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TESTIMONY: WGA urges ‘clarification’ of law to recognize states as co-s...

Published on November 16, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association delivered testimony on Nov. 16, 2018 on behalf of Western Governors to the House of Representatives Speaker’s Task Force on Inte...
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State-Federal Relationship

TESTIMONY: WGA urges ‘clarification’ of law to recognize states as co-s...

Published on November 16, 2018

WGA testimony urges Congress to ‘clarify’ language recognizing states a...

Published on November 16, 2018
WGA delivered testimony before the House Speaker’s Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs that expressed the Western Governors’ position on the state-federal rela...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA testimony urges Congress to ‘clarify’ language recognizing states a...

Published on November 16, 2018

Governors express ‘concerns’ to EPA about lack of state consult...

Published on October 10, 2018
Western Governors have "concerns" about the lack of state consultation by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) before publication of its proposed rule, Emission Guideline...
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Air Quality

Governors express ‘concerns’ to EPA about lack of state consult...

Published on October 10, 2018

Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task Force on...

Published on October 10, 2018
Western Governors seek a partnership with the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to prioritize conservation actions for at-risk species and preserve the integrity of workin...
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Species Management

Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task Force on...

Published on October 10, 2018

LETTER: Governors seek clarity on Section 404 of CWA, One Federal Decision ...

Published on October 10, 2018
Western Governors seek to better understand the Administration’s goals and plans for state delegation and infrastructure permitting and environmental reviews. To that en...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: Governors seek clarity on Section 404 of CWA, One Federal Decision ...

Published on October 10, 2018

Western Governors promote federalism and states’ authority to Congression...

Published on September 26, 2018
Western Governors have offered recommendations to amend House and Senate rules and drafting conventions to strengthen the state-federal relationship.
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State-Federal Relationship

Western Governors promote federalism and states’ authority to Congression...

Published on September 26, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors make recommendations to Congressional leadership ...

Published on September 26, 2018
Western Governors offer recommendations that would amend House and Senate rules and drafting conventions to strengthen the state-federal relationship. The Sept. 26, 2018 outre...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: Western Governors make recommendations to Congressional leadership ...

Published on September 26, 2018

Western Governors seek Rural Utilities Service partnership to improve broad...

Published on September 10, 2018
Western Governors urge the Rural Utilities Service’s (RUS) Broadband e-Connectivity Pilot Program to consider innovative technologies to deliver broadband service to rur...
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Agriculture

Western Governors seek Rural Utilities Service partnership to improve broad...

Published on September 10, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors urge Rural Utilities Service to help improve broa...

Published on September 10, 2018
Western Governors urge the Rural Utilities Service’s (RUS) Broadband e-Connectivity Pilot Program to consider innovative technologies to deliver broadband service to rur...
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Agriculture

LETTER: Western Governors urge Rural Utilities Service to help improve broa...

Published on September 10, 2018

Western Governors seek Congressional support for western agricultural inter...

Published on August 31, 2018
Western Governors seek Congressional support for western agricultural interests such as land management, conservation, grazing, broadband and more in the Farm Bill.
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Agriculture

Western Governors seek Congressional support for western agricultural inter...

Published on August 31, 2018

LETTER: Governors seek Congressional support for western concerns in Farm B...

Published on August 31, 2018
Western Governors seek Congressional support for provisions addressing land management, conservation, grazing, rural broadband connectivity and other concerns of western state...
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Agriculture

LETTER: Governors seek Congressional support for western concerns in Farm B...

Published on August 31, 2018

Western Governors support Senate legislation to reduce ‘checkerboard’ l...

Published on August 29, 2018
Western Governors support legislation in the Senate that would facilitate federal-state land exchanges to reduce the pattern of ‘checkerboard’ land ownership in th...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Western Governors support Senate legislation to reduce ‘checkerboard’ l...

Published on August 29, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors urge reform to simplify Federal-State land exchan...

Published on August 29, 2018
Western Governors support legislative reforms to facilitate land exchanges between western states and federal land management agencies. The Aug. 29, 2018 outreach to Senate Ma...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Western Governors urge reform to simplify Federal-State land exchan...

Published on August 29, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors urge state collaboration in USDA regulatory refor...

Published on August 21, 2018
Western Governors urge The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to collaborate with states to implement meaningful, substantive and ongoing government-to-government consultat...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Western Governors urge state collaboration in USDA regulatory refor...

Published on August 21, 2018

USDA Secretary Perdue announces effort to increase state collaboration in m...

Published on August 16, 2018
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue (pictured above, left of podium) announced an effort on Thursday in Washington, D.C., to reimagine agency lan...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

USDA Secretary Perdue announces effort to increase state collaboration in m...

Published on August 16, 2018

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