Economic Recovery and Revitalization Task Force

The Economic Recovery and Revitalization Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issue areas including Infrastructure, State Stabilization, Energy, Environment, Land Management, 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/BBB Implementation (if legislation is passed)

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.

Panelists

  • 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

2022 Task Force

Governor Andy Beshear, Kentucky – Co-Chair

Governor Henry McMaster, South Carolina – Co-Chair


NGA Staff

  • Christian Lovell, Legislative Director
  • Richard Lukas, Legislative Director

Resources