News Archive

  • NGA Helps Washington Secure Medicaid Waiver Approval

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has announced that the state received approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for a five-year Medicaid demonstration (often referred to as “waiver”) that will implement ...

  • Governors Comment on Congress’ Funding Resolution

    WASHINGTON—The National Governors Association today released the following statement on Congress’ budget resolution, which includes funding to combat the Zika virus: “The nation’s governors appreciate the Senate and ...

  • NGA Names New Interim Education Director

    WASHINGTON —The National Governors Association has announced Aaliyah Samuel as interim director of the NGA Center for Best Practices Education Division. Samuel most recently served as a program director within the ...

  • NGA CEO Pens Op-Ed on Congress and Zika Funding

    NGA CEO Scott Pattison wrote an op-ed on governors’ desire for Congress to reach a swift deal on Zika funding, which was published September 12, 2016, in The Hill. Governors to Congress: don’t delay on zika funding By ...

  • Gov. McAuliffe Holds Second Cyber Roundtable

    WASHINGTON—Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe hosted an education and workforce cyber event last week as part of a series of roundtables highlighting his National Governors Association (NGA) chair’s initiative, Meet the ...

  • NGA Announces New Strategy, Communications Head

    WASHINGTON —The National Governors Association (NGA) today announced Tiffany Shackelford as chief strategic officer and director of communications and strategic planning. With more than 20 years of leadership ...