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Mathematics knowledge acquired in early childhood and early elementary grades is a critical foundation for long-term student success, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).


A well-trained, stable cybersecurity workforce is critical to protecting states from the growing number of sophisticated cyber attacks, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).


Physician assistants (PAs) play a broad and expanding role in the health care system, working in a variety of practice areas and settings because of their adaptably and lower cost, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).


The National Governors Association today announced that Alabama, Nevada and Washington will participate in a year-long project to examine ways to spur changes in how states pay for Medicaid and other health care services.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced the expansion of the New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program’s data-sharing efforts to include connecting with Delaware’s prescription monitoring program.

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At the National Governors Association (NGA) 2014 Winter Meeting, NGA partnered with Sesame Workshop to video tape governors with Sesame Street characters Rosita and Abby Cadabby. Videos


CI1415GovThumb2.jpg2014-15 NGA Chair Gov. John Hickenlooper's Initiative
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August 11, 2014

Gubernatorial elections will be held in 36 states and three territories. There are 30 incumbent governors eligible to run for reelection and 9 incumbent governors who are term-limited, no longer eligible to seek reelection or have announced they will not seek reelection.