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URBAN LEAGUE PRESIDENT: RE-IMPLEMENT DOT’S LOCAL HIRE PROGRAM

NEW YORK (September 19, 2017) – National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial has urged Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to reconsider the termination of the DOT’s Geographic-Based Hiring Preferences in Administering Federal Awards program.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 14, 2017 For the third consecutive yearNational Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today was named to the NonProfit Times’  Power & Influence Top 50.

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Jordun Lawrence

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National Urban League Statement on 23rd Anniversary of 1994 Crime Act That Fueled the Mass Incarceration of African Americans and Latinos

 

WASHINGTON, DC (September 13, 2017) – Today, National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial released the following statement marking the 23rd anniversary of the 1994 Omnibus Crime Act:

WASHINGTON, DC (September 11, 2017) – Today, the National Urban League announced President and CEO Marc H. Morial's appointment by Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai to serve on the FCC's Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment, which has been established to provide recommendations on how to empower disadvantaged communities.

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K. Kim Atterbury

katterbury@nul.org | (202) 629-5750

 

National Urban League Statement on Trump Administration Rescinding DACA

WASHINGTON, DC (September 5, 2017) - National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial issued the statement below following U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Trump’s decision today to end DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program:

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