U.S. Conference of Mayors to Stress Importance of Tax-Exempt Municipal Bonds During Infrastructure Week

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – May 16, 2017) – On the heels of President Trump reaching 100 days in office, U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett will add his voice to the need for additional infrastructure investment and the preservation of the tax exemption on municipal bonds at events in the nation’s capital during Infrastructure Week (May 15-19). On Wednesday, May 17, Mayor Cornett will join other local as well as state leaders at two events to emphasize the vital importance of protecting tax-exempt bonds as the key tool in supporting local infrastructure investment. In the morning, at 10 am, he will participate in a joint forum of the National Association of Counties, National League of Cities and The United States Conference of Mayors to discuss infrastructure investment and the pressing need to protect tax-exempt bonds.


Source: Markets Insider