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National Governors Association (NGA) Biography

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Description:

“Founded in 1908, the National Governors Association (NGA) is the collective voice of the nation’s governors and one of Washington, D.C.’s, most respected public policy organizations. NGA provides governors and their senior staff members with services that range from representing states on Capitol Hill and before the Administration on key federal issues to developing policy reports on innovative state programs and hosting networking seminars for state government executive branch officials. The NGA Center for Best Practices focuses on state innovations and best practices on issues that range from education and health to technology, welfare reform, and the environment. NGA also provides management and technical assistance to both new and incumbent governors.”

“About the National Governors Association,” www.nga.org (accessed Oct. 24, 2007)

Mission:

“The National Governors Association–the bipartisan organization of the nation’s governors–promotes visionary state leadership, shares best practices and speaks with a unified voice on national policy.”

“About the National Governors Association,” www.nga.org (accessed Oct. 24, 2007)

Other:
Public policy advocacy organization
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