USCM President Cornett Congratulates President-Elect Trump

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President, Oklahoma City (OK) Mayor Mick
Cornett today sent a letter congratulating President-elect Donald J. Trump.

“Please accept our commitment to work with you and your Administration as we move forward
together to serve the people of America,” Cornett stated.

Cornett – who addressed the Republican National Convention in Cleveland – thanked President-elect
Trump for emphasizing in his speech last evening that, “We are going to fix our inner cities and
rebuild our highways, bridges, tunnels, airports, schools, and hospitals. We’re going to rebuild our
infrastructure, which will become, by the way, second to none. And we will put millions of our people
to work as we rebuild it.”Letter to President Elect Donald J. Trump

Mayor Cornett formally requested a meeting for the bipartisan leadership of The U.S. Conference of
Mayors with President-elect Trump to discuss the shared priorities of infrastructure investment and
public safety, as the incoming Administration moves toward the inauguration and first 100 days.

“We have no doubt that common ground can be found on these issues so important to the American
people,” Mayor Cornett concluded in the letter that can also be found on the USCM website at
usmayors.org.

By | 2017-02-22T09:33:00+00:00 November 9, 2016|News, Press Room|

About the Author:

Elena Temple is the Director of Public Affairs for the Conference. She can be contacted by phone at 202-286-1100 or via email at etemple@usmayors.org.