Register: Western Governors' 2016 Winter Meeting Dec. 13-14 in San Diego

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Western Governors’ Association Chair and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will host his colleagues Dec. 13-14 at the WGA 2016 Winter Meeting in San Diego, Calif. Montana Gov Steve BullockGov. Steve BullocThe meeting will be held at the historic Hotel del Coronado, an architectural masterpiece that has been a must-see destination since its 1888 opening.

The Western Governors joining Gov. Bullock include: WGA Vice Chair Dennis Daugaard (South Dakota), John Hickenlooper (Colorado), C.L. "Butch" Otter (Idaho), Susana Martinez (New Mexico), Ralph Torres (Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands), Gary Herbert (Utah), and Matt Mead (Wyoming).

Gov. Bullock will lead his fellow Western Governors in public discussions on significant issues facing the West, including rural health care challenges and his Chairman’s Initiative on forest and rangeland management.

David MacNaughton, Canada's Ambassador to the U.S., will give a keynote address on Day 1 of the meeting to highlight progress on issues of common interest between Canada and western states. David Eagles, from the Partnership for Public Service, also will deliver a keynote on the evolution of the Presidential transition. See a draft agenda.

The WGA Winter Meeting is scheduled to begin around noon on Tuesday, Dec. 13, and conclude by noon on Wednesday, Dec. 14. Register now.

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