Monthly Archives: July 2016

U.S. Conference of Mayors, Walmart, Walmart Foundation Announce More Than $3 Million in Available Funds for Manufacturing Grants

Washington, D.C. – From its headquarters today, The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) joined with Walmart and the Walmart Foundation to launch the third awards cycle of the Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund. The Fund provides grants to innovators in the manufacturing sector and seeks to create new processes, ideas, and jobs that support America’s [...]

By | 2017-02-22T09:33:09+00:00 July 25, 2016|Advanced Manufacturing, Press Room|

Statement on Attack on Police Officers in Baton Rouge By U.S. Conference of Mayors President Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Conference of Mayors President Oklahoma City (OK) Mayor Mick Cornett issued the following statement today following news of an attack on police officers in Baton Rouge (LA): “With the shots that killed and wounded police officers in Dallas still resonating across this nation, an attack on police this morning in Baton [...]

By | 2017-02-22T09:33:09+00:00 July 17, 2016|Criminal and Social Justice, Press Room|

Statement on the Terror Attack in Nice By U.S. Conference of Mayors President Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) today issued the following statement regarding the terrorist attack in Nice, France: “Once again America’s mayors stand in solidarity with the people of France in the wake of yet another tragic terrorist attack, this one in Nice on Bastille Day – a day of national pride [...]

Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett On Last Night’s Ambush of Dallas Police Officers

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Oklahoma City (OK) Mayor Mick Cornett today issued the following statement regarding the ambush of police officers in Dallas: “Today is a sad day for Dallas, for all of America’s cities, and for the nation. Last night, five brave police officers were killed and seven more [...]

Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran On the U.S. Senate’s Immigration Cloture Votes Today

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) CEO & Executive Director Tom Cochran today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Senate’s Immigration Cloture votes today: “The nation’s mayors commend the United States Senate for today refusing to proceed to a vote on two bills that would have further broken, not repaired, the nation’s [...]

By | 2017-02-22T09:33:12+00:00 July 6, 2016|Immigration Reform, International Affairs, Press Room|