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Nov 20 2017

National Urban League Statement on Trump Administration's Announcement to End TPS for 50,000 Haitian Nationals

WASHINGTON, DC (November 20, 2017) – National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, released the following statement in response to the Trump administration's plan to deport 50,000 Haitian nationals: "Once again, the Trump Administration has pulled the rug out from under law-abiding... Read
Oct 19 2017

Portman, Blumenthal Welcome National Urban League Endorsement of Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act

WASHINGTON, DC (October 19, 2017) — U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) welcomed the support of the National Urban League for the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (S. 1693), bipartisan legislation to help trafficking survivors get the justice they deserve and hold... Read
Oct 16 2017

National Urban League Urges Senators to Oppose Budget Resolution, A Tax Cut Gravy Train for Wealthy Americans

WASHINGTON, DC (October 16, 2017) – Today, National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, released a letter to the full U.S. Senate, urging them to oppose the Senate’s FY 2018 Budget Resolution, better known as a tax cut gravy train for wealthy Americans. The complete letter follows and... Read

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Nov 24 2014

Statement on the Grand Jury’s Decision to Not Indict Officer Darren Wilson

Statement from Marc H. Morial, President & CEO of the National Urban League, on the Grand Jury’s Decision to Not Indict Officer Darren Wilson in the Killing of Unarmed Black Teenager, Michael Brown: 
Nov 05 2014

3rd Annual Urban Ideas Forum - A Temperature Check: What do the Midterm Elections Mean for African-Americans and other People of Color?

Contact:  Courtney O’Neal | coneal@nul.org | (202) 629-5754        ** MEDIA ALERT ** NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE TO HOST 3RD ANNUAL URBAN IDEAS FORUMA TEMPERATURE CHECK: WHAT DO THE MIDTERM ELECTIONS MEAN FOR AFRICAN-AMERICANS AND OTHER PEOPLE OF COLOR?
Oct 28 2014

Civil Rights Groups Demand Accountability for Equity in Public Schools

Today eleven civil rights groups released recommendations to President Obama, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Congressional and State Educational Leaders urging increased educational opportunity and equity for students of color through improvements to local, state and federal accountability... Read

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Washington Update Special LPC Edition - April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

 

 

Special Edition of Washington Update

It is our sincere honor and pleasure to welcome you to the State of Black America Summit featuring the 14th Annual National Urban League Legislative Policy Conference (LPC).  Our Legislative Policy Conference is usually a time where our affiliate presidents, young professionals and Guild members receive congressional and Administration updates, and meet with their federal elected officials.  However, this year will be a little different.

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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