National Governors Association

Using data to boost digital literacy? There's a new guide for states

by • 1 month ago

The National Governors Association published a guide that helps states use data to understand digital literacy levels.

CISA director offers governors advice on talking about cyber

by • 4 months ago

Jen Easterly told a National Governors Association meeting that people "get scared of cyber because it’s seen as very technical."

Six states win NGA grants to close digital skills gaps

by • 7 months ago

Hawaii, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island have been selected to join the NGA's Workforce Innovation Network.

Election disinformation fight offers lessons for pandemic, NGA says

by • 10 months ago

States should respond to falsehoods about vaccines by looking to how election officials countered lies about the 2020 vote, NGA suggests.

Beeck Center, NGA launch 'Data Labs' to help states recover from pandemic

by • 10 months ago

Housing and homelessness, small business support, higher education and workforce are the program's four focus areas.

State and local groups press Congress to pass cyber grants

by • 11 months ago

A coalition of groups, including NASCIO and the National Governors Association, is asking Congress to come through on a long-sought grant program.

Indiana 'very aggressive' on cyber partnerships with cities

by • 1 year ago

A new information-sharing law and inclusion in an NGA policy academy will grow Indiana's "whole-of-state" approach, CIO Tracy Barnes said.

States can play greater role in shaping grid cybersecurity, NGA says

by • 1 year ago

Many states have created dedicated task forces and other bodies focused on protecting power utilities from cyberattacks, a new NGA report shows.

NGA picks four states for latest cyber policy academy

by • 1 year ago

Kansas, Missouri, Montana and Washington will work with the National Governors Association to develop policies that may one day be shared with other states.