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NLC4 Progress 6.10.16

Posted by New Leaders Council 4 Admin on June 10, 2016 at 4:28 PM
Policy and Events for the NLC Community
June 10, 2016

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NLC Atlanta and NLC4 Social Justice Symposium

  • Members of the progressive community to take a deep look at the issues we are currently facing and to draft recommendations for state or local policy changes or proposed community initiatives
  • June 25, 9am
  • 2016 Fellows can register at no cost. General registration is $15, includes lunch
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NLC4/NLC Events

  • Washington D.C. July 14-16: NLC National Leadership Retreat
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  • Philadelphia July 25-28: Millennial Issues Forum at DNC
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NLC National Leadership Retreat - July 14-16, Washington D.C.

  • NLC leadership, alumni, and Fellows from our nation-wide chapters, along with members of the general progressive community will gather in Washington D.C. to celebrate 10 Years of Progressive Leadership from the NLC Community.
  • The conference will host panels and discussions highlighting the accomplishments of progressives in the economy, technology and entrepreneurship, and in national and local government and chart the course for NLC for the fall of 2016 and the spring Institute of 2017.
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  • Philadelphia, PA; July 26, 10am
  • Millennials are front and center in the 2016 elections. As the largest voting bloc in the country, millennials are fundamentally changing the course of elections and public policy impacting communities across the country.
  • Join NLC/NLC4 and partners Comcast NBCUniversal and CAL Innovates for NLC @ DNC, a forum on millennial issues focusing on innovation and national issues in the election.
  • This conversation will feature leaders from the NLC/NLC4 community over the last 10 years.
  • Seating is limited, register:

CAP: A Look at How Refugees are Integrating in the United States

  • Washington, D.C.;June 16; 12:00pm
  • Join the Center for American Progress for a conversation on refugee resettlement and integration. Our panel will discuss how refugees contribute to local economies, how cities and states are working to better integrate refugees, and above all, the need to keep our doors open to new refugee populations.

PPI: The App Economy in Massachusetts

  • Boston, MA; June 14; 2:00pm
  • Hosted by Sen. Karen E. Spilka & Rep. Ann-Margaret Ferrante
  • The App Economy has rapidly become a significant economic driver. Join PPI, TechHUb Collaborative, and TechNet for a policy discussion on the App Economy’s impact in Massachusetts
  • RSVP to by June 13


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Press and Features

  • NLC Augusta 2016 Fellow Marva Tutt promoted to Assistant Principal at the Historical Lucy C. Laney High School
  • NLC San Francisco 2015 Fellow Rachel Marshall: I’m a public defender. What if my clients got the same treatment as Brock Turner?

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  • CAP/Latino Decisions releasing major poll on Black and Hispanic women's views on economic security, gender- and race-based discrimination, key economic policies.
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  • Brookings: Decoding declines in youth employment
  • Pew Research Center: Shared, Collaborative and On Demand: The New Digital Economy
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