infrastructure below and join NLC in our efforts to protect the tax…

City buildings
City buildings
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Does your Representative Support Muni Bonds? Cities Applaud Passage of Cures Act & Opioid Funding Authorization NLC Releases 2017 National Municipal Policy NLC Continues Outreach to New Administration With NLC's Support,…
City building
City building
  • News Announcement

The Supreme Court refused to hear a case involving the question of whether a Colorado law requiring remote sellers to inform Colorado purchasers annually of their purchases and send the same information to the Colorado Department of Revenue is…