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  • VIDEO: Change in Communities image

    VIDEO: Change in Communities

    Members of the American City County Exchange (ACCE) explain the importance of local governance.

  • The White House is Restoring Freedom to Local Governments image

    The White House is Restoring Freedom to Local Governments

    In the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency, he has made a great impact on being able to speed …

  • Questioning the Federal Government and Sanctuary Cities image

    Questioning the Federal Government and Sanctuary Cities

    It should be questioned whether or not the federal government should have any direct financial or regulatory ties with local governments.

  • Local Perspective image

    Local Perspective

    Judge Keith Self talks local government overreach.

  • Rethinking Urban Planning image

    Rethinking Urban Planning

    It is because every individual knows little and, in particular, because we rarely know which of us knows best that we trust the independent and competitive efforts of many to induce the emergence of what we shall want when we see it. — Friedrich Hayek, The Constitution of Liberty

  • 6th Circuit Shuts the Door on Local Right to Work Opponents image

    6th Circuit Shuts the Door on Local Right to Work Opponents

    On Monday, the 6th Circuit denied the Motion for Rehearing and Motion for En Banc Hearing and today denied the motion to vacate based on Kentucky' recently passed Right to Work Law.

  • Sanctuary State to Preempt Local Governments image

    Sanctuary State to Preempt Local Governments

    The State of California is moving forward a bill to preempt local governments, force them to break federal law and bust their budgets in the process.

  • We Expressed Our Concerns and President Trump Listened image

    We Expressed Our Concerns and President Trump Listened

    In December, the American City County Exchange sent a letter to then President-Elect Trump outlining a number of regulatory reforms that were hurting local government infrastructure projects. Many of these projects are considered high priority projects which are collaborations between federal, state and local governments.

  • One City Takes a Stand Against Wasteful Spending image

    One City Takes a Stand Against Wasteful Spending

    In an era where most local governments don't give a second thought to giving away taxpayer money for events, stadiums and festivals, one city gave a resounding "NO" to fully funding a local festival.