Economic Development and Revitalization Task Force

The Economic Development and Revitalization Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issue areas including energy, environment, infrastructure, land management, state stabilization and taxes.

Federal Priorities

  • Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) Implementation
  • Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) Reauthorization
  • Farm Bill Reauthorization
  • Strengthening Public Finance (such as advance refunding advocacy)
  • ARPA/COVID Relief Implementation

Task Force Letter on FY 2023 Appropriations

Infrastructure Investments: EV Growth and Expansion

At the 2022 NGA Winter Meeting the Economic Recovery and Revitalization Task Force held a discussion on the intersection of private industry and public policy to further EV adoption including an overview of some of the resources recently made available to states and territories from the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.


  • Tom Stricker – Group Vice President for Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Toyota Motor North America
  • Travis Hester – Chief Electric Vehicle Officer, General Motors
  • John Bozzella – President & CEO, Alliance for Automotive Innovation