Governors play a critical role in health care transformation and are leading innovative efforts to improve the quality of health care while reducing its cost.
National Governors Association (NGA) Chair Utah Gov. Gary Herbert delivered remarks today at a sold-out luncheon at the National Press Club on his 2015-2016 chair’s initiative, States: Finding Solutions, Improving Lives
As Congress prepares to conference bills reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the nation’s governors released principles and priorities to guide the committee during their negotiations and urged completion of the law this year.
One of the most critical components of better managing the care of complex needs patients is data, according to a new issue brief released today by the National Governors Association.
The National Governors Association and the Center for Health Care Strategies today announced six states—Alaska, Connecticut, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina and Pennsylvania—to participate in the 2015-2016 Medicaid Leadership Institute beginning this fall.
Poverty and long-term unemployment plague Americans of all ages, including parents and their children.
The National Governors Association today announced that Rhode Island will host the nation’s governors for its 2017 Summer Meeting, July 13-16.
Using data to track recent graduates in the workforce helps ensure postsecondary education institutions are preparing graduates for successful careers, according to a report released today by the National Governors Association.
States can promote cybersecurity and enhance their capabilities by heightening the importance of cybersecurity as a mission of fusion centers, according to a paper released today by the National Governors Association.
The nation’s governors have long called for bipartisan reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and applaud Senate passage of the Every Child Achieves Act.
As shale energy development becomes a leading source of the nation’s energy supply, protecting drinking water resources is an increasing concern.
The nation’s governors have long called for the bipartisan reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to restore balance to the state-federal relationship.
Letter: ESEA Reauthorization
Governors from across the country will gather in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, July 23-25, for the National Governors Association (NGA) Summer Meeting to discuss innovative work in states in several areas, including effective and efficient government, jobs, tourism, health care and education.
Improving the energy efficiency of multifamily buildings can help states reduce consumers’ energy costs, strengthen electricity system reliability and lower emissions, according to a report released today by the National Governors Association.
Effective principals are critical in building a culture of high-quality teaching and learning, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).
The National Governors Association (NGA) today named Jeffrey McLeod as director of the Homeland Security and Public Safety Division of the NGA Center for Best Practices (NGA Center).
The nation’s governors appreciate the Senate’s work to maintain Army National Guard (ARNG) aircraft, personnel and force structure in the NDAA for FY 2016 and urge House and Senate conferees to include these important provisions in the final conference report.
The National Governors Association today announced that Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Rhode Island, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming will participate in a policy academy designed to assist governors and their senior staff in establishing or enhancing programs that improve outcomes and reduce cost of health care for people with complex care needs.
Strengthening juvenile justice systems and improving outcomes for justice-involved youth is a top priority of the nation’s governors, as detailed in a paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).
The National Governors Association supports the legislation introduced by Rep. Jason Chaffetz to level the playing field for Main Street and e-street retailers instead of picking winners or losers in a 21st century economy.
The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced new executive leadership for the Governors Homeland Security Advisors Council (GHSAC).
We are very disappointed that the House of Representatives has chosen to take up the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act before discussing the tax issue of greatest importance to states.