Issues Archive

  • Aging and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS)

    The U.S. population is aging rapidly, with 10,000 adults turning 65 every day. As individuals age and live longer than ever before, the need for long-term services and supports (LTSS) will continue to grow. Addressing the ...

  • Pharmaceuticals

    Governors have a vested interest in ensuring access to high quality health care to improve the health and wellbeing of their residents while also being responsible stewards of taxpayer dollars. Persistent growth in health ...

  • Private Health Insurance

    Most people in the United States receive health care through private health insurance, either through an employer or through the individual market. Because states have regulatory oversight authority over large portions of ...

  • Chronic Disease and Prevention

    The cost of chronic disease to this country is colossal and treatment of chronic disease constitutes a large proportion of public spending. Governors can help improve health outcomes, increase worker productivity and reduce ...

  • Infrastructure

    Sound infrastructure is vital to our quality of life.  It helps move people, good, communications and services and provides for a variety of operations. Governors play a key role in planning, funding, financing, delivering, ...

  • School Leadership Hot Topics podcast

    Please take a listen to the new NGA Education School Leadership podcast series!  On School Leadership Hot Topics, nationally recognized education experts share their knowledge and insights on strategies and promising ...

  • Prenatal to Age Three Learning Collaborative 

    Prenatal to Age Three Learning Collaborative  January 7-9, 2019 | New Orleans, Louisiana  NGA Center Education Division hosted its Integrating and Advancing State Prenatal to Age Three Policies Learning Collaborative in ...