News Archive

  • New Poll Says Americans Trust Their Governors

    The National Governors Association worked with Luntz Global Partners* to survey 1,000 voters nationwide. The goal was to gauge people’s views on states and governance. According to the survey, Americans trust their ...

  • States Plan Data-Driven Criminal Justice Reform

    Today the National Governors Association (NGA) announced that three states—Arizona, Illinois and Oregon—have been selected to participate in the National Criminal Justice Reform Project (NCJRP). In partnership with ...

  • States Modernize Electric Power Sector

    The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced that four states— Kentucky, Oregon, Rhode Island and Washington—will participate in a new effort to help modernize the electric power sector. Through the ...

  • NGA Names New Education Director

    WASHINGTON —The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced Aaliyah Samuel as director of the NGA Center for Best Practices Education Division. “I am honored to serve as director of NGA’s Education ...

  • NGA Releases Health Care Information Road Map for States

    WASHINGTON—The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) Health Division hosted an event at the National Press Club to discuss its new tool, Getting the Right Information to the Right Health ...

  • Gov. McAuliffe Holds Small Business Cyber Roundtable

    WASHINGTON—Today Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe hosted the fourth roundtable of his 2016-17 National Governors Association (NGA) chair’s initiative, Meet the Threat: States Confront the Cyber Challenge. Speaking in ...

  • 2016 Seminar for New Governors

    November 30 – December 2, 2016 | Chantilly, Virginia Eight veteran governors and six governors-elect gathered in Chantilly, Virginia, from Nov. 30 to Dec. 2 for the National Governors Association (NGA) Seminar for New ...