McGuireWoods Consulting has added four top Washington technology lobbyists to boost the already formidable capabilities it shares with the McGuireWoods law firm on emerging technology issues at the intersection of law, regulation and business.
McGuireWoods Consulting announced that Zach Johnson has joined its Atlanta office as an assistant vice president. Johnson, who is a Georgia Certified Procurement Associate (GCPA), will assist clients with legislative, regulatory and procurement matters before the Georgia General Assembly.
McGuireWoods Consulting’s Raleigh office celebrated its 10 th anniversary last night with a reception at its offices that was attended by clients, legislators, and state and local officials. Originally started by Senior Advisor Harry Kaplan and Senior Vice President Johnny Tillett, the Raleigh office opened its doors in 2007 and has steadily grown to become one of the largest government affairs practices in the state.
McGuireWoods Consulting is pleased to announce that Mona G. Mohib has been promoted to senior vice president. She is a member of both the Federal Public Affairs group and National Multistate Strategies team, where she works with governors, attorneys general and other state and local elected officials across the country.
McGuireWoods Consulting LLC, a nationally recognized full-service public
and government affairs firm, will mark its 20th anniversary and enter its third decade with a transition in its leadership
early next year.
Raleigh was a bit quieter this week as oversight committee meetings slowed down and closed-door leadership meetings sped up in preparation for the impending short session. The Program Evaluation Oversight Committee heard a number of reports, including on the state’s ferry system and increasing lottery proceeds. The Legislative Research Commission to Study Rates and Transfers/Public Enterprises met to discuss water utility systems. The Joint Legislative Study Committee on the Division of Local School Administrative Units met yet again, and The LRC on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DDs) heard from a variety of community organizations.
This Week: Omnibus arrives… Right to Try passes House on the second try… and then Congress is gone for two weeks.
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
This week kept the House of Representatives busy with special House Select Committee meetings on Disaster Relief, School Safety, and North Carolina River Quality. There was also a joint meeting of the House and Senate for the Agriculture and Forestry Awareness Study Commission. Rounding things out with the executive branch, Governor Cooper’s Prison Reform Advisory Board had their first meeting as well.
Addressing an aviation and aerospace industry that supports thousands of jobs and contributes millions of dollars to the Virginia economy, state policymakers introduced more than 20 aviation-related bills in the 2018 Virginia legislative session.
An overview of the upcoming week in Congress from the McGuireWoods Consulting Tax Policy Update Team.
The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions released a draft bill on its approach on opioids.
The draft legislation would overhaul the tax collection agency and modernize its information technology infrastructure. The overall goal is to improve taxpayer services and customer experience with the IRS.
The Georgia Legislative Session adjourned last week. Read below to learn what changes you can expect in the state.
A $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill was signed into law March 23, 2018. Here's how the spending package affects the healthcare industry, by the numbers.