Economic Development & Commerce Committee

About the Committee

The Economic Development and Commerce Committee (EDC) has jurisdiction over a broad range of issues in the areas of transportation infrastructure, telecommunications, international trade promotion, financial services regulation, science and technology development, and affordable housing.

2019–20 Committee Leadership

Governor Phil Murphy, New Jersey – Chair
Governor Doug Ducey, Arizona – Vice Chair

Governor Ned Lamont, Connecticut
Governor Brad Little, Idaho
Governor Kim Reynolds, Iowa
Governor Phil Bryant, Mississippi
Governor Mike Parson, Missouri
Governor Steve Sisolak, Nevada
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, New Mexico
Governor Roy Cooper, North Carolina
Governor Kevin Stitt, Oklahoma
Governor Gina Raimondo, Rhode Island

NGA Staff

Richard Lukas, Legislative Director,
Economic Development and Commerce Committee

Neil Ohlhausen, Legislative Associate,
Economic Development and Commerce Committee

Infrastructure: Build To Last

The National Governors Association has released its infrastructure principles, which spell out the bipartisan priorities of governors. Read more.

Issues