|Mar 22 2017||
Civil Rights Groups Discuss Legislative and Policy Agenda with Senate Democratic Leader: Share Their Opposition to Gorsuch, ACA Repeal and Budget CutsWASHINGTON, DC (March 22, 2017) – This afternoon, civil rights leaders met with Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer to discuss key policy issues and express their shared opposition to the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, the ACA repeal bill, and the Administration’s... Read
|Mar 16 2017||WASHINGTON, DC (March 16, 2017) – Today, National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial released the following statement after the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced their 2018 blueprint “skinny” budget: “This budget is a jobs and dreams killer. Federal budgets... Read|
|Mar 14 2017||
National Urban League Applauds Raphael Bostic on Becoming First African American to Serve as a Federal Reserve Regional Bank PresidentWASHINGTON, D.C. (March 14, 2017) -- Today, the National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial congratulated Raphael Bostic for being selected as the President of the Atlanta Federal Reserve, making him the first African American and person of color to assume this important role.
|Jun 17 2014||The U.S. Senate has set Wednesday, June 25th for a hearing on the Voting Rights Amendment Act. The date coincides with the first anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision in Shelby County v. Holder, which struck down a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.|
|May 20 2014||
Civil Rights and Education Groups Commemorate 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education and Ask "How Far Have We Really Come?"Civil Rights and Education Groups Commemorate 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education and Ask "How Far Have We Really Come?"
|May 20 2014||National Urban League Weighs In On Much Needed Sentencing Reform|