McGuireWoods Consulting LLC, an
influential public and government affairs firm based in Richmond, is
making leadership changes as it approaches its 20th year in business.
Former South Carolina Gov. Jim Hodges and federal Executive Vice President Frank Donatelli of McGuireWoods Consulting engaged in a spirited debate before nearly 45 members of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s Retail Affinity Group in Charlotte, North Carolina, on March 7.
Robert Wasinger, who served in senior advisory and liaison roles in President Donald Trump’s campaign and transition team after extensive experience on Capitol Hill, has joined McGuireWoods Consulting’s nationally recognized federal government relations team.
McGuireWoods Consulting’s Texas Government Relations team was recently recognized by Capitol Inside as one of the top law firm lobbying practices in Austin in its "2016 Texas Lobby Power Rankings." The Austin team was ranked fourth overall amongst the Top 20 lobbying firms.
Harry Kaplan (Senior Advisor, Raleigh) was recently honored by Governor Pat McCrory with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine. It is the highest honor and award the Governor of North Carolina can bestow.
This Week: Congress leaves for Thanksgiving recess … Senate passes tax bill that repeals ACA’s individual mandate … 340B program cuts subject of lawsuit and new legislation … CMS proposes changes in Part D and Medicare Advantage … And looking ahead the federal government runs out of funds Dec. 8
Because of Thanksgiving, the next newsletter will be Dec. 4.
Legislative oversight meetings continued to meet this week, discussing topics including reforming the state’s formula for funding public schools, Medicaid transformation, and emergency and disaster preparedness across the state.
Rosemary Becchi, a McGuireWoods tax partner and a McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor on federal government relations, published a Nov. 13 article in The Hill discussing the importance of reforming the United States’ complex tax code as a way to spur economic growth and job creation.
NEWS & OBSERVER: Virtual charter schools were an experiment in NC. Should they continue to stay open?
This Week: DOD bill could undermine FDA authority…CMS pushes 1115 waivers for opioid epidemic…Maine votes to expand Medicaid…Ohio kills drug proposal.
Incentives: The Good, the Bad, and Your Responsibility - Chris Lloyd spoke yesterday at the Iowa Professional Economic Developers Association meeting.
Chris Lloyd spoke this morning in Staunton at the Virginia Institute for Economic Development on The Foundations of Virginia Economic Development Policy.
Chris Lloyd spoke at the 2014 Infrastructure Maintenance Symposium in Orlando, FL on Political Challenges to Long-Term Maintenance Concepts
Chris Lloyd spoke last week in Denver at the National Council for Public Private Partnerships on Winning the War Against Public Private Partnerships and Building a Defensible and Transparent P3 Policy Framework.
Chris Lloyd spoke last week at the Brunswick County (NC) Economic Development Commission on Economic Development Politics and Policies.