We pay tribute to our friend and colleague, Robert Adams, who received an especially aggressive cancer diagnosis last month and passed away on January 26, 2019 at the age of 55.
In a Jan. 22 article for Inside Cybersecurity, McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Greg Guice, commented on the current state of cybersecurity initiatives between the telecom sector and the government.
Four members of McGuireWoods Consulting’s Austin office were recognized on Capitol Inside’s 2019 Texas Lobby Power Rankings, and McGuireWoods Consulting ranked fifth in Top Lobby Teams.
In a Jan. 18 article for The Hill, McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor, Michael Drobac, spoke on tactics taken by industry lobbyists to advocate for their clients as the government shutdown continues.
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It was a busy week of committee meetings for North Carolina with no sign of it slowing down any time soon. The Senate passed SB29: Move Over Law/Increase Penalties, which increases the penalty for drivers that do not move over or slow down when passing emergency vehicles, carrying a potential of a class F felony charge if an officer is hurt.
This Week: California Lawmakers Explore Potential Changes to Sweeping Privacy Law; Justice Thomas Suggests Supreme Court Reconsider Federal Libel Law; White House Releases 2018 Science & Technology Highlights Report; EU Member States Approve Copyright Directive
The House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing examining educator pay and school infrastructure needs. Committee Chairman Scott said additional hearings will follow that focus on the sufficiency of ESSA, Title I and IDEA funding.
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
Coming Week’s Highlights: Congress is in recess this week
On Feb. 20, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of the Actuary issued a report on rising health care spending in the U.S.
In today’s increasingly global and complex economy, having a team that understands how to make deals happen is vital to a company’s long-term success. Whether it is assistance with finding the right site for a new business facility or negotiating the right incentives, McGuireWoods Consulting has the experience in dealing with every stakeholder—legislators, government officials, and the public—to guide you through every step of the decision-making process. Combining both local knowledge and national experience, our team is the ideal partner to ensure your company successfully navigates the economic development process.
While Congress may not be able to make up its mind on whether and how to permanently deal with cannabis legalization, the American people clearly have done so. In virtually every state with any kind of significant urban presence and direct voter access to the ballot, marijuana is in some stage of decriminalization.
An overview of the upcoming week in Congress from the McGuireWoods Consulting Federal Public Affairs Team.
The average cost of producing one megawatt hour of electricity in North America, new energy generation capacity added globally, total solar installations, top 10 solar states, and more.