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July 19, 2017

NGA Summer Meeting Highlights Innovation, International Collaboration

More than 30 governors gathered in Providence, Rhode Island, July 13-15, 2017, to discuss some of the nation’s most critical policy issues.

July 18, 2017

NGA Announces 2017–18 Executive Committee Leadership

The National Governors Association has announced its new nine-member executive committee of governors for 2017–18.

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.

July 10, 2017

Vice President Pence to Address Governors at Summer Meeting

NGA today announced that Vice President of the United States Mike Pence will address more than 30 of the nation’s governors at the NGA Summer Meeting in Providence, Rhode Island, later this week.

July 07, 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau To Address Governors At Their Summer Meeting

The National Governors Association announced Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will address the nation’s governors at their 109th Summer Meeting in Providence, Rhode Island. 

June 26, 2017

Governors Ask for Time to Review and React to Health Care Bill

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, via the National Governors Association (NGA), sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell asking for adequate time to review and react to health care legislation.

June 23, 2017

Governors to Congress: Don't Let CHIP Expire

The National Governors Association (NGA) Health and Human Services Committee issued a statement urging Congress to immediately extend the Children's Health Insurance Program, which has had bipartisan support since 1997.

June 20, 2017

Governors Welcome FEMA Administrator Confirmation

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, chair and vice chair of the National Governors Association Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee, respectively, commend Congress on the confirmation of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long.

June 20, 2017

NGA Releases Bipartisan Ideas From 13 States to Improve Health Care

The NGA Center for Best Practices' Shared Priorities from the Governors' Bipartisan Health Reform Learning Network summarizes a collection of bipartisan health care ideas from 13 states—California, Delaware, Kentucky, Minnesota, Montana, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wyoming.

June 16, 2017

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval Announces Elon Musk To Appear at NGA Summer Meeting

Incoming NGA Chair Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval today announced that Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, will be joining the nation’s governors at their Summer Meeting in Providence, Rhode Island, July 13-15, 2017.