Tags U.S. Conference of Mayors

Mayors pass resolution against paying ransomware ransoms

by • 4 months ago

The U.S. Conference of Mayors passed a resolution uniting its membership against paying ransoms to cyberattackers. But will it help?

Portland, Ore., mayor rallies support for 5G lawsuit with FCC

by • 10 months ago

“We need every single mayor who cares about this issue — local control of local assets — to sign on with this," Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said.

Mayors alarmed by 'unprecedented challenges' ahead of 2020 census

by • 2 years ago

Urging more funding for the upcoming decennial count, 161 leaders write to the secretary of commerce.

Mayors are concerned about effect of automation on local economies

by • 2 years ago

Some state leaders say preparing for a new economy is as important as preserving democracy itself.

San Francisco mayor hopes to lead push to end gun violence with technology

by • 4 years ago

Mayor Ed Lee details his city's efforts to use technology to reduce gun violence, and to encourage the private sector to follow suit.

Digital learning badges attract interest from city leaders

by • 5 years ago

Digital badges have gained the attention of everyone from teachers to mayors, who are taking the program citywide to offer students an electronic resume.

Mayors pushing FCC on net neutrality

by • 5 years ago

The U.S. Conference of Mayors unanimously adopted a net neutrality resolution on Monday calling on the Federal Communications Commission to enshrine principles of transparency and non-discriminations into how the Internet operates.