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Apr 10 2014

Access to Capital for Minority-Owned Small Businesses Policy Forum

The National Urban League Washington Bureau will hold a policy forum to explore the successes and challenges of small businesses seeking access to capital five years after the Great Recession.
Apr 10 2014

With Broadband Equity for All: Principles to Drive Adoption, Investment and Growth in Urban America

With Broadband Equity for All will focus on how advancing a broadband agenda for urban America begins with a continued commitment to finding and elevating solutions that will support continued industry growth to create job opportunities and reduce unemployment in our urban communities.
Apr 07 2014

National Urban League Launches The State of Black America

The National Urban League's 38th edition of the State of Black America® – One Nation Underemployed: Jobs Rebuild America explores how un- and under-employment have widened the divide between the nation’s richest and poorest and transformed the dream of upward mobility into a reality of diminishing... Read

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Oct 04 2016

ADVISORY: Civil Rights Leaders and Members of Congress to Hold a Press Teleconference Wednesday on FCC’s Set-Top Box Plan

WASHINGTON, DC (October 4, 2016) - After a final vote on proposed set-top box rules was pulled from the agenda of last week’s FCC Open Meeting, many questions have been asked about the continuing changes to the proposed rules that are now being negotiated behind closed doors at the FCC.
Oct 03 2016

Civil Rights Leaders Tell the FCC to “Unlock the Plan”

WASHINGTON, DC (October 3, 2016) - In a petition filed today at the FCC, 19 national civil and social rights organizations formally requested that the Commission release the details of its latest proposal for new set-top box rules and allow for public comment.  A final vote on the controversial... Read
Sep 27 2016

National Urban League Supports Senator Baldwin’s Stronger Way Act

WASHINGTON, DC (September 27, 2016) – The National Urban League today announced its support for the Stronger Way Act, bold legislation Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) introduced with Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) to fight poverty with real solutions.   

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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

 

WASHINGTON UPDATE

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

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National Urban League 10-Point Justice Plan

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