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Policy Resolution 2018–09: National Minerals Policy

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018–09 National Minerals Policy: Western Governors support building on the 1970 Mining and Minerals Policy Act with legislation and poli...
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Policy Resolution 2018–09: National Minerals Policy

Published on June 27, 2018

Policy Resolution 2018-08: Water Resource Management in the West

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-08 Water Resource Management in the West: Governors reassert in this renewed resolution that states have primary authority over water mana...
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Policy Resolution 2018-08: Water Resource Management in the West

Published on June 27, 2018

Policy Resolution 2018-07: Enhanced Oil Recovery

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-07 Enhanced Oil Recovery: Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) contributes to our nation’s energy and fiscal security by reducing dependence on fo...
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Policy Resolution 2018-07: Enhanced Oil Recovery

Published on June 27, 2018

Policy Resolution: 2018-05: Air Quality and Methane Emissions Regulation

Published on June 27, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-05 Air Quality and Methane Emissions Regulation: Western states, which face unique air quality challenges, have the authority to manage ai...
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Policy Resolution: 2018-05: Air Quality and Methane Emissions Regulation

Published on June 27, 2018

LETTER: WGA urges Subcommittee to follow hardrock mining reclamation plans...

Published on March 13, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association submitted WGA Policy Resolution 2017-06, Financial Assurance Regulation, to Chairman Paul Gosar and Ranking Member Alan Lowenthal of t...
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LETTER: WGA urges Subcommittee to follow hardrock mining reclamation plans...

Published on March 13, 2018

LETTER: National Minerals Policy Resolution submitted for Energy and Minera...

Published on February 14, 2018
The Western Governors' Association shared WGA Policy Resolution 2015-09, National Minerals Policy with Chairman Paul Gosar and Ranking Member Alan Lowenthal in advance of ...
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LETTER: National Minerals Policy Resolution submitted for Energy and Minera...

Published on February 14, 2018

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017
Western Governors formally approved four policy resolutions on: Public Lands Grazing; Wild Horse and Burro Management; Energy in the West; and Federal Disaster ...
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Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017

Policy Resolution 2018-04: Energy in the West

Published on December 02, 2017
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-04 Energy in the West: In 2016, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2016-09, Energy and Transmission, which set forth an all-of-the above ap...
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Policy Resolution 2018-04: Energy in the West

Published on December 02, 2017

Policy Resolution 2018-03: Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communi...

Published on December 02, 2017
WGA Policy Resolution 2018-03 Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communities in the West: In 2015, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2015-04, Federal Disa...
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Policy Resolution 2018-03: Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance for Communi...

Published on December 02, 2017

Policy Resolution 2018–02: Public Lands Grazing

Published on December 02, 2017
WGA Policy Resolution 2018–02 Public Lands Grazing: In 2015, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2015-03, Public Lands Grazing, which expressed the Governor...
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Policy Resolution 2018–02: Public Lands Grazing

Published on December 02, 2017

COMMENTS: Improving implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on November 16, 2017
Western Governors submitted comments on Nov. 16, 2017, to the U.S. Department of the Interior on regulatory reform for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) and to prov...
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COMMENTS: Improving implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on November 16, 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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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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WGA shares reforms with Secretary Zinke to encourage authentic collaboratio...

Published on October 16, 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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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

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