COUNCILMEMBER VIRGIL CLARKSON RE-APPOINTED TO NLC’S FINANCE, ADMINISTRATION & INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS POLICY AND ADVOCACY COMMITTEE
LACEY, WA, February 2, 2015: Lacey Councilmember Virgil Clarkson has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2015 Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations Policy and Advocacy Committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving national economic policy, general financial assistance programs, liability insurance, intergovernmental relations, census, municipal bonds and capital finance, municipal management, antitrust issues, citizen participation and civil rights, labor relations, Native American sovereignty and municipal authority. The appointment was announced by NLC President Ralph E. Becker, Mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah.
As a member of the committee, Councilmember Clarkson will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions and advocate on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the Administration and at home.
The chair of this year’s Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations Committee is Andy Hafen, Mayor, Henderson, Nevada. Serving as this year’s vice chairs are Cynthia Mangini, Councilmember, Enfield, Connecticut and Darius Brown, Councilmember, Wilmington, Delaware.
The National League of Cities is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. For more information on the different NLC committees and councils, visit www.nlc.org.
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