Fran Bradford, former Virginia secretary of education, will join McGuireWoods Consulting as a senior vice president on Jan. 24, 2022.
On Dec. 1, 2021, The Hill announced its 2021 “Top Lobbyists” list, which included three senior vice presidents from McGuireWoods Consulting’s Washington, D.C., office: Mona Mohib, Stephanie Kennan and Ryan Bernstein.
A Nov. 23, 2021, story in CoStar quoted McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president and director of infrastructure and economic development Chris Lloyd about Samsung’s decision to build a $17 billion semiconductor chip-making factory in Taylor, Texas. Lloyd is also chairman of the Site Selectors Guild.
Matt Matthews, a 30-year veteran of Texas government and politics, recently joined the McGuireWoods Consulting team in Austin, Texas as a senior vice president and as partner with McGuireWoods LLP. Matthews has served in various positions throughout Texas politics.
In a Nov. 15, 2021, article for the Washington Examiner, McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president Mike Andrews extolled the sacrifices and contributions Native American people have made on behalf of the United States.
The South Carolina General Assembly began the second year of a two-year legislative session on Jan. 11, 2022. The legislative session runs through the second Thursday in May, with the General Assembly expected to adjourn sine die on May 12. This legislative session is sure to include debate around redistricting, certificate of need, medical marijuana, COVID-19 mandates and the state budget. It will be the first session for new Senate President Thomas Alexander and the first session with new Senate Finance Chairman Harvey Peeler.
The Virginia 2022 General Assembly convened Jan. 12, 2022, in Richmond for a 60-day session, and Glenn Youngkin was sworn into office on Jan. 15, 2022, as the commonwealth’s 74th governor.
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The Illinois General Assembly began an abbreviated 2022 session on Jan. 5 and is scheduled to adjourn on April 8, 2022.
The North Carolina General Assembly has traditionally convened a regular session in each odd-numbered year and adjourned after passing a budget in the summer. It would then return the following year in May for a “short session” to consider potential veto overrides, redistricting and outstanding bills that “crossed over,” meaning bills that received positive votes in one chamber.
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 held a bipartisan discussion on the South Carolina elections, with insights into the presidential, congressional and state legislative races.
Policy initiatives for 2021 and beyond
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.