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Oct 06, 2019, 13:14 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on Kansas City Shooting

Below is a statement by Bryan Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills (MI) and President of the United States Conference of Mayors on the shooting in...


Sep 30, 2019, 11:13 ET New Report: U.S. Metro Areas Continue To Drive Nation's Economic Growth, Post Fifth Consecutive Year Of Increase

Today, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) released its 18th annual report and forecast on U.S. Metro Economies, showing that cities and metro...


Sep 27, 2019, 13:32 ET Nation's Mayors Applaud Court Decision Striking Down DOJ Immigration Conditions for Public Safety Grants

Below is a statement by Tom Cochran, CEO and Executive Director of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) on the decision by the U.S. District ...


Aug 31, 2019, 22:23 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on West Texas Mass Shooting

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Bryan Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills (MI), on today's mass shooting in West Texas:...


Aug 21, 2019, 10:06 ET America's Mayors Oppose Proposed Plan To Reduce Access To Nutrition Benefits

Today, on behalf of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), mayors from the across country sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)...


Aug 12, 2019, 15:31 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Joins Nationwide Coalition to Intervene in Census Challenge

The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) today joined a 26-member coalition from around the country — including 15 states, the District of...


Aug 08, 2019, 07:34 ET El Paso, Dayton, 214 Bipartisan Mayors Urge Senate To Address Gun Violence Epidemic

Today, 214 bipartisan mayors from across the country sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer ...


Aug 04, 2019, 11:43 ET Statement: U.S. Conference Of Mayors Responds To Dayton Shooting

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Bryan Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills (MI), on the shooting in Dayton: "Another mass...


Aug 03, 2019, 19:38 ET Statement: U.S. Conference Of Mayors Responds To El Paso Shooting

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Bryan Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills (MI), on today's shooting in El Paso: "Once again ...


Jul 27, 2019, 14:19 ET At First-Ever Mayors National Youth Summit, Young Leaders And U.S. Mayors Sign Youth Engagement Compact

This week, the U.S Conference of Mayors (USCM) along with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti hosted the inaugural Mayors National Youth Summit. Under...


Jul 18, 2019, 10:31 ET Nation's Mayors Applaud House Committee Action to Renew Energy Block Grant Program

Yesterday, the full House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved HR 2088, an important first step in the legislative process to renew and refund...


Jul 13, 2019, 13:33 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President on Threat of ICE Raids

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President, Bryan Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills, (MI) on the threat of ICE raids this weekend:...


Jul 11, 2019, 22:46 ET Mayors Complete Tour Of Border Facilities, Meet With Acting DHS Secretary

Today a bipartisan delegation from the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) was in El Paso, Texas for a first-hand look at the continuing situation at...


Jul 03, 2019, 17:17 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on the Passing of Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter

Below is a statement from U.S Conference of Mayors President, Rochester Hills (MI) Mayor Bryan Barnett, on the passing of Brockton (MA) Mayor Bill...


Jul 02, 2019, 22:11 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on Trump Administration's Decision to Drop Citizenship Question on Census

Below is a statement from U.S Conference of Mayors President, Rochester Hills (MI) Mayor Bryan Barnett, on the Trump Administration's announcement...


Jul 01, 2019, 20:23 ET Rochester Hills, MI Mayor Bryan Barnett Becomes 77th President of the United States Conference of Mayors

Rochester Hills (MI) Mayor Bryan Barnett became the 77th President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) in a gavel-passing ceremony today,...


Jul 01, 2019, 15:21 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors, Wells Fargo Award $1 Million to Cities for Local Revitalization, Economic Development, Job Creation

The U.S. Conference of Mayors and Wells Fargo today announced that Mayors Tim Keller of Albuquerque, N.M.; Keisha Bottoms of Atlanta; Toni Harp of...


Jul 01, 2019, 14:34 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Appoints Chicago Mayor As Chair Of Criminal & Social Justice Committee

Today, during the 87th Annual Meeting of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot was appointed to serve as...


Jun 29, 2019, 17:33 ET Plano & Aguadilla Deemed "Most Livable" Cities In America

Plano Mayor Harry LaRosiliere and Aguadilla (PR) Mayor Carlos Méndez Martínez have been awarded first place honors in the 2019 City Livability Awards ...


Jun 28, 2019, 13:32 ET Los Angeles And Fayetteville Mayors Win Top Climate Awards

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Fayetteville, AR Mayor Lioneld Jordan won top honors in this year's Mayors' Climate Protection Awards. The two...


Jun 27, 2019, 15:02 ET Statement By U.S. Conference Of Mayors On Supreme Court's Ruling On Census Citizenship Question

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court's ruling on the addition of a citizenship question to the...


Jun 19, 2019, 17:28 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on Senate Panel's Emergency Border Funding

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President, Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin on the Senate Appropriations Committee's Emergency...


Jun 05, 2019, 16:24 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on House Passage of the DREAM Act

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President, Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin, on House passage the latest version of the DREAM...


Jun 01, 2019, 11:49 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on Virginia Beach Shooting

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President, Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin, on the shooting at a municipal center in Virginia...


May 21, 2019, 16:49 ET Border Mayors Urge Congress to Fund Humanitarian Efforts in Cities

Today, 22 bipartisan mayors, representing cities on or near the southern border sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging support for funding and ...