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WATCH LIVESTREAM on Aug. 3 of Gov. Daugaard’s Workforce Development Initi...

Published on July 26, 2017
South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard will deliver a keynote and host the first workshop of the Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative on Aug. 3 in Sioux Fa...
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Economic Development

WATCH LIVESTREAM on Aug. 3 of Gov. Daugaard’s Workforce Development Initi...

Published on July 26, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-12: Workforce Development

Published on June 28, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-12: To meet current and future workforce development challenges, Western Governors are committed to identifying inn...
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Economic Development

Policy Resolution 2017-12: Workforce Development

Published on June 28, 2017

West ranks high again in U.S. News and World Report ‘Best States Rank...

Published on February 28, 2017
The high quality of life in the West was confirmed again with the release of the U.S. News and World Report "Best States Rankings," which includes 7 western states i...
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West ranks high again in U.S. News and World Report ‘Best States Rank...

Published on February 28, 2017

Tourism booms in Montana, economy sunny in Arizona, universities help fuel ...

Published on February 07, 2017
Outdoor recreation means big business in the Big Sky state. How big? The 12.3 million tourists who visited Montana in 2016 spent $3.49 billion, helping create 52,630 jobs alon...
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Tourism booms in Montana, economy sunny in Arizona, universities help fuel ...

Published on February 07, 2017

LETTER: Governors seek conclusion to contract talks hobbling West Coast por...

Published on February 18, 2015
Western Governors sent a letter on Feb. 18, 2015, requesting that representatives of the International Longshore Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime A...
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LETTER: Governors seek conclusion to contract talks hobbling West Coast por...

Published on February 18, 2015

LETTER: Support for legislation to create a demonstration project for compe...

Published on October 07, 2013
The Western Governors' Association sent a letter on Oct. 7, 2013, to leadership of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce supporting bipartisan legis...
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LETTER: Support for legislation to create a demonstration project for compe...

Published on October 07, 2013

Snapshot: Impact of Outdoor Recreation

Published on June 02, 2012
WGA and five industry associations produced this economic snapshot of the sales of outdoor recreation equipment and services in the West and the nation. The report highlights ...
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Snapshot: Impact of Outdoor Recreation

Published on June 02, 2012

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