NGA Members Want More Info on Bush's Medicaid Plans
- Boren amendment tops governors' hit list. Kostreski, Farah // AHA News;2/6/95, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p3
Reports on the reaction to Medicaid reforms by governors in the United States during the 1995 meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA) in Washington, D.C. Repeal of the Boran Amendment as top focus in the NGA congress; Proposals for replacing Boren's cost efficiency-based standards;...
- Lawmakers show compromise is possible. Weissenstein, Eric // Modern Healthcare;2/12/96, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p2
Reports that governors in the United States has unanimously approved a Medicaid reform plan at the 1996 annual meeting of the National Governor's Association. Concerns aired by President Bill Clinton; Fragility of the compromise agreement; Repeal of the amendment filed by Senator David Boren.
- Governors play role of referee in budget game in Washington. Walker, Sam // Christian Science Monitor;2/7/96, Vol. 88 Issue 50, p3
Reports from Washington, on difficulty in distinguishing the nation's governors from members of Congress, and the time they are spending in Washington dictating issues such as Medicaid, and balanced budgets. Congresses preparation to surrender control of some federal programs to the states;...
- N.G.A. offering state advice on `opportunity' standards. Olson, Lynn // Education Week;9/8/93, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p32
Reports on the development of an `opportunity to learn' program standards for schools by the National Governors' Association during a meeting in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Creation of a national assessments standards for students; Responsibility of states to education-delivery system to allow students to...
- Remarks at the National Governors' Association dinner. Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/12/96, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p187
Presents President Bill Clinton's remarks at the National Governors' Association dinner held on February 4, 1996. Ensuring citizens' confidence in their government; American dream as unified goal.
- Remarks opening a roundtable discussion with the National Governors' Association. Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/12/96, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p188
Presents President Bill Clinton's remarks in opening a roundtable discussion with the National Governors' Association on February 5, 1996. Focus on issues on Medicaid, welfare, education and training; Resolution of the budget impasse.
- Remarks to the National Governors' Association conference. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/12/96, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p199
Presents President Bill Clinton's remarks to the National Governors' Association Conference on February 6, 1996. Health care coverage; Farm bill; Changes in the nature of financial markets and markets for goods and services.
- Teachers are newsmakers, too. Raymond, Alan // Teaching Pre K-8;Oct95, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p4
Focuses on the 1995 National Governors' Association's convention. Objective of the conference; Concern over Block Grants; Description of family involvement practices by teachers from Katy Elementary, Katy, Texas and Sarah Scott Middle School in Terra Haute, Indiana.
- Governors explore strategies for reducing school violence. // Nation's Health;Aug96, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p8
Reports on a 1996 National Governors' Association meeting which focused on violence in schools. Statistics on school violence in the United States. Characteristics of successful state programs for the prevention of youth violence.