Throughout the country, many states are moving to legalize cannabis for medical or recreational use. McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Randal Meyer, explores how businesses, investors and communities can take advantage of this growing industry in a Mar. 12 article for Area Development.
Michele Satterlund has been selected to receive a Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award.
For the seventh year in a row, McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor, Jim Dyke, has been recognized by Virginia Business Magazine as one of the “50 Most Influential Virginians.” Dyke has been named as an influential Virginian since the inaugural list in 2013.
In a Feb. 28 article for Healthcare Finance, McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Stephanie Kennan, commented on current Medicare trends.
McGuireWoods Consulting announced several promotions this week, recognizing the work of individuals in state government relations, federal public affairs, MWCAdvocacy and international government relations.
This Week: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Net Neutrality; DOT Extends Window to Comment on Connected Vehicles Communications; Consumer Privacy Remains at Forefront of State, Federal Policy Debates
This Week: The government shutdown continues; Congress finishes organizing and finalizing committee members and begins to focus on the issues. Concern has been raised that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Center is trying to bypass Congress in health policy.
The 154th General Assembly will reconvene later this month on Wednesday, January 30th. For the first time since 2012, the Republican-led chambers will lack the numbers to override an executive veto. Both House and Senate leaders hope to work across the aisle in order to have a successful session which is expected to last late into the year. Lawmakers have said that crafting the state budget is on the top of their agenda for the 2019-2020 session. Additional items that are expected to be in the spotlight this year include but are not limited to education, Medicaid expansion, transportation, and rural economic development. The House is expected to finalize committee assignments within the next couple of weeks. The Senate released their list of committee assignments earlier in the week.
Governor Kemp’s proposed budgets for FY19A and FY2020 are fairly conservative and do not reflect any major new priorities that have not previously been a part of his campaign platform.
This Week: Gregory Guice Joins MWC Federal Public Affairs Team; Senate Commerce Committee Shuffles Subcommittee Leadership and Jurisdiction; Draft Drone Operations Over People Rule Subject to Yet-to-be-Released Remote Identification Rulemaking; DOJ Reverses Course on Scope of Wire Act for Online Gaming; Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearings for U.S. Attorney General Nominee William Barr
An overview of the upcoming week in Congress from the McGuireWoods Consulting Federal Public Affairs Team.
Learn where in the United States natural gas pipeline projects have been completed, have been approved, are under construction and announced or applied for.