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URBAN LEAGUE’S MORIAL: TRUMP’S IMMIGRATION REMARKS “APPALLING”

NEW YORK (January 11, 2017) — National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial tonight issued the following statements in response to President Trump’s comments on immigration:

“President Trump’s crude statement regarding immigration from Haiti and African nations is appalling for its lack of compassion, and stunning for its ignorance about  the contributions of Haitian and African immigrants. 

 

 

 

 

National Urban League Calls Final Passage of Majority Tax Bill A Broken Promise

WASHINGTON, DC (December 20, 2017) – National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, issued the following statement on the final passage of the House and Senate tax bill in both chambers today:  

 

 

 

 

National Urban League Statement on FCC Repealing Net Neutrality Protections

WASHINGTON, DC (December 14, 2017) – Today, National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H. Morial, released the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) reversal of net neutrality rules: 

New report finds students of color and low-income students face distressing inequities in New Orleans public schools

 

 

 

 

Urban League Leaders Support Renaming Philadelphia Train Station for Rep. Gray

Marc H. Morial, National Urban League President and CEO, and Andrea Custis, President and CEO of the Urban League of Philadelphia, today issued the following statement regarding Philadelphia’s 30thStreet Station:

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