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WGA, leading policy groups urge Congress to collaborate with states on budg...

Published on May 23, 2017
Six leading policy organizations, led by the Western Governors' Association, have urged Congressional leadership to collaborate with states and local governments in the fo...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA, leading policy groups urge Congress to collaborate with states on budg...

Published on May 23, 2017

Governors share reforms for “Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda&#...

Published on May 16, 2017
The Western Governors' Association reached out to The White House on May 15, 2017, in response to President Trump’s Executive Order, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform ...
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State-Federal Relationship

Governors share reforms for “Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda&#...

Published on May 16, 2017

LETTER: WGA shares reforms for EO, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda

Published on May 15, 2017
The Western Governors' Association reached out to The White House on May 15, 2017, in response to President Trump’s Executive Order, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform ...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: WGA shares reforms for EO, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda

Published on May 15, 2017

Governors seek role in work on Executive Order, “Enforcing the Regula...

Published on April 19, 2017
Western Governors have reached out to leadership of the Department of the Interior, Army Corps of Engineers and Department of Agriculture in regards to Pre...
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State-Federal Relationship

Governors seek role in work on Executive Order, “Enforcing the Regula...

Published on April 19, 2017

LETTER: Governors seek to participate in work on Executive Order, “En...

Published on April 19, 2017
Western Governors reached out on April 19, 2017, to leadership of the Department of the Interior, Army Corps of Engineers and Department of Agriculture in regards to President...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: Governors seek to participate in work on Executive Order, “En...

Published on April 19, 2017

LETTER: Full funding sought for Payment in Lieu of Taxes, Secure Rural Scho...

Published on March 16, 2017
Western Governors on March 16, 2017, sent letters to House and Senate Appropriations leadership requesting their "active support and full funding" of the Payment in Lieu ...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: Full funding sought for Payment in Lieu of Taxes, Secure Rural Scho...

Published on March 16, 2017

WGA, leading western policy organizations share ‘Principles to Clarify an...

Published on December 15, 2016
Five of the West's leading policy organizations today shared Principles to Clarify and Strengthen the State-Federal Relationship with president-elect Donald...
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State-Federal Relationship

WGA, leading western policy organizations share ‘Principles to Clarify an...

Published on December 15, 2016

LETTER: WGA, leading policy organizations share ‘Principles to Clarify an...

Published on December 15, 2016
Five of the West's leading policy organizations on December 15, 2016 shared Principles to Clarify and Strengthen the State-Federal Relationship with president-elect Donald...
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State-Federal Relationship

LETTER: WGA, leading policy organizations share ‘Principles to Clarify an...

Published on December 15, 2016

Building a Stronger State-Federal Relationship

Published on December 13, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-01: In the absence of Constitutional delegation of authority to the federal government, state authority should b...
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State-Federal Relationship

Building a Stronger State-Federal Relationship

Published on December 13, 2016

Western Governors call for expedited state-federal land exchange process

Published on October 27, 2016
Western Governors have re-emphasized the need for Congressional action to "simplify and expedite" the federal-state land exchange, sale and conveyance processes.
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Western Governors call for expedited state-federal land exchange process

Published on October 27, 2016

National Parks and the West

Published on June 12, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2016-10: This year marks the 100th anniversary of the National Parks System. Western Governors recognize the importan...
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State-Federal Relationship

National Parks and the West

Published on June 12, 2016

COMMENTS: FEMA Individual Assistance for Major Disasters

Published on January 08, 2016
Western Governors sent comments on Jan. 8, 2016, to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on the proposed rule on Factors Considered When Evaluating a ...
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COMMENTS: FEMA Individual Assistance for Major Disasters

Published on January 08, 2016

FEMA urged to reconsider system for evaluating access to disaster programs

Published on January 08, 2016
Western Governors have urged the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to reconsider the system for evaluating and providing access to disaster progra...
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State-Federal Relationship

FEMA urged to reconsider system for evaluating access to disaster programs

Published on January 08, 2016

TESTIMONY: Western Governors’ Association to Senate Appropriations

Published on April 16, 2015
The Western Governors’ Association (WGA) submitted the testimony of James D. Ogsbury, WGA Executive Director, on April 16, 2015, on behalf of the Western ...
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State-Federal Relationship

TESTIMONY: Western Governors’ Association to Senate Appropriations

Published on April 16, 2015

TESTIMONY: James D. Ogsbury, WGA Executive Director, before House Interior ...

Published on March 18, 2015
James D. Ogsbury, Executive Director of the Western Governors’ Association (WGA), testified on March 18, 2015, on behalf of the WGA before the House Appropriat...
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State-Federal Relationship

TESTIMONY: James D. Ogsbury, WGA Executive Director, before House Interior ...

Published on March 18, 2015

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