|Aug 31 2016||WASHINGTON, DC (August 31, 2016) - Today, Marc H. Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, issued the following statement on the U.S. Department of Education’s Supplement-not-Supplant Rule: “In 1965, Congress passed the original Elementary and Secondary Education Act to provide... Read|
|Jul 29 2016||NEW YORK (July 29, 2016) -- National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today issued the following statement after a federal court's invalidation of North Carolina's discriminatory "monster" voter ID law: "Thanks to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, voters of... Read|
|Jul 20 2016||WASHINGTON, DC (July 20, 2016) – National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today issued the following statement after a federal court ruled struck down Texas’ discriminatory voter ID law: “Today, we celebrate a big win for voting rights in the state of Texas, where the 5th U.S. Circuit... Read|
|Oct 31 2013||
National Urban League Thanks FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn for Her Work as Acting Chairwoman; Congratulates Incoming Chairman Thomas Wheeler on His ConfirmationThe National Urban League issued a statement today thanking FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn for her work as Acting Chairwoman and congratulating incoming Chairman Thomas Wheeler on his confirmation.
|Oct 06 2013||The political wrangling over the Affordable Care Act reached new levels last week with the House of Representatives trying in vain to defund or delay the implementation of the new law, the Health Insurance Exchanges that will enable millions of individuals to have access to quality, affordable... Read|
|Sep 17 2013||Analysis of Stand Your Ground Laws Shows Rise in Overall Homicides An analysis of "Stand Your Ground Laws" released by Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the National Urban League and VoteVets finds a staggering increase in homicides—both justifiable and overall--since these laws were enacted. The... Read|