News Archive

  • State of the States 2022

    Governors of states, territories and commonwealths are outlining their priorities for 2022 in state of the state or commonwealth addresses, as well as inaugural addresses for new and re-elected Governors. To showcase their ...

  • Strengthening Work-Based Learning Programs

    COVID has hit our workforce and economy hard. As governors, we offer this strategy for growth in 2022. by Governor Laura Kelly and Governor Spencer Cox All around us, there are signs of a growing mismatch between worker ...

  • Summary of the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act

    Quick highlights of interest to states and territories from the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act. by Mary Catherine Ott On Tuesday, December 7th, House and Senate Armed Services Committee leadership released the text ...

  • State Innovation for Strengthening Families

    Governors have developed ambitious initiatives to improve the lives of children and families. by Isabella Cuneo Governing a state is a bit like flying an airplane: You must know how things look from 30,000 feet. The most ...

  • The Data Gets It Done

    How States are Leveraging Data to Respond to and Recover from the COVID-19 Pandemic by Jess Kirchner, Jordan Hynes, and Belle Cuneo In the fight against COVID-19, one of the most significant weapons in the government’s ...

  • Moving Infrastructure Forward – State by State

    Governors are already moving forward on a generational mission to renew America’s functional systems, including transportation, the electrical grid, broadband, water infrastructure, cybersecurity and environmental ...