Arielle Maffei, former Clinton Foundation staffer, has joined McGuireWoods Consulting’s Illinois government relations team as a vice president.
The Hill announced its 2020 “Top Lobbyists” list Dec. 10, highlighting accomplished professionals from corporations, grassroots organizations, associations and hired guns in what was a challenging and chaotic year.
McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Stephanie Kennan, spoke to a variety of media outlets on President-elect Biden’s appointment of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary, as well as Biden’s selection of Marcella Nunez-Smith, a Yale doctor and expert on healthcare disparities, to lead his administration’s task force on COVID-19 equity.
Bernard L. McNamee, who recently completed a term as a commissioner on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), has joined McGuireWoods Consulting as a senior advisor in the firm’s Richmond, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. offices, and rejoined the McGuireWoods law firm as a partner in its Richmond, Virginia office.
In a Nov. 18 daily roundup, Florida Politics provided an overview of comments from McGuireWoods Consulting on transition teams, including insights from MWC president, Gov. Jim Hodges and senior vice president, Mike Reynold.
In an Nov. 7 article for Fierce Healthcare and a Nov. 16 article for AIS Health, McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Stephanie Kennan, commented on the potential to find common ground on drug pricing legislation between Republicans and Democrats.
These changes expanded the practice of voting well beyond the first Tuesday in November, which meant campaigns had to adjust. McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Tucker Martin, commented on the shift in campaign strategy in a Nov. 3 article for The Washington Times.
McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Stephanie Kennan, spoke with Inside Health Policy for an Nov. 7 article on potential ACA fixes in play, as Biden looks to build off the ACA framework by ending the “subsidy cliff” in the exchanges, eliminating the 400 percent of poverty threshold for receiving tax credits, limiting premium contributions and more.
This interview is part of a series on “Women in Public Affairs to Know,” by the McGuireWoods Consulting Women in Public Affairs initiative. To learn more about the initiative or recommend a woman for a future interview, please visit our website.
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
This week in Washington: The 117th Congress will be in session on Jan. 21.
This week, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the state is considering expanding the number of people eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
McGuireWoods Consulting has prepared analyses of what to expect in the 2021 legislative sessions, in the following states — Florida, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia, plus an overview on how to work effectively with transition teams and an update from our national multistate strategies team for a look ahead to 2021.
Proponents say "Florida can’t trust Big Tech"
The Virginia 2021 General Assembly session will be unlike any we have seen in the past. Coming off a months-long special session, Republicans in the Senate and House of Delegates intend to keep the session to the 30-day constitutional limit.
Updates on state and local action taken in Illinois in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19)
Updates on state and local action taken in Virginia in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19)
Florida state and local action in response to COVID-19.
Updates on state and local action taken in Texas in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19)
McGuireWoods Consulting held a bipartisan discussion on the South Carolina elections, with insights into the presidential, congressional and state legislative races.
McGuireWoods Consulting’s bipartisan team held a discussion on the results of the 2020 gubernatorial, attorneys general and state legislative races. The panelists provided analysis of the election outcomes and the likely policy implications in key states, as well as information on transition teams and what to expect in the 2022 races.
McGuireWoods Consulting hosted a bipartisan discussion on the North Carolina elections, with insights into the presidential, congressional, gubernatorial, attorney general and state legislative races.
McGuireWoods Consulting hosted a bipartisan discussion on the Florida elections, with insights into the presidential and state legislative races.