Letter (from the National Governors Association, National Conference of State Legislatures, American Association of State Highways and Transportation Officials, American Administration of Motor Vehicle Administrators and Governors Highway Safety Association) to Chairman Greg Walden, Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Chairman Bob Latta and Ranking Member Janice Schakowsky requesting that the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee include key stakeholders in developing the appropriate federal framework for the use of autonomous vehicle (AV) technologies on our nation’s roadways.
Comments to Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) encouraging intergovernmental cooperation on tax reform and submitting the governors’ policy positions regarding tax and public finance matters.
Letter (from Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and Washington Governor Jay Inslee) to House and Senate Education Committee Leadership in support of strengthening the state-federal partnership on early childhood education.
Letter (from Governor Terry McAuliffe and Governor Charlie Baker) to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell requesting Congress allow governors adequate time to review any health reform legislation.
Letter (from the National Governors Association, National Conference of State Legislatures and National Association of State Aviation Officials) to Representatives Lewis, Brownley, Rokita, and Garamendi, commending them for introducing the Drone Innovation Act, which would affirm state regulatory authority regarding the operation of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), or drones.
Co-Chair letter to Secretary Mattis regarding new members of the Council of Governors.
Letter (from Governor Hutchinson and Governor Brown) to Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Leadership supporting the nomination of Brock Long to serve as Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Letter (from Governors Inslee and Sandoval) to House and Senate Appropriations Committees encouraging investment in federal education and workforce programs for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018.
Letter (from the National Governors Association, National Conference of State Legislatures and National Association of State Aviation Officials) to Senators Feinstein, Lee, Cotton, and Blumenthal, commending them for introducing the Drone Federalism Act, which would affirm state regulatory authority regarding the operation of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), or drones.
Letter (from Governor Brown and Governor Mead) to Senate leadership and Senate Commerce Committee leadership expressing state preemption concerns and requesting that any statutory changes be developed in partnership, and respect state’s role in protecting water quality.