One of Preservation50’s five goals is to educate policymakers about heritage preservation policy and funding and the impacts of the National Historic Preservation Act. The Preservation50 Coalition is bringing these messages to the White House, Congress, state legislatures and mayors. Below find links to official statements commemorating the 50th anniversary by President Obama, the US Conference of Mayors, the National Congress of American Indians, and several state legislatures.

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Statement by President Barack Obama

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United States Conference of Mayors

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National Congress of American Indians

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Virginia

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Colorado

Watch  the full reading and testimony regarding SJT 16-010 in both the Senate and the House.

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Indiana

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Nebraska

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Vermont

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Delaware