June 14, 2011
In the upcoming weeks, the SLC will issue a report titled "Economic Expansion, Energy Independence, and Environmental Efficiency: Renewables in the South." The report explores efforts initiated by Southern states in recent years to develop the renewable energy sector in the region and an assessment of the economic development, energy and environmental benefits expected to flow from these efforts. For more information, click here.
June 13, 2011
The Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS), the premier state government leadership program of the Southern Legislative Conference, is accepting applications for the 2011 CALS Program. The program provides non-partisan forums for state officials who might rarely cross paths to share ideas and enhances participants’ leadership knowledge through sessions geared to improve competencies in communication, conflict resolution, consensus building and critical decision-making. For more information regarding the CALS program, click here.
June 10, 2011
The Southern Legislative Conference marks the passing of West Virginia Delegate Larry Willis Border. With 20 years of legislative service to the people of West Virginia, the late Delegate Border will be remembered as a gentleman and a statesman, someone who many in the Legislature looked to for advice on a wide range of subjects, state Senator David Nohe said. For more information, please click here.