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Beebe Attends Training Retreat

November 19, 2006 -- Posted at 1:35 pm CST

Little Rock - Arkansas's Mike Beebe is in West Virginia getting tips on how to be a good governor.

Beebe is among the nation's newly elected governors who have gathered for a training retreat at Greenbrier resort at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

The National Governor's Association is sponsoring the retreat at the 65-hundred acre, 200-year-old Greenbrier.

During a news conference, the group said immigration topped the agenda, and some criticized Congress for failing to pass a comprehensive immigration plan this year.

(Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

 

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