McGuireWoods Consulting is pleased to announce that Bo Heath is assuming the role of practice group Leader of the North Carolina state government relations team and that Harry Kaplan will transition into the position of senior advisor.
MWC, in partnership with another Richmond-based firm, announced the launch of the Unmanned Systems Association of Virginia (USAV) on September 15, 2016.
McGuireWoods Consulting today announced that Patrick Martin and Andrew Smith have both been promoted to senior vice president. Martin is a member of the Federal Public Affairs team and Smith works in the MWCAdvocacy group.
McGuireWoods Consulting client Lidl recently announced its decision to locate its 3rd US regional headquarters and distribution facility in Cecil County, Maryland.
We played an active role in both political party national conventions in Cleveland, OH and Philadelphia, PA by hosting networking events that attracted strong attendance from elected officials and the business and non-profit leaders we represent.
This week, the General Assembly was abuzz as legislators held a number of legislative oversight meetings. Issues discussed included education finance reform, judicial redistricting and addressing a nursing shortage in state prisons.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK: “I’m going to look at what comes out of the conference committee meeting to reconcile the differences between the Senate and House bill. So I won’t make a final decision until I see what that package is.” - Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), CBS Face the Nation, Dec. 10, 2017
This Week: Congress funds the government for two weeks…discusses how to delay some of the ACA taxes…and states ask when CHIP will be reauthorized.
FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER: GenX shows up in Robeson farmer’s honey
A number of legislative committees and executive boards met this week to discuss issues including: innovations in education, changing technology and infrastructure needs in transportation and judicial redistricting.
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.