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Mar 02 2016

The National Urban League Calls on Congress to Focus on Corporate Diversity & Inclusion

Last week, in recognition of Black History Month, National Urban League President & CEO, Marc Morial and the Washington Bureau hosted a closed-door roundtable entitled Corporate Diversity & Inclusion: Building Economic Power in Underserved Communities.   Current diversity and inclusion... Read
Oct 23 2015

National Higher Education Summit

Government, Education, Business Leaders to Address College, Career Success for Students of Color in Washington, D.C. Gallup To Release the First-Ever Results of Survey of Career Success and Well-Being of College Graduates of Color
Jul 22 2015

Urban League: Every Child Achieves Act Leaves Children Behind

WASHINGTON, DC (July 22, 2015) – National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial has issued the following statement on passage of the Every Child Achieves Act (S. 1177):


Dec 14 2017

National Urban League Statement on FCC Repealing Net Neutrality Protections

WASHINGTON, DC (December 14, 2017) – Today, National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, released the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) reversal of net neutrality rules: 
Dec 02 2017

National Urban League President on Passage of Sham Tax Reform Bill

WASHINGTON, DC (December 2, 2017) Tonight, National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, released the following statement expressing opposition to the Senate's passage of the so-called "tax reform" bill: "Despite widespread opposition and public outcry, tonight the U.S. Senate passed a... Read
Nov 29 2017

Nine National Civil Rights Groups Urge Congress to Oppose Tax Bill

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, the National Urban League led the NAACP, National Action Network, League of United Latin American Citizens, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, National Coalition on Black... Read


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Washington Update Special LPC Edition - April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017


Special Edition of Washington Update

Top 3 Things You Need to Know - March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017




Top 3 Things You Need to Know - February 17, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017



Top 3 Things You Need to Know - January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017



Washington Update

Top 3 Things You Need to Know - December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016
Staff Diversity in the Senate Matters 

Top 3 Things You Need to Know - November 18, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016



Election Outcome and Civil Rights Response

Top 3 Things You Need to Know - October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016


Racial Bias Has Made Its Way to the Supreme Court

Top News You Need to Know - September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016



Top 5 Things You Need to Know - August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016




August is Congressional Recess

The United States Congress is in recess during the month of August.  This means that members of the U.S. House and U.S. Senate are working in their respective districts. The Washington Bureau urges affiliate CEOs and Young Professionals to use this time to meet with Members of Congress about issues of concern.  Should you need tips or help on how to schedule meetings with your elected officials, please contact the Washington Bureau.

Top 5 News You Can Use - July12, 2016

Tuesday, July 12, 2016



National Urban League 10-Point Justice Plan

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