Books and an apple sitting on a desk

The nation’s governors congratulate Congress for passing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and replacing No Child Left Behind. 









NGA Office of Federal Relations

The mission of the National Governors Association (NGA) Office of Federal Relations is to ensure that governors’ views are represented in the shaping of federal policy. NGA policy positions, reflecting governors’ principles on priority issues, guide the association’s efforts to influence federal laws and regulations affecting states.


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