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Oct 21, 2020, 11:49 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors and Americans for the Arts Release 'City Song Collection'

Today, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Americans for the Arts (AFTA) announced the release of the 'City Song Collection,' featuring 9 songs...


Oct 14, 2020, 10:21 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Responds to Supreme Court Decision to End Census Count Early

Below is a statement by U.S Conference of Mayors President and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer on the Supreme Court's decision to allow the Trump...


Oct 08, 2020, 17:53 ET Mayors: Widespread COVID Crisis Requires Comprehensive Response from Congress

As talks continue about a long-overdue legislative package in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) Vice President...


Oct 06, 2020, 19:44 ET Nation's Mayors Respond to President Trump's Decision to Suspend Stimulus Negotiations

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer on President Trump's decision to halt negotiations on a ...


Oct 03, 2020, 10:38 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on COVID Diagnosis for President and First Lady

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer on the President and First Lady testing positive for...


Sep 28, 2020, 21:25 ET U.S. Mayors Applaud House COVID-19 Package and Call for Return to Bipartisan Negotiations

Following the introduction of new COVID-19 legislation in the House of Representatives, which allocates $179 billion for direct fiscal assistance to...


Sep 25, 2020, 13:41 ET Bipartisan Mayors Urge Congress, Administration To Deliver Relief for Cities Still Reeling from Pandemic

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is again urging congressional and administration leaders to return to the negotiating table and pass a...


Sep 21, 2020, 19:19 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on DOJ Announcement Regarding New York City, Portland and Seattle

Below is a statement by U.S Conference of Mayors CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran on the Department of Justice's announcement regarding New...


Sep 14, 2020, 12:54 ET Nation's Mayors Urge Congress and Administration to Keep Working on Urgently Needed COVID-19 Relief Legislation

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is urging congressional and administration leaders to return to the negotiating table and pass a bipartisan...


Sep 07, 2020, 09:56 ET Mayors Call on President to Rescind Unlawful Order Attacking Millions of City Residents

Today the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) sent a letter to the President of the United States, urging him to rescind his recent memorandum...


Sep 03, 2020, 13:47 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on President Trump's Threat to Cut Federal Funds for Cities

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran on President Trump's threat to cut federal funding for...


Aug 22, 2020, 09:51 ET Mayors Urge Congress to Act on U.S. Postal Service to Protect Integrity of Election

Today America's mayors are raising alarm with congressional leaders about U.S. postal operations and calling for action to protect people's ability...


Aug 17, 2020, 14:53 ET Mayors' 2020 Vision: US Mayors Release Bold, Comprehensive Policy Agenda

Today the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) is releasing a bipartisan, comprehensive policy agenda that outlines ideas to solve the biggest...


Aug 16, 2020, 11:01 ET America's Mayors Tip Their Caps in Celebration of Negro Leagues Baseball's Founding

This year marks 100 years since the founding of the Negro Leagues, and the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) is joining with Major League...


Aug 15, 2020, 09:17 ET Nation's Mayors On U.S. Postal Service Changes: "We Cannot Afford Further Disruption"

Below is a statement by Louisville Mayor and President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors Greg Fischer on recent changes with the U.S. Postal Service...


Aug 13, 2020, 13:39 ET Nation's Mayors Release Detailed Plan for Police Reform in U.S. Cities

Today the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) released a detailed blueprint for improving policing and promoting equal justice in America's...


Aug 06, 2020, 18:00 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Responds to Census Bureau Ending Count Efforts Early

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) issued the following statement on the Census Bureau's recent announcement that it will end all counting efforts...


Aug 05, 2020, 20:05 ET Mayors to President Trump: Cities Need Direct Financial Assistance Now

As negotiations on the next COVID-19 legislative package drag on, cities across America face the grim reality of continued payroll cuts and...


Jul 27, 2020, 20:19 ET Nation's Mayors to Senate Republicans: It's Unacceptable to Leave Cities Behind

Today Senate Republicans released draft legislation related to the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, Louisville Mayor and President of the United...


Jul 27, 2020, 16:27 ET "An American Breakthrough," New Podcast from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Launches

Today, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) launched a new podcast, "An American Breakthrough," which will feature mayors from across...


Jul 23, 2020, 17:17 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Responds To President Trump's Attempt to Exclude Undocumented Immigrants from Census

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) issued the following statement on President Trump's recent memorandum blocking undocumented immigrants from...


Jul 21, 2020, 13:38 ET Statement: U.S. Conference of Mayors Voices Opposition to Deployment of Federal Law Enforcement to Cities

Below is a statement by the U.S. Conference of Mayors on the Trump Administration's deployment of unrequested federal law enforcement officers to...


Jul 21, 2020, 11:12 ET NEW: U.S. Mayors Renew Urgent Request for Direct, Flexible Assistance to American Cities

As lawmakers in Washington begin negotiations on the next COVID-19 legislative package, jobs and critical services are on the line in cities across...


Jul 18, 2020, 18:49 ET Statement by the U.S. Conference of Mayors on the Passing of Congressman John Lewis

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Louisville (KY) Mayor Greg Fischer on the passing of Congressman John Lewis: "It is...


Jul 13, 2020, 10:57 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors President Writes to Senator Booker, Rep. Jackson Lee to Express Support for Their Legislation on Reparations

Last month at the U.S. Conference of Mayors' (USCM) 88th Annual Meeting, the Conference's Executive Committee unanimously passed a resolution in...