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WGA urges creation of National Minerals Policy to incentivize mineral explo...

Published on July 28, 2021
The Western Governors’ Association emphasized the need for Congress, in consultation with the states, to develop a National Minerals Policy in outreach to the House Subc...
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Mining

WGA urges creation of National Minerals Policy to incentivize mineral explo...

Published on July 28, 2021

Western Governors’ Association 2021 Annual Report

Published on July 28, 2021
The Western Governors' Association 2021 Annual Report highlights the past year’s policy work of the Western Governors on topics such as broadband connectivity, workf...
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Agriculture

Western Governors’ Association 2021 Annual Report

Published on July 28, 2021

WGA Annual Meeting: Governors engage Administration, release report of R...

Published on July 01, 2021
WGA's 2021 Annual Meeting, hosted by Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, wrapped up on July 1 after a day of penetrating conversations featuring the Western Governors and Agriculture ...
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Energy

WGA Annual Meeting: Governors engage Administration, release report of R...

Published on July 01, 2021

WGA Policy Resolution 2021-09, Cleaning Up Abandoned Hardrock Mines in the ...

Published on July 01, 2021
WGA Policy Resolution 2021-09, Cleaning Up Abandoned Hardrock Mines in the West: Western Governors call on Congress to protect “Good Samaritans” that vol...
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Economic Development

WGA Policy Resolution 2021-09, Cleaning Up Abandoned Hardrock Mines in the ...

Published on July 01, 2021

Western Governors’ Association shares recommendations for EO review of Am...

Published on May 13, 2021
The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments to the White House in response to President Biden’s Executive Order (EO), America’s Supply Chains. The ...
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Economic Development

Western Governors’ Association shares recommendations for EO review of Am...

Published on May 13, 2021

Western Governors welcome new Administration by highlighting key policy, ur...

Published on March 17, 2021
Western Governors are reaching out to the new Administration to foster relationships, encourage dialogue, and prompt policy collaboration between states and their federal part...
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Agriculture

Western Governors welcome new Administration by highlighting key policy, ur...

Published on March 17, 2021

Western Governors reach out to new administration to connect, collaborate o...

Published on March 04, 2021
Western Governors are reaching out to the new administration to encourage collaboration on the critical policy issues facing the West. Read the outreach shared so far, includi...
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Agriculture

Western Governors reach out to new administration to connect, collaborate o...

Published on March 04, 2021

LETTER: WGA shares policy with BLM on proposed changes for non-energy solid...

Published on December 17, 2019
The Western Governors’ Association shared its Policy Resolution, States’ Share of Royalties and Leasing Revenues from Federal Lands and Minerals, to inform the Bur...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: WGA shares policy with BLM on proposed changes for non-energy solid...

Published on December 17, 2019

Western Governors support American Minerals Security Act to improve access ...

Published on June 04, 2019
Western Governors commend the introduction of the American Minerals Security Act, a bill to improve access to domestic mineral resources to strengthen the economy and national...
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Mining

Western Governors support American Minerals Security Act to improve access ...

Published on June 04, 2019

LETTER: Western Governors support American Minerals Security Act

Published on June 04, 2019
Western Governors commend the introduction of the American Mineral Security Act, a bill to improve access to domestic mineral resources to strengthen the economy and national ...
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Mining

LETTER: Western Governors support American Minerals Security Act

Published on June 04, 2019

LETTER: WGA urges consultation with states on mineral exploration policy, l...

Published on May 06, 2019
The Western Governors’ Association urges Congress to develop a National Minerals Policy in partnership with states that enables minerals exploration and development in a...
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Mining

LETTER: WGA urges consultation with states on mineral exploration policy, l...

Published on May 06, 2019

Western Governors support proposed revisions allowing states authority to m...

Published on March 28, 2018
Western Governors have expressed support for the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposed revisions to its Coal Combustion Residuals Rule, including the provision ...
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Mining

Western Governors support proposed revisions allowing states authority to m...

Published on March 28, 2018

WGA supports EPA decision to not issue ‘duplicative’ CERCLA regulations...

Published on February 23, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association has indicated its support for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) decision to not issue final regulations requiring financial as...
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Mining

WGA supports EPA decision to not issue ‘duplicative’ CERCLA regulations...

Published on February 23, 2018

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