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Best of the West: Western states have friendliest business tax climates; Ou...

Published on October 04, 2018
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting Oct. 1, 2018, that you don't want to miss....
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Best of the West: Western states have friendliest business tax climates; Ou...

Published on October 04, 2018

United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade provides “certainty” sou...

Published on October 02, 2018
The United States completed negotiations Sept. 30, 2018 on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. To become effective, the trade pact requires ratification by Congress.
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United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade provides “certainty” sou...

Published on October 02, 2018

Best of the West: Improving rural broadband; aerospace manufacturing takes ...

Published on September 13, 2018
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting Sept. 10, 2018, that you don't want to mis...
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Best of the West: Improving rural broadband; aerospace manufacturing takes ...

Published on September 13, 2018

Best of the West: West is best for small business; wildlife managers go hig...

Published on August 23, 2018
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting Aug. 20, 2018, that you don't want to miss...
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Best of the West: West is best for small business; wildlife managers go hig...

Published on August 23, 2018

Workforce Development Roundup: Intermountain West leads in employment growt...

Published on July 30, 2018
Utah, Idaho, Nevada and Colorado were in the top five states for employment growth over the past year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Right now the Intermo...
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Workforce Development Roundup: Intermountain West leads in employment growt...

Published on July 30, 2018

Western Governors call on Congress to approve career and technical educatio...

Published on July 23, 2018
July 31, 2018 Update: President Trump signed the bill on July 31, 2018.  The Western Governors’ Association urges Congressional leadership to reauthorize the Carl ...
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Western Governors call on Congress to approve career and technical educatio...

Published on July 23, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors call on Congress to reauthorize Career and Techni...

Published on July 23, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association urges Congressional leadership to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, which enables academic advising ...
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LETTER: Western Governors call on Congress to reauthorize Career and Techni...

Published on July 23, 2018

WGA applauds Department of Agriculture rural broadband pilot program

Published on July 17, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association applauded the Rural Utility Service’s (RUS) new broadband pilot program in a July 17, 2018 letter to Department of Agriculture R...
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WGA applauds Department of Agriculture rural broadband pilot program

Published on July 17, 2018

WGA encourages ‘meaningful partnerships’ between FCC, states to improve...

Published on July 16, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association encouraged the U.S. Department of Commerce “to pursue meaningful partnerships with states” to improve the quality and accu...
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WGA encourages ‘meaningful partnerships’ between FCC, states to improve...

Published on July 16, 2018

COMMENTS: WGA urges FCC to partner with states to improve broadband availab...

Published on July 16, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association have encouraged the U.S. Department of Commerce to partner with states to improve the quality and accuracy of broadband availability d...
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COMMENTS: WGA urges FCC to partner with states to improve broadband availab...

Published on July 16, 2018

Policy Resolution 2018-14: International Trade

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-14 International Trade: International trade, particularly with Canada and Mexico, is a crucial economic driver in Western states. Western Gover...
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Policy Resolution 2018-14: International Trade

Published on June 27, 2018

Policy Resolution 2018-13: Workforce Development in the Western United Stat...

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-13 Workforce Development in the Western United States: Western Governors, based on the findings and recommendations of the Western Governo...
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Policy Resolution 2018-13: Workforce Development in the Western United Stat...

Published on June 27, 2018

Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative Report

Published on June 25, 2018
The Workforce Development Initiative Year-One Report highlights the work of Western Governors to bridge the skills gap between workers and employers in the West. The first yea...
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Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative Report

Published on June 25, 2018

Workforce Development Roundup: Amazon expands in Arizona, Montana welcomes ...

Published on May 23, 2018
The Chairman’s Initiative of South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is leveraging the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and...
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Workforce Development Roundup: Amazon expands in Arizona, Montana welcomes ...

Published on May 23, 2018

Western Governors request FCC support for TV White Spaces to improve rural ...

Published on April 24, 2018
Western Governors sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai in support of TV White Spaces (TVWS) technology, which delivers reliable internet access...
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Western Governors request FCC support for TV White Spaces to improve rural ...

Published on April 24, 2018

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