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Listen: Western Governors’ Conversation: Riding into the Sunset

Published on January 15, 2019
Humor and heartfelt gratitude were just some of the highlights of "Riding into the Sunset," the memorable governors’ conversation that concluded the WGA 2018 Winter Meet...
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Listen: Western Governors’ Conversation: Riding into the Sunset

Published on January 15, 2019

LETTER: WGA urges Congress to address Western Governors’ priorities in 20...

Published on January 14, 2019
The Western Governors’ Association urges Congressional leadership to consider Western Governors’ priorities for legislative action as they formulate their parties&...
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LETTER: WGA urges Congress to address Western Governors’ priorities in 20...

Published on January 14, 2019

WGA urges Congressional leadership to address Western Governors’ prioriti...

Published on January 14, 2019
The Western Governors’ Association (WGA) urges Congressional leadership to consider Western Governors’ priorities for legislative action as they formulate their pa...
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WGA urges Congressional leadership to address Western Governors’ prioriti...

Published on January 14, 2019

Western Governors deliver 2019 State of the State addresses

Published on January 11, 2019
Western Governors are delivering their annual State of the State addresses. Below is a roundup of the speeches delivered so far (including inaugural addresses from newly-elect...
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Western Governors deliver 2019 State of the State addresses

Published on January 11, 2019

Best of the West: Wildfire’s impact on home insurance; Montana’s enviro...

Published on January 10, 2019
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting Jan. 7, 2019 that you don't want to miss....
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Best of the West: Wildfire’s impact on home insurance; Montana’s enviro...

Published on January 10, 2019

LETTER: Western Governors encourage Congressional leadership to prioritize ...

Published on January 09, 2019
Western Governors urge Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to retain an emphasis on and seek improvements to the state-federal relations...
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LETTER: Western Governors encourage Congressional leadership to prioritize ...

Published on January 09, 2019

Watch: Western Governors’ Biosecurity & Invasive Species Initiative Video

Published on January 07, 2019
The first six months of the Western Governors’ Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative, the central policy initiative of WGA Chair Hawaii Gov. David Ige, has feature...
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Watch: Western Governors’ Biosecurity & Invasive Species Initiative Video

Published on January 07, 2019

Best of the West: Hawaii confronts tree fungus; Colorado’s outdoor rec pl...

Published on January 03, 2019
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting Dec. 31, that you don't want to miss. Imag...
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Best of the West: Hawaii confronts tree fungus; Colorado’s outdoor rec pl...

Published on January 03, 2019

WGA Winter Meeting Day 3: Outgoing Governors reflect, new policy resolution...

Published on December 13, 2018
Western Governors, from left, C.L. "Butch" Otter (Idaho),  Matt Mead (Wyoming), Mary Fallin (Oklahoma), Dennis Daugaard (South Dakota) and Brian Sando...
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WGA Winter Meeting Day 3: Outgoing Governors reflect, new policy resolution...

Published on December 13, 2018

WGA launches Task Force on Collaborative Conservation to lead proactive wor...

Published on December 13, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association (WGA) has launched the Western Governors’ Task Force on Collaborative Conservation (Task Force). The state-led effort will devel...
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WGA launches Task Force on Collaborative Conservation to lead proactive wor...

Published on December 13, 2018

WGA Policy Resolution 2019-01 Foreign Visitor Preclearance

Published on December 13, 2018
WGA Policy Resolution 2019-01 Foreign Visitor Preclearance: In 2016, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2016-02 Foreign Visitor Preclearance. It noted Governors&...
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WGA Policy Resolution 2019-01 Foreign Visitor Preclearance

Published on December 13, 2018

Western Governors approve policy resolutions: Cybersecurity, Foreign Visito...

Published on December 13, 2018
Western Governors formally approved four policy resolutions at the Western Governors’ Association 2018 Winter Meeting in Hawaii: Foreign Visitor Preclearance; Cybersecur...
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Western Governors approve policy resolutions: Cybersecurity, Foreign Visito...

Published on December 13, 2018

Policy Resolution 2019-02, Cybersecurity

Published on December 13, 2018
Policy Resolution 2019-02, Cybersecurity:  The cybersecurity of their states and the nation is a high priority for Western Governors. In this new resolution, Western Gove...
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Policy Resolution 2019-02, Cybersecurity

Published on December 13, 2018

Policy Resolution 2019-03, Compensatory Mitigation

Published on December 13, 2018
Policy Resolution 2019-03, Compensatory Mitigation: Mitigation plays an important role in wildlife management and conservation, and Western Governors utilize mitigation progra...
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Policy Resolution 2019-03, Compensatory Mitigation

Published on December 13, 2018

Policy Resolution 2019-04, Health Care in Western States

Published on December 13, 2018
Policy Resolution 2019-04, Health Care in Western States:  Access to quality health care services is an important factor in maintaining and enhancing the quality of life ...
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Policy Resolution 2019-04, Health Care in Western States

Published on December 13, 2018

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