News Archive

  • Governors Applaud Bipartisan CHIP Deal, Urge Action

    WASHINGTON–Today the National Governors Association (NGA) Health and Human Services Committee (led by Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Oregon Gov. Kate Brown) released the following statement on the Children’s ...

  • Governors to Congress: Clock Running Out on CHIP

    WASHINGTON—Today the National Governors Association (NGA) Health and Human Services Committee (led by Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Oregon Gov. Kate Brown) released the following statement on the Children’s ...

  • States Strengthen Parole Policies and Practices

    The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center), in partnership with the National Parole Resource Center (NPRC), has selected four states—Colorado, Kentucky, Nebraska and North Carolina—to ...

  • Governors Condemn Acts of Hatred

    WASHINGTON—The National Governors Association (NGA) today released a statement following the deadly attack in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend that killed three people and left 35 injured: “The nation’s ...

  • NGA Announces 2017-18 Committee Leadership

    WASHINGTON—The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced its new committee leadership for 2017-2018. Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is the new chair of the Economic Development and Commerce Committee, ...

  • Gov. Hogan Hosts Water Quality Meeting in Maryland

    The National Governors Association (NGA) hosted a Water Policy Institute for governors’ staff August 8-9, 2017, in Annapolis, Maryland, at which more than 40 state officials representing 30 governors’ offices ...

  • Gov. Sandoval Helps States Stay ‘Ahead of the Curve’

    At the National Governors Association (NGA) Summer Meeting in Rhode Island on Saturday, July 15, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval became 2017-18 NGA chair. Each chair selects an area of focus for a yearlong initiative. Gov. ...

  • States Strategize to Increase Traffic Safety

    The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) today announced four states, Colorado, Illinois, North Carolina and South Dakota, have been selected to participate in a learning lab focused on ...