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WGA Winter Meeting in Phoenix, Dec. 1-2, with keynotes by Transportation Se...

Published on November 03, 2017
Thirteen Western Governors have registered to attend the WGA Winter Meeting, to be held Dec. 1-2 at the historic Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. U.S. Department of Transport...
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Western Governors’ Association

WGA Winter Meeting in Phoenix, Dec. 1-2, with keynotes by Transportation Se...

Published on November 03, 2017

Executive Director’s Notebook: Governors lead with policy network, land f...

Published on November 07, 2017
By James D. Ogsbury Just as surely as summer has turned to fall, Congress has returned to Washington, D.C. to engage in political gridlock, partisan sniping, and rhetorical e...
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Western Governors’ Association

Executive Director’s Notebook: Governors lead with policy network, land f...

Published on November 07, 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

WGA Announces 2018 Celebrate the West Art Competition

Published on November 06, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association is proud to announce is third annual “Celebrate the West” regional art competition, which challenges high school students ...
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Western Governors’ Association

WGA Announces 2018 Celebrate the West Art Competition

Published on November 06, 2017

COMMENTS: WGA defines areas for Army Corps of Engineers to collaborate with...

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

COMMENTS: WGA defines areas for Army Corps of Engineers to collaborate with...

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

WGA supports Nevada by announcing 2018 Winter Meeting in Las Vegas

Published on October 05, 2017
In a show of support for the people of Nevada, the Western Governors’ Association has announced that it will hold its 2018 Winter Meeting in Las Vegas.
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Western Governors’ Association

WGA supports Nevada by announcing 2018 Winter Meeting in Las Vegas

Published on October 05, 2017

Executive Director’s Notebook: Taking the Initiative: WGA Chairmen Having...

Published on October 02, 2017
By Jim Ogsbury
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Western Governors’ Association

Executive Director’s Notebook: Taking the Initiative: WGA Chairmen Having...

Published on October 02, 2017

Executive Director’s Notebook: Governors keep hectic, productive policy p...

Published on August 22, 2017
By Jim Ogsbury It has been awhile since I logged an entry in the Executive Director’s Notebook.  That’s not because there is little to report.  On the ...
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Western Governors’ Association

Executive Director’s Notebook: Governors keep hectic, productive policy p...

Published on August 22, 2017

Download the WGA Policy Resolutions overview

Published on August 22, 2017
Western Governors enact new resolutions, which may be found on our website, on a bi-annual basis.
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Western Governors’ Association

Download the WGA Policy Resolutions overview

Published on August 22, 2017

WATCH LIVESTREAMS of Gov. Daugaard’s Workforce Development Initiative wor...

Published on July 26, 2017
South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard and Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta delivered keynotes at the first workshop of the Western Governors’ Workforce Development In...
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Economic Development

WATCH LIVESTREAMS of Gov. Daugaard’s Workforce Development Initiative wor...

Published on July 26, 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

LISTEN: Jeff Bridges discusses anti-hunger work, collaboration with Governo...

Published on July 17, 2017
Academy Award-winning actor Jeff Bridges, the national spokesperson for No Kid Hungry, has been a leading anti-hunger activist for more than 30 years. At the 2017 Annual Meeti...
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Western Governors’ Association

LISTEN: Jeff Bridges discusses anti-hunger work, collaboration with Governo...

Published on July 17, 2017

LISTEN: Pollster Frank Luntz talks about ‘words that work’ at Western G...

Published on July 11, 2017
Dr. Frank Luntz, the pollster whose “Instant Response” technique has made him one of the country's most influential communication professionals, delivered...
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State-Federal Relationship

LISTEN: Pollster Frank Luntz talks about ‘words that work’ at Western G...

Published on July 11, 2017

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