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Governors

Governors

Governors' and spouses' biographies, searchable database and contact information.

NGA Center for Best Practices

NGA Center for Best Practices

The NGA Center develops innovative solutions to today’s most pressing public policy challenges.

Government Relations

Government Relations

The Office of Government Relations' mission is to ensure governors’ views are represented in the shaping of federal policy.

 News

July 25, 2017

NGA, NCSL Oppose Preemption Bill Under Consideration by Congress

The National Governors Association and the National Conference of State Legislatures issued a statement opposing the No Regulation Without Representation Act of 2017, which preempts states' authority.


July 24, 2017

States Strategize to Increase Traffic Safety

The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices has announced four states have been selected to participate in a learning lab focused on state strategies to reduce highway and traffic fatalities and injuries.


July 14, 2017

States Pledge to Meet the Cyber Threat

National Governors Association Chair Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe kicked off the 2017 NGA Summer Meeting with a discussion on how states continue to develop strategies to thwart cyber threats.


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States: Finding Solutions, Improving Lives

A catalog of governors’ work developing innovative solutions to some of today’s most pressing policy challenges.


NGA 2018 Winter Meeting
February 23-26 | Washington, DC

 Publications

Integrating Population Health into State-Wide System Transformation: A Roadmap for States

NGA has developed a roadmap to help state leaders integrate population health into the design and implementation of health system transformations.


State Strategies to Reduce Childhood Hunger

A new paper from the National Governors Association summarizes actions governors can take to help reduce childhood hunger in their states by drawing attention to the issue and implementing policy and programmatic changes to increase children’s participation in child nutrition programs.


Promoting Place-Based Strategies to Address Poverty

A new paper from the National Governors Association addresses the potential for place-based strategies—strategies which include any effort to enhance the livability and quality of life in a given community—to address the needs of impoverished communities and identifies actions governors can take to foster these strategies.


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