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  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Georgia and Florida Local Leaders Fly-In to Washington to Advocate for Cities NLC Tells FCC to Protect Public Access Channels Local Governments Protected in Supreme Court WOTUS Ruling House Committee Advances Water Resources Bill…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Cities Tell Congress: Infrastructure Matters Senate Committee Passes Brownfields Legislation with NLC's Support Hill Staff tell Local Officials to Expect More Funding Delays in FY 2017 DOL Publishes New Overtime Rule In Meeting…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Take Action on Infrastructure Investment NLC Urges House Action on Brownfields Reauthorization House Poised to Act on Legislation to Address Opioid Epidemic Next Week E-Fairness Headed to Supreme Court?  NLC Honors FAST Act…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Advocating for Infrastructure: Sharing Your Transportation Success Stories  Congress Takes Action on NLC Environmental Priorities Despite City Opposition, Senate Includes Federal Preemption in FAA Bill NLC Gears Up for…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: National City-County Task Force on the Opioid Epidemic Holds Inaugural Convening Senate Moves Forward with Federal Preemption in FAA Bill Learn How Cities Can Participate in Infrastructure Week NLC Highlights City Leadership in…
  • CitiesSpeak

In what has been described as the most important “one-person, one-vote” case since the Supreme Court adopted the principle over 50 years ago, the Court held that states may apportion state legislative districts based on total population. Local…

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  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Tell Your Senators: Stand with Flint and Cities NLC Joins House and Senate Champions to Support CDBG Senate Seeks Drone Regulations that Preempt Municipal Governments FEMA Proposal a Disaster NLC Calls for Flexibility in…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue: Legislation to Address Opioid Epidemic Passes the Senate NLC and NACo Name Members of Task Force to Address Opioid Epidemic NLC Supports Water Infrastructure Funding in Flint and Nationwide City Leaders Sound Off on Infrastructure…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue:  NLC Announces 2016 Federal Priorities 10 Years of Roberts Court for State and Local Government Webinar  Tenth Circuit Upholds Colorado's Effort to Collect Use Tax on Remote Sales Cities, Counties Announce Joint Task Force on…
  • Federal Advocacy Update
In this issue:  Permanent Tax Ban Headed to President's Desk President Obama's Final Budget Highlights Local Priorities U.S. Supreme Court Halts Implementation of Clean Power Plan NLC Urges Congress to Pass Criminal Justice Reform Legislation…