America's Mayors: Holding the Line

Mar 10, 2017 | 5:00pm – 6:00pm


Emily Ramshaw

The Texas Tribune

Greg Stanton

City of Phoenix

Steve Adler

City of Austin

As the urban/rural divide became more evident during this past election cycle, cities have found themselves in the crosshairs of federal leadership looking to strip away the policies and initiatives of locally elected leaders. Mayors are leading the charge to maintain progress in the face of a regressive agenda that challenges cities on immigration, health care, criminal justice reforms, civil rights, LGBT rights, funding for social programs, and more. Hear from mayors who are on the frontlines fighting to ensure their cities continue to be the engines of economic growth, innovation, livability, and progress for the country.

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Format: Panel
Event Type: Sessions
Track: Government
Level: Beginner