The National Governors Association released a statement regarding reduced federal payments to states and counties under the Secure Rural Schools program.
A group of seven state and local government organizations, including NGA, issued a statement responding to the President's proposed tax plan, which would eliminate the state and local tax deduction.
The National Governors Association expressed its strong support for legislation that would allow the National Guard to preserve its readiness through the Military Technician program.
At an NGA learning lab on juvenile justice reform, teams from eight states gathered in Virginia to hear about the commonwealth’s ongoing work in that area.
Eight states will participate in an NGA project to develop and implement strategies to expand access to opioid use disorder treatment for justice-involved populations.
In a statement, the National Governors Association asked the IRS and U.S. Department of Education to leverage all available resources to prevent millions of college applicants from being affected by a service interruption between now and Fall 2017.
Seven states will participate in a new NGA opportunity to identify and implement strategies to improve access to high-quality, cost-effective health care in rural America.
The National Governors Association announced its support for legislation to modernize and enhance the National Guard Military Technician program and preserve the Guard’s readiness for state and federal military missions.
Five states and territories will participate in a National Governors Association learning lab focused on alternatives to incarceration for justice-involved youth.
Five states will participate in an NGA retreat that will help them explore innovative policies and programs to advance their energy goals.