NLC News

Reason number one to be excited about NLC Convention this year? The 19 NLC Spark! Talks that will be part of the weekend.

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It’s been an incredible few months for the New Leaders Council community! Nearly 20 NLC alumni have celebrated primary or special election victories -- a 75% win rate -- with almost a dozen advancing to this November's general election. NLC alumni have taken policy to the next level, introducing two ongoing series in The New Leader on student loan and criminal justice reform. And, the NLC Institute will soon graduate nearly 900 new NLC Fellows from our training program.

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EMILY's List President Stephanie Schriock will join us in Houston! 

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In this week's The New Leader, we kick off our criminal justice series. Plus, more from the student loan series. 

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In this week's The New Leader Weekly Update: NLC alumni elected to office, appointed to public service positions, and more! 

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In this week's The New Leader: How Accreditors Can Escape Their Echo Chamber and Do Right by Students, Justice for Juveniles, and more! 

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Equal Pay Day

More than fifty years ago, President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act (EPA) into law, making it illegal for employers to pay unequal wages to men and women who perform substantially equal work. At the time of the EPA’s passage, in 1963, women were paid merely 59 cents to every dollar paid to men.

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In this week's TNL Weekly Briefing: West Virginia and the Rising Tides, Say No to Term Limits, and more! 

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We're thrilled to announce the seven commissions of the Millennial Policy Initiative. These commissions are tasked with seeking policy solutions to our generation’s biggest problems.

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Whoa -- it’s been an incredible week for NLC and our community! Check out these quick updates from the #NLCFamily!

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