The nation’s governors applaud the House of Representatives for its continued support of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced the selection of four states—Michigan, Missouri, Pennsylvania and Utah—to participate in a Policy Academy on Helping States Prepare for Federal Greenhouse Gas Rules in the Electric Power Sector.
Governors appreciate the appointment of members to the National Commission on the Future of the Army (Commission) and look forward to the Commission producing a fair and balanced report that recognizes the important roles played by all Army components—active, Guard and Reserve.
The nation’s governors are disappointed by the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to preempt state authority regarding the deployment of certain broadband networks.
The National Governors Association (NGA) welcomed the appointment of four new governors to the Council of Governors (Council): Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, Montana Gov. Steve Bullock and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
The National Governors Association (NGA), along with the National Conference of State Legislatures, today released Governors’ and State Legislators’ Plan to Reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, a bipartisan path for the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
The nation’s governors will gather in Washington, D.C., February 20-23, for the National Governors Association (NGA) Winter Meeting to discuss priority issues affecting states and share innovative best practices to address some of the nation’s most pressing challenges.
The National Governors Association of the United States, the Council of the Federation of Canada and the National Conference of Governors of Mexico today announced the inaugural Summit of North American Governors and Premiers will be held October 30-31 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The summit will be attended by U.S. and Mexican governors and Canadian premiers.
Pharmacists’ roles are evolving beyond dispensing medication to providing direct care to patients as part of an integrated team of health care providers, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).
National Governors Association Chair Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Vice Chair Utah Gov. Gary Herbert delivered the association’s third annual State of the States address at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Address Videos, Photos & Full Text
States are pursuing various ways to help industrial companies improve the efficiency of their energy use, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).
The National Governors Association applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the National Defense Authorization Act.
States are at the center of the current shale energy boom and are actively pursuing ways to manage its development responsibly.
As 130 million Americans make purchases online this Cyber Monday, the nation’s small businesses suffer, jobs are lost and states lose out on revenue owed them because of an unfair loophole in the law.
Governors should be prepared from the first day of their administration to manage a major disaster.
Veteran governors welcomed governors-elect this weekend for the National Governors Association (NGA) Seminar for New Governors (SNG). The two-and-a-half-day biennial seminar brings together governors-elect fresh off the campaign trail and assists in the transition from running for office to governing their states. Photos | Audio
As the 113th Congress winds down, the National Governors Association (NGA) is prioritizing two key issues among many facing states: Marketplace Fairness and the Army National Guard.
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.
The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced the new leadership of NGA’s five standing committees for the 2014-2015 year.
The National Governors Association today announced that Iowa will host the nation’s governors for its 2016 Summer Meeting, July 14-17.
To further governors’ efforts to align education and training systems to the needs of state economies, the National Governors Association today announced support for 14 states Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.