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Get the latest legislative news affecting cities

Stay up to date on all the legislative news affecting cities with the League's Cities Bulletin and Capitol Updates. Cities Bulletin gives you weekly round-ups on legislative news via email every Monday. And with Capitol Updates, you'll get up to one email a day with breaking legislative news as it happens.
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LMC City Policies Guide Advocacy Efforts

The LMC 2016 City Policies publication is the only comprehensive statewide advocacy agenda for all Minnesota cities. The policies cover the League's legislative initiatives and defensive positions on a wide array of issues. They will be referenced throughout the 2016 legislative session to guide the advocacy efforts of the League and individual Minnesota cities.
Read more and access the 2016 City Policies

No Legislative Conference in 2016

The League will not be hosting a legislative conference during the 2016 legislative session due to construction at the Capitol and the abbreviated session.
Learn how to advocate while the Capitol is under construction

Get help understanding the Affordable Care Act

Are you confused about the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? You're not alone! The League is providing updates as needed and also has many resources to help cities comply with the changes.
Read more and access ACA resources

Check out the 2015 Law Summaries

The 2015 Legislature sent 80 chapters of new law to Gov. Dayton during the regular session, and an additional six chapters during a special session. The 2015 Law Summaries publication will help you understand the new laws that may impact your city, as well as provide information on proposed legislation that didn’t survive the legislative process.
Read more and access the 2015 Law Summaries

LMC webinars available online

The League regularly presents webinars on timely legislative topics, including the state budget, PERA, and other new regulations. If you missed one, you can listen to it at your convenience.
Access recordings and presentation slides of recent webinars