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CALL TOMORROW: U.S. Mayors To Release 2020 Policy Agenda, Preview Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum

December 2, 2019
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With Top Presidential Candidates Coming to Mayors’ Forum in Waterloo, USCM to Unveil the Mayors’ Vision for America

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday December 3rd, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) will hold a media conference call to outline its 2020 policy agenda – the Mayors’ Vision for America – and discuss this week’s presidential candidate forum in Waterloo, Iowa. On Friday, USCM is joining with Accelerator for America to host White House contenders for a Local America Presidential Forum. There, mayors from Iowa and around the country will question candidates on the issues that directly impact people’s daily lives and their communities.

In advance of that forum, USCM is releasing a 2020 policy agenda that outlines the priorities of American mayors and solutions to some of the greatest challenges facing the country. This Mayors’ Vision for America – a 2020 Call to Action – reinforces how mayors are leading on policies to get things done for the American people.

More information on the Local America Presidential Forum can be found here, and details on tomorrow’s call are below.

WHAT:
Media Conference Call

WHO:
Bryan K. Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills, MI – USCM President
Greg Fischer, Mayor of Louisville, KY – USCM Vice President
Nan Whaley, Mayor of Dayton, OH – USCM Second Vice President
Elizabeth B. Kautz, Mayor of Burnsville, MN – USCM Past President
Tom Cochran, USCM CEO & Executive Director

WHEN:
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2:00 p.m. EST

CALL-IN INFORMATION:
Dial: 1 (888) 466-9863
Code: 7081 222#

RSVP:
Media interested in participating should contact Sara Durr at sdurr@usmayors.org

About the United States Conference of Mayors -- The U.S. Conference of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are nearly 1,400 such cities in the country today, and each city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the mayor. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/usmayors, or follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/usmayors.

Contact:
Sara Durr, sdurr@usmayors.org, 202/215.1811

/PRNewswire -- Dec. 2, 2019/

SOURCE U.S. Conference of Mayors