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  • States Convene To Prevent Zika Virus Spread

    WASHINGTON—National Governors Association (NGA) Chair Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Vice Chair Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe today released the following statement in advance of the White House summit on the Zika virus ...

  • Scott Pattison Named CQ RollCall ‘Influencer’

    In its March 14 issue, CQ Weekly named NGA executive director and CEO Scott Pattison as one of its influencers, in the piece “Pattison: Capitals’ Face at the Capitol:” Scott Pattison’s office at the National ...

  • Governors Unite in the War Against Opioids

    Governors gathered at the 2016 Winter Meeting to discuss how to address the nation’s opioid crisis, which claims the lives of 78 people each day. At the Health and Human Services Committee session, NGA released a joint ...

  • NGA Helps Alabama Secure Medicaid Waiver Approval

    Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has announced the Alabama Medicaid Agency’s regional care organization plan, which provides medical care to most Alabamians on Medicaid, has been approved by the Centers for Medicare and ...

  • Governors Welcome Army Commission Report

    WASHINGTON—The National Governors Association (NGA) applauds the National Commission on the Future of the Army for concluding its work and issuing its final report, which includes a number of promising recommendations ...