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Mayor Aja Brown (Compton, CA)

  Compton Mayor Aja Brown made history as the City’s youngest elected Mayor at the age of 31.  A national trailblazer, Mayor Brown’s ‘New Vision for Compton’ is a revitalization strategy centered on 12 key principles that focus on family values, quality of life, economic development and infrastructural growth. Mayor Brown is focused on improving outcomes […]

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    April 26 @ 5:00 pm - April 28 @ 3:00 pm
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    April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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“URGENCY OF NOW” CONFERENCE AFRICAN AMERICAN MAYORS FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY MEET WITH FEDERAL OFFICIALS

Contact: Donald Gatlin, dgatlin@rabengroup.com, 202-587-2871   Mayors Will Address Intractable Policy Challenges Facing Municipalities WASHINGTON, DC— Over 150 participants including African American Mayors, Members of Congress, and Administration officials convened at the African American Mayors Association Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. last week, to discuss and develop solutions to a variety of intractable policy challenges […]

2016 Annual Conference Agenda

Thursday, April 21 10:30am – 12:00pm Conference Registration 12:00pm – 1:30pm Welcome Lunch Sponsored by AT&T 1:30pm- 2:15pm Plenary Session 1: Education 2:15pm – 3:00pm Plenary Session 2: Job Creation and Public-Private Partnerships 3:00pm – 3:15pm Break 3:00pm – 3:15pm Nominating Committee Meeting 3:15pm – 4:00pm Workshop 1: City Resource Center 3:15pm – 4:00pm Workshop […]

African American Mayors Commend President Obama’s SCOTUS Nomination of Judge Garland

African American Mayors across the country commended President Obama for the prompt nomination of Judge Merrick B. Garland to the United States Supreme Court. Mayor Steve Benjamin (Columbia, SC) “Judge Merrick Garland is an eminently qualified nominee for the Supreme Court. As Chief Judge for the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia […]

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