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.
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.
The 2022 Illinois primary election will occur on June 28. All six statewide offices are up for election in 2022, including an open race for secretary of state after long-time incumbent Jesse White announced his retirement and a competitive Republican primary for the opportunity to challenge Gov. J.B. Pritzker. Additionally, redistricting of state House, state Senate and U.S. congressional maps led to several retirements and competitive primaries.
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Just a few weeks before members of the North Carolina General Assembly are set to return to Raleigh for the start of the short session, the legislature’s Fiscal Research Division and the Office of State Budget and Management released their 2022 consensus revenue forecast. The consensus forecast update expects revenue to increase by $6.20 billion, or 10.8%, over the 2021-2023 biennium. The forecast also shows stronger than estimated job growth, greater than expected sales and use tax revenues, does not foresee a near-term recession, and notes that inflation reached a 40-year high back in March at 8.5%.
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.