NGA ADVOCACY LIBRARY

Our nation’s Governors are dedicated to leading bipartisan solutions that improve citizens’ lives. Through NGA, Governors identify priority issues and deal with matters of public policy and governance at the state, national and global levels. NGA teams work side-by-side with state leaders to identify challenges and develop solutions. View NGA Advovacy Communications, filterable by content type and topic.

2019 Principles for Federal Action to Address Health Care Costs

DOWNLOAD THE COVER LETTER HERE. DOWNLOAD THE PRINCIPLES HERE. May 24, 2019 The Honorable Lamar Alexander Chairman Committee on Health, ...
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HHS-01 Health and Human Services

1.1 Preamble Governors across the country face significant challenges in their efforts to ensure the sustainability of health care and ...
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Temporary Assistance to Needy Families

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) marked a historic shift for states. As Congress acts to reauthorize TANF, governors recommend ...
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Health

The only way for the state-federal partnership to truly work is for governors to be actively engaged in our nation's ...
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Homeland Security, Emergency Management and Public Safety

Assuring the safety and security of citizens is one of the paramount duties of governors. Governors continually work to address ...
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Cybersecurity

With rapidly evolving and increasingly complex cyber incidents on the rise, governors support a comprehensive approach to protect critical infrastructure ...
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Armed Forces

Governors strongly appreciate the efforts and sacrifices made by the men and women of the armed forces — active duty, ...
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Veterans Affairs

Governors strongly support providing services to our nation’s veterans and their families and urge the federal government to work with ...
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Immigration

Governors urge Congress and the Administration to enact immigration reform that strengthens the economy and our communities and secures our ...
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