Category: Governor

Florida Governor Reinforces Support for Law Enforcement

Governor Ron DeSantis Reinforces Support for Florida Law Enforcement Through New Initiatives to Recruit and Retain Officers Tallahassee,  FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis was joined by Attorney General Ashley Moody, members of the Legislature, and local law […] Source link

Colorado HHS: $50M for Reinsurance Program

Biden Administration, CMS Provides Additional Funding of Nearly $50M for Colorado Reinsurance Program DENVER,  CO (STL.News) Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), announced […] Source link

Texas Governor Appoints Brown As Commissioner of Insurance

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Cassie Brown as the Commissioner of Insurance for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023. Cassie Brown of Austin has served as the Commissioner of Workers’ Compensation since June […] Source link

Maryland Governor: 95% of Seniors Vaccinated

VACCINE MILESTONE: Governor Hogan Announces 95% of Maryland Seniors Vaccinated ANNAPOLIS, MD (STL.News) Governor Larry Hogan announced that, according to official CDC data, 95% of Marylanders 65 and older have now received at least one dose of a […] Source link

Kentucky Governor proclaims National Suicide Prevention Week

Gov. Beshear, Lt. Gov. Coleman Join Mental Health Advocates to Highlight Suicide Prevention, Increase Awareness Governor proclaims National Suicide Prevention Week at UofL Health – Peace Hospital LOUISVILLE, KY (STL.News) Gov. Andy Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jacqueline […] Source link

Kentucky Governor: Louisville Hotel Groundbreaking

Gov. Beshear: Louisville Hotel Groundbreaking Signals Continued Economic Momentum LOUISVILLE, KY (STL.News) Gov. Andy Beshear joined local officials, business leaders and developers to break ground on a 122-room avant-garde hotel that is expected to create more than […] Source link

Oregon Governor on Anniversary of Labor Day Wildfires

Governor Kate Brown Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Historic Labor Day Wildfires in Oregon Governor proclaims Sept. 7 as a day of remembrance; calls on Oregonians to honor with action Salem, OR (STL.News) Governor Kate Brown  proclaimed today […] Source link

New York Governor: Resiliency Project to Contain Flood Damage

Governor Hochul Announces Start of Construction on Resiliency Project to Contain Future Flood Damage in Jefferson County New York (STL.News) Governor Kathy Hochul announced the start of construction on a $2.4 million project awarded to the Village of Clayton, […] Source link

New York Governor: $6 Million for Climate Justice Fellowships

Governor Hochul Announces $6 Million for Climate Justice Fellowships Benefitting Disadvantaged Communities and Priority Populations New York (STL.News) Governor Kathy Hochul announced $6 million is now available over three years to support 150 Climate Justice Fellowship opportunities for individuals […] Source link

Nebraska Receives Federal Approval for Disaster Declaration

Nebraska Receives Federal Approval for Public Assistance Following Windstorm Damage LINCOLN, NE (STL.News) President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. has approved Governor Pete Ricketts’ request for a federal disaster declaration related to the severe windstorms that struck Nebraska […] Source link

Texas Governor Reappoints Jon Niermann to TCEQ

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jon Niermann to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) for a term set to expire on August 31, 2027.  The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality protects the state’s public […] Source link

Pennsylvania Agriculture Ready to Combat Climate Change

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf today called for U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to implement a $737 million Chesapeake Bay Resilient Farms Initiative to support Pennsylvania farmers in their desire to take a stand against […] Source link