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WGA submits policy recommendations on the state of rural broadband in Ameri...

Published on May 10, 2024
In correspondence with the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) subm...
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Connectivity

WGA submits policy recommendations on the state of rural broadband in Ameri...

Published on May 10, 2024

Western Governors submit policy recommendations regarding the future of bro...

Published on May 03, 2024
In correspondence with the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Communications, Media, and Broadband, the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) su...
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Connectivity

Western Governors submit policy recommendations regarding the future of bro...

Published on May 03, 2024

Watch the 2024 Western Prosperity Forum

Published on April 24, 2024
The 2024 Western Prosperity Forum was chock-full of in-depth policy discussions about everything from digital equity and workforce development to extreme heat and ...
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Economic Development

Watch the 2024 Western Prosperity Forum

Published on April 24, 2024

WGA calls on Congress for more state control over infrastructure investment...

Published on March 22, 2024
In correspondence with the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) submitted several polic...
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Economic Development

WGA calls on Congress for more state control over infrastructure investment...

Published on March 22, 2024

Western Governors voice support for the Building Chips in America Act, enco...

Published on March 07, 2024
In correspondence with Congressional leadership, Western Governors expressed their support for measures in the bipartisan and bicameral Building Chips in America Act that woul...
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Connectivity

Western Governors voice support for the Building Chips in America Act, enco...

Published on March 07, 2024

WGA encourages Congress to expand work-based learning and support high-qual...

Published on January 18, 2024
In correspondence with the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, the Western Governors' Association urged...
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Economic Development

WGA encourages Congress to expand work-based learning and support high-qual...

Published on January 18, 2024

WGA urges the Office of Management and Budget to consult with states as the...

Published on December 04, 2023
In correspondence with Deputy Controller Deidre Harrison of the Office of Federal Financial Management at the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Western Governors...
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Economic Development

WGA urges the Office of Management and Budget to consult with states as the...

Published on December 04, 2023

WGA encourages Congress to broaden the eligible use of EDA grants in suppor...

Published on November 21, 2023
In correspondence with the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation’s Subcommittee on Tourism, Trade, and Export Promotion, the Western Governors’...
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Economic Development

WGA encourages Congress to broaden the eligible use of EDA grants in suppor...

Published on November 21, 2023

WGA encourages Congress to reform the permitting system for guides and outf...

Published on November 01, 2023
In correspondence with the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Western Governors’ Association encouraged Congress to reform the complex permitti...
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Economic Development

WGA encourages Congress to reform the permitting system for guides and outf...

Published on November 01, 2023

WGA encourages Congress to reform the permitting system for guides and outf...

Published on November 01, 2023
In correspondence with the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Western Governors’ Association encouraged Congress to reform the complex permitti...
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Economic Development

WGA encourages Congress to reform the permitting system for guides and outf...

Published on November 01, 2023

Western Governors call on USDA to help strengthen America’s sheep industr...

Published on November 01, 2023
In correspondence with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Western Governors called for the department to protect and strengthen the American sheep industry. Recognizin...
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Agriculture

Western Governors call on USDA to help strengthen America’s sheep industr...

Published on November 01, 2023

Western Governors call on USDA to help strengthen America’s sheep industr...

Published on October 30, 2023
In correspondence with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Western Governors called for the department to protect and strengthen the American sheep industry. Recognizin...
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Agriculture

Western Governors call on USDA to help strengthen America’s sheep industr...

Published on October 30, 2023

WGA urges Congress to expand the Highway Trust Fund

Published on October 23, 2023
In correspondence with the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, the Western Governors’ Association urged Congress to provide a l...
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Economic Development

WGA urges Congress to expand the Highway Trust Fund

Published on October 23, 2023

Western Governors support the development of a unified disaster intake syst...

Published on October 13, 2023
In correspondence with Senator Gary Peters, Western Governors voiced their support for principles contained in his bipartisan bill, S. 1528, the Disaster Assistance Simplifica...
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Economic Development

Western Governors support the development of a unified disaster intake syst...

Published on October 13, 2023

2023 Annual Report

Published on August 08, 2023
The 2023 Annual Report of the Western Governors' Association highlights the past year’s policy work on topics such as renewable energy,...
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Agriculture

2023 Annual Report

Published on August 08, 2023

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