Monthly Archives: April 2024

ADVISORY: American Mayors to Hold Press Conference at U.S. Capitol to Press for Solutions to Housing and Homelessness Crisis

Nearly 50 Mayors, Led by LA Mayor Bass, to Fly-In to DC to Meet with White House, Congress Washington, D.C. – Next week, nearly 50 mayors from across the country will be in Washington, DC to press policymakers on the need to strengthen the federal-city partnership to address the housing and homelessness crisis. On Monday

By |2024-04-26T09:38:33-04:00April 26, 2024|Media Advisories|

AJC, U.S. Conference of Mayors Hosts Sixth Annual Delegation to Israel

New York, NY — A bipartisan group of U.S. mayors just returned from Israel after spending last week in the country as part of a joint American Jewish Committee (AJC) Project Interchange-U.S. Conference of Mayors delegation. The delegation concluded on Friday, April 12, before Iran’s attack on Israel on Saturday, April 13. The program’s intensive

By |2024-04-16T15:55:59-04:00April 16, 2024|News, Press Room|

American Mayors Welcome Final Rule to Strengthen Background Checks, Make Cities Safer

Washington, D.C.— Today, the Biden Administration released final regulations to expand background checks for the purchase of a firearm, as provided for in the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act. America’s mayors have called for closing the loopholes in the background check system, and the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) sent a letter to Attorney

By |2024-04-11T15:48:34-04:00April 11, 2024|News, Press Room|

With a Lifeline at Risk, Mayors Urge Congress to Renew Critical High-Speed Internet Program

Affordable Connectivity Program Supported Digital Access for 23 Million Americans Washington, D.C.— With the expiration of the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), quality and affordable high-speed internet access for millions of people in American cities hangs in the balance, and the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is urging Congress to act quickly to renew the

By |2024-04-09T11:46:54-04:00April 9, 2024|News, Press Room|
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