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.
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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.
Chris Lloyd was asked to speak recently at a Seminar at the University of Missouri on "Seeking Better Value in Government: Emerging Strategies Seminar P3s & Best Value Procurement"
Chris Lloyd was asked to speak at the Urban Land Institute; Richmond Chapter on Innovations in Public/Private Finance Breakfast
Chris Lloyd was asked to speak at the Botetourt County Board of Supervisors on "Understanding and Winning at Economic Development"
Chris Lloyd spoke recently at the Virginia Society - American Institute of Architects on \"How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb!\"
On October 13, 2014, Chris Lloyd was asked to speak at Baltimore's SCUP (Society for College and University Planning) Mid-Atlantic Symposium