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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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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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Download the WGA Policy Resolutions overview

Published on August 22, 2017

COMMENTS: Streamlining Regulatory Processes and Reducing Regulatory Burden

Published on August 21, 2017
On August 21, 2017, the Western Governors’ Association provided comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) on "Streamlining Reg...
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COMMENTS: Streamlining Regulatory Processes and Reducing Regulatory Burden

Published on August 21, 2017

Workforce Development Initiative

Published on July 28, 2017
The Chairman’s Initiative of South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard will leverage the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and emplo...
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Workforce Development Initiative

Published on July 28, 2017

LETTER: WGA shares recommendations for Species Conservation and Endangered ...

Published on July 14, 2017
Western Governors shared recommendations for Year Two of the Western Governors’ Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative in a letter sent to U.S. Fish ...
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LETTER: WGA shares recommendations for Species Conservation and Endangered ...

Published on July 14, 2017

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on workforce development, fore...

Published on June 28, 2017
Western Governors formally approved five policy resolutions on: Workforce Development; Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act; National Forest and Range...
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Western Governors approve policy resolutions on workforce development, fore...

Published on June 28, 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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Policy Resolution 2017-12: Workforce Development

Published on June 28, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species...

Published on June 28, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act: In 2016, Western Governors’ adopted Policy Reso...
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Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species...

Published on June 28, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management: In 2016, the Governors initially adopted this resolution in supp...
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Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management

Published on June 27, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-09: Western Agriculture

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-09: Western Governors support a broad array of funding, education, research, and conservation programs th...
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Policy Resolution 2017-09: Western Agriculture

Published on June 27, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis: Western Governors direct U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service an...
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Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis

Published on June 27, 2017

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on stronger state-federal rela...

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors formally approved seven new policy resolutions on the state-federal relationship, states' share of royalties and leasing revenues, water quality, tax-exe...
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Western Governors approve policy resolutions on stronger state-federal rela...

Published on December 14, 2016

Policy Resolution 2017-07: The Regulation of Coal Combustion Residuals

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-07: Western Governors agree with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) assessment in 2015 that coal combu...
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Policy Resolution 2017-07: The Regulation of Coal Combustion Residuals

Published on December 14, 2016

Policy Resolution 2017-06: Financial Assurance Regulation

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-06: Reclamation of western mines and facilities managed by other industries is needed primarily to protect adjacent w...
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Policy Resolution 2017-06: Financial Assurance Regulation

Published on December 14, 2016

Policy Resolution 2017-05: Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste and S...

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-05: Governors must be consulted about federal activities involving the transportation, storage or disposal of ra...
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Policy Resolution 2017-05: Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste and S...

Published on December 14, 2016

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