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Founded in 1908, the National Governors Association (NGA) is the bipartisan organization of the nation’s 55 governors. Through NGA, governors share best practices, address issues of national and state interest and share innovative solutions that improve state government and support the principles of federalism.

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Governors on Criminal Justice and Public Safety Issues

Governors on Criminal Justice and Public Safety Issues

Governors’ 2021 State of the State addresses confirm that while the challenges evolve in shape and scale, public safety and ...
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NGA Announces Expansion of Workforce Innovation Network, New Collaborative to Support Governors and States

NGA Announces Expansion of Workforce Innovation Network, New Collaborative to Support Governors and States

The National Governors Association (NGA) announced the expansion of the NGA Workforce Innovation Network to include more than 20 new ...
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Congress Encouraged to Swiftly Pass Infrastructure Investments

Congress Encouraged to Swiftly Pass Infrastructure Investments

Today, National Governors Association (NGA) Chairman Governor Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas and Vice Chairman Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey ...
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National Governors Association Calls on Congress to Reimburse National Guard Capitol Mission

National Governors Association Calls on Congress to Reimburse National Guard Capitol Mission

Today, the National Governors Association called on Congress to pass legislation before the end of the month to reimburse the ...
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Arkansas Department of Education Hosts Student & Educator Well-Being Forum

Arkansas Department of Education Hosts Student & Educator Well-Being Forum

As Arkansas prepares to welcome students and teachers back to school, their Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education (AWARE) program ...
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Defining Job Quality for Reemployment and Recovery

Defining Job Quality for Reemployment and Recovery

The NGA Workforce Innovation Network will continue to support Governors in building capacity for innovation as they work in tandem ...
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Governors Discussion With Labor Secretary Marty Walsh

Governors Discussion With Labor Secretary Marty Walsh

Community Renewal Task Force co-chairs U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Albert Bryan and Missouri Governor Mike Parson convened a discussion with ...
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Governors Discuss Cybersecurity with Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

Governors Discuss Cybersecurity with Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

Pandemic and Disaster Response Task Force co-chairs Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont and Tennessee Governor Bill Lee discuss cybersecurity with Homeland ...
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Governors Discussion With Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm

Governors Discussion With Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm

Economic Recovery and Revitalization Task Force co-chairs South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster and Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear led a discussion ...
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Council of Governors

National Governors Association Welcomes New Presidential Appointees to the Council of Governors

The National Governors Association today welcomed the President’s new appointees to the Council of Governors, a bipartisan body of 10 ...
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