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    Mayors Testify on Reducing Climate Change Risks

    Eric Garcetti (D), Keisha Lance Bottoms (D), and Satya Rhodes-Conway (D), the respective mayors of Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Madison, Wisconsin, testified before the House Select Climate…

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    Urban Activist Jane Jacobs and Scranton

    Glenna Lang discussed her book Jane Jacobs’s First City: Learning From Scranton, Pennsylvania. Jacobs was a journalist and urban activist who fought against the urban renewal and “slum…

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    Mayors Testify on Infrastructure Needs

    Mayors from several cities testified on current infrastructure needs before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee. They emphasized the importance of affordable housing and…

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    The Promise of Suburbia

    Professor Nathan Connolly is an expert on the history of American property rights and the role of land and property rights in the making of racial categories. He showed slides as he lectured to his…

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    New York City Republican Mayoral Debate

    Curtis Sliwa and Fernando Mateo, two candidates vying for the Republican nomination in the 2021 New York City mayoral election, participated in a debate hosted by Spectrum News NY1, online…

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    Early 20th-Century New York City

    David Von Drehle and Daniel Okrent talked about historical events in New York City. Mr. Von Drehle is the author of Triangle: The Fire That Changed America, published by Atlantic Monthly Press.…

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    Congressional City Conference Day 2, Remarks from Senate Majority Leader Schumer and Treasury Secretary Yellen

    Speakers during the closing session of the National League of Cities' 2021 Congressional City Conference included Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Treasury Secretary Janet…

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    Congressional City Conference Day 2, Remarks from Speaker Pelosi and Mayors

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and several of the nation’s mayors spoke at the National League of Cities 2021 Congressional City Conference. Speaker Pelosi discussed the benefits of the…

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    Congressional City Conference, Day 1

    Vice President Kamala Harris, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci and CDC Director Dr. Rochelle…

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    AEI Discussion with Mayors

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a virtual discussion with U.S. mayors on the challenges they face in their cities. The mayors of Miami, Oklahoma City and Stockton, California…

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    Second Gentleman Emhoff Visits D.C. Nonprofit

    Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff visited an urban farm in Washington, D.C., operated by Dreaming Out Loud to discuss food security and economic opportunity in underserved communities. When asked by the press if food…

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    Clarence Anthony on Coronavirus Pandemic's Impact on Cities

    Clarence Anthony, National League of Cities' executive director, talked about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic response on the budgets of American cities.

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    Kristin Tate on the State of America's Cities

    Columnist and author Kristin Tate talked about her recent column on what she describes as an “exodus” from cities in blue states.

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    In Depth with Wes Moore

    Wes Moore, a U.S. Army combat veteran and Rhodes Scholar, talked about the fate of African-Americans living in our inner cities and the 2015 uprising in Baltimore, his birthplace, following…

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    President Trump Remarks on Violent Crimes in Cities

    President Trump delivered remarks on efforts to combat violent crime in American cities. The president announced that his administration would send federal law enforcement to help drive…

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    Michael Petrilli on Disparities in City Economies and Education

    Michael Petrilli discusses his recent op-ed, “The Unequal American City,” and how blanket policies impact city economies and education.

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    Stealing Home

    Sports writer Eric Nusbaum reported on how the construction of Los Angeles Dodgers Stadium led to the displacement of a Mexican American neighborhood in the 1950s. This was a virtual event hosted…

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    House Select Subcommittee Hearing on the Coronavirus and Cities

    The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis held a hearing on what America’s cities need in order to reopen during the coronavirus pandemic. Testifying during the hearing were…

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    U.S. Conference of Mayors Discussion on the Impact of the Coronavirus on Cities

    House Ways and Means Committee Chair Richard Neal (D-MA) led a conversation on the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic with members of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. They discussed the…

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    Clarence Anthony on Coronavirus Impact on Cities

    National League of Cities' Clarence Anthony discussed how the coronavirus pandemic response affects the budgets and operations of U.S. cities.

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