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LETTER: Western Governors support PILT and SRS programs for rural communiti...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors expressed their support for rural communities by requesting full funding of the Payment in Lieu of Taxes Program (PILT) and reauthorization of the Secure Rur...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: Western Governors support PILT and SRS programs for rural communiti...

Published on November 21, 2017

Western Governors highlight importance of corridor reviews, recommend BLM a...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors have reached out to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to highlight how the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and U.S. Forest...
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Energy

Western Governors highlight importance of corridor reviews, recommend BLM a...

Published on November 21, 2017

COMMENTS: Western Governors recommend improvements to BLM, USFS on western ...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors sent a letter to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to highlight how the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and U.S. Forest Se...
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Energy

COMMENTS: Western Governors recommend improvements to BLM, USFS on western ...

Published on November 21, 2017

Western Governors promote collaboration between states and U.S. Forest Serv...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors have congratulated Chief of the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Tony Tooke on his appointment and shared WGA policies regarding the work of the USFS to encourage ...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Western Governors promote collaboration between states and U.S. Forest Serv...

Published on November 21, 2017

LETTER: Western Governors promote consultation with states in U.S. Forest S...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors sent a letter to Chief of the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Tony Tooke to congratulate him on his appointment to the post, and to formally introduce WGA policie...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Western Governors promote consultation with states in U.S. Forest S...

Published on November 21, 2017

Watch: WGA shares efforts to improve state-federal relationship

Published on November 07, 2017
WGA Executive Director Jim Ogsbury was a featured panelist in State Consultation: Working to Make the Process Better, a webinar hosted by CSG West on Nov. 14, 2017.
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State-Federal Relationship

Watch: WGA shares efforts to improve state-federal relationship

Published on November 07, 2017

LETTER: Western Governors request clarification on DOI collaboration with s...

Published on November 02, 2017
Western Governors requested clarification on an assessment conducted by the National Park Service in a letter sent to Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Novemb...
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Species Management

LETTER: Western Governors request clarification on DOI collaboration with s...

Published on November 02, 2017

WGA defines areas for Army Corps of Engineers to collaborate with states on...

Published on October 17, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association have defined areas in which communication and collaboration between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) and state governments...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA defines areas for Army Corps of Engineers to collaborate with states on...

Published on October 17, 2017

COMMENTS: WGA encourages authentic collaboration between states and DOI

Published on October 16, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association presented a menu of reforms for consideration to Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Ryan Zinke on October 16, 2017. In respons...
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State-Federal Relationship

COMMENTS: WGA encourages authentic collaboration between states and DOI

Published on October 16, 2017

WGA shares reforms with Secretary Zinke to encourage authentic collaboratio...

Published on October 16, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association shared a menu of reforms with Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on October 16, 2017 in response to President Trump&rsquo...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA shares reforms with Secretary Zinke to encourage authentic collaboratio...

Published on October 16, 2017

Western Governors encourage collaboration with BLM on redesign of land use ...

Published on October 04, 2017
Western Governors have urged Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to include Governors and states in the Bureau of Land Management’s work to redesign land use pla...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Western Governors encourage collaboration with BLM on redesign of land use ...

Published on October 04, 2017

LETTER: Western Governors encourage collaboration with BLM on planning, env...

Published on October 04, 2017
Western Governors sent a Letter to Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on October 4, 2017, articulating states’ commitment to effectively partnering with the Bur...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Western Governors encourage collaboration with BLM on planning, env...

Published on October 04, 2017

States are best equipped to manage hydraulic fracturing within their border...

Published on September 20, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association sent comments to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Acting Director Michael Nedd in support of the agency’s proposal to rescind its...
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State-Federal Relationship

States are best equipped to manage hydraulic fracturing within their border...

Published on September 20, 2017

COMMENTS: WGA agrees with BLM, states are best equipped to manage hydraulic...

Published on September 20, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments on September 20, 2017 to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Acting Director Michael Nedd in support of the agency&rsqu...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

COMMENTS: WGA agrees with BLM, states are best equipped to manage hydraulic...

Published on September 20, 2017

WGA joins Advisory Council for Speaker’s Task Force on Intergovernmen...

Published on July 18, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association has been added to the Advisory Council of the Speaker’s Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs, enabling WGA to share its exper...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA joins Advisory Council for Speaker’s Task Force on Intergovernmen...

Published on July 18, 2017

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