Policy Masterclasses

Do you want to stay connected on the issues facing states and the region? Then you don't want to miss our THREE Policy Masterclasses this fall!



This is a must-do for any state professional looking to reinforce and refine communication, conflict resolution, consensus building and critical decision making.


Applications now open for SAGE 2022!

Come be a part of the nation's only regionally focused leadership development program for state government staff.

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Issue Brief

Mission Critical

The Vital Role of Rare Earth Elements to 21st Century Economies

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Special Series Report

From the Alps to Appalachia- PART TWO

Part 2 of a 3 part series -The Swiss dual-track VPET approach and building the workforce of tomorrow in the South

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Featured News & Updates

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Recent Research

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About CSG South

At CSG South, our team is an extension of your office.

We support Southern-state legislative officials and agency staff. We promote and strengthen cooperation and collaboration among our 15 member states. And we serve as the premier public policy forum for Southern state legislatures, facilitating unparalleled opportunities for networking, discussion, and collaboration that lead to bright innovations and strategic solutions.

15 Member States Served
76 Annual Conferences Hosted
500+ Legislative Leaders and Staff Trained
2,000+ Information Requests Completed
150+ Policy Publications
50+ International and Domestic Delegations

The CSG South Member States

CSG South is a nonprofit, nonpartisan member organization that serves the southern legislatures of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Member States

Thomas Alexander

2022 - 2023 Chair Senate President South Carolina

Craig Blair

2022 - 2023 Chair Elect Senate President West Virginia

Greg Treat

Immediate Past Chair Senate President Pro Tempore Oklahoma

We proudly recognize our CSG South Leadership.

Established in 1947, CSG South is a member-driven organization and serves as the premier public policy forum for Southern state legislatures.

Leadership & Staff