W. Ford Graham has joined McGuireWoods Consulting as a senior vice president in the firm’s national infrastructure and economic development team and as a partner with McGuireWoods.
Joined by five esteemed panelists, Sara Clements moderated two webinars discussing PreK-12 and Higher Ed legislation. Watch the replays here.
McGuireWoods Consulting vice president Benton Blaine wrote a commentary on site selection-related implications drawn from the results of Area Development’s 36th Annual Survey of Corporate Executives. Benton is a member of MWC’s national infrastructure and economic development team.
McGuireWoods Consulting announced several recent promotions, recognizing the work of individuals in state government relations and MWC Advocacy.
Stephanie Kennan, senior vice president with McGuireWoods Consulting, was named JD Supra’s No. 1 healthcare author for the third consecutive year.
This Week in Washington: President Biden Invokes Defense Production Act to Increase Supply of Infant Formula
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
North Carolina’s primary election day was Tuesday. Many of the results were expected, with some exceptions, including a few current incumbent legislators losing their primaries, a handful of current and former legislators squeaking out victories, and a major upset in a Congressional race.
The North Carolina General Assembly’s 2022 short session officially convened earlier this week with a skeletal session, but most legislators will not be assembling for official votes until next week, at the earliest. Legislative leadership did provide some insight into what their priorities will be for this session. Earlier this week, House Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) shared that House lawmakers want to look at pay increases for state employees and teachers. While the Speaker did not provide a specific figure, any amount provided for raises will be in line with Democratic Governor Roy Cooper’s budget priorities.
Gov. Gavin Newsom released his revised $300.7 billion 2022 - 2023 state budget proposal on May 13, 2022, building on the state’s ongoing work to confront California’s greatest existential threats, bolster economic growth, and make historic investments in California’s future.
Updates on state and local action taken in Virginia in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19)
McGuireWoods Consulting helps private equity investors and portfolio companies understand the implications of state-level policy decisions and market trends for their investment and business decisions.
Updates on state and local action taken in Illinois 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)