335Aug 3, 2013
National Governors Association Meeting on Infrastructure Investments
At the National Governors Association summer meeting, the Natural Resources and Economic Development and Commerce Committees met in a joint session on infrastructure investments and economic ...
226Feb 24, 2008
Domestic Energy Supply
Governor Joe Manchin, Natural Resources Committee chairman, and Governor Sarah Palin, committee vice chairman, led the plenary session. Jonathan Schrag and Edward Kelly addressed the committee ...
72Feb 24, 2008
National Surface Transportation Policy
Governors and panelists discussed the future of national surface transportation. Of particular concern were increasing congestion, sources of funding, and the need to maintain and update ...
67Aug 6, 2006
The States and Health Care
At the 98th annual meeting of the National Governors Association, the Health and Human Services Committee presented a forum on the state of health care and education in the United ...
50Aug 6, 2006
Education and Science Careers
As part of the 98th annual meeting of the National Governors Association, the Education, Early Childhood, and Workforce Committee, moderated by Governor Pawlenty (R-MN) and Governor Gregoire (D-WA), ...
29Aug 6, 2006
Alternative Transportation Fuels
At the 98th annual meeting of the National Governors Association, the Natural Resources Committee heard presentations on the topic, “Challenges Facing the Expanded Use of Alternative ...
25Feb 25, 2001
Winter Meeting Opening Session
In opening remarks new administration officials spoke to governors about cooperation between the federal and state governments and potential policy changes. Among the issues addressed were the ...
24Aug 6, 2006
Telecommunications Reforms and Initiatives
At the 98th annual meeting of the National Governors Association, the program of the Economic Development and Commerce Committee held a meeting on the topic “State Reforms and Federal ...
19Feb 2, 1997
Environmental Protection and Utility Policy
Governor Whitman chaired this discussion of environmental protection and utility service issues. Governors discussed policies on ten different environmental issues, including Superfund, air and ...
16Feb 25, 2001
Agriculture and the States
Participants talked about agriculture policy. Among the issues they addressed were private land conservation, legislative options for future farm bills, and commodity pricing.