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WGA shares policy recommendations related to mining regulations, laws, and ...

Published on August 25, 2022
The Western Governors’ Association submitted several policy resolutions to the Department of the Interior regarding mining regulations, laws, and permitting. The letter ...
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Environmental Management

WGA shares policy recommendations related to mining regulations, laws, and ...

Published on August 25, 2022

WGA shares Governors’ perspectives on mining with House Natural Resources...

Published on May 09, 2022
The Western Governors’ Association submitted several policy resolutions to the record of the House Natural Resource Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral ...
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Economic Development

WGA shares Governors’ perspectives on mining with House Natural Resources...

Published on May 09, 2022

WGA supports new tools for critical mineral and energy development with Sen...

Published on March 29, 2022
This week, the Western Governors’ Association urged the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources to address barriers to the supply chain for critical minerals. T...
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Economic Development

WGA supports new tools for critical mineral and energy development with Sen...

Published on March 29, 2022

Western Governors applaud Senate introduction of bipartisan bill to encoura...

Published on March 17, 2022
In a letter to the Senate, Western Governors applauded the introduction and bipartisan support of the Good Samaritan Remediation of Abandoned Hardrock Mines Act, which provide...
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Environmental Management

Western Governors applaud Senate introduction of bipartisan bill to encoura...

Published on March 17, 2022

WGA call on the House to fund land management projects in partnership with ...

Published on March 10, 2022
The Western Governors’ Association submitted testimony to the House Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies relating ...
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Economic Development

WGA call on the House to fund land management projects in partnership with ...

Published on March 10, 2022

WGA advocates for a National Minerals Policy in outreach to Senate

Published on October 05, 2021
The Western Governors’ Association submitted WGA policy resolutions Cleaning Up Abandoned Hardrock Mines in the West and National Minerals Policy for...
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Environmental Management

WGA advocates for a National Minerals Policy in outreach to Senate

Published on October 05, 2021

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 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 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

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

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