Infrastructure

Bipartisan Group of Senators, Biden White House Announce Bipartisan Infrastructure Legislation

Yesterday, the Biden Administration and a bipartisan group of senators that had been charged with leading negotiations announced that they have struck...
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Katherine Tai Unanimously Confirmed as U.S. Trade Representative

Katherine Tai was confirmed today as U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) by a 98-0 vote. Ambassador Tai enters the role...
Infrastructure

Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA): More Detailed Analyses

As we advised in our November 12 Michael Best Strategies Alert, President Joe Biden signed the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill – the Infrastructure...
Trade War

MBS Trade Overview: Chinese and American Product Exports Hit with Higher Tariffs with Opportunity...

Overview Overall, trade talks between the United States and China ended Friday, May 10 with no final deal other than a commitment to continue to...
Washington, D.C. Open House for Michael Best Strategies

Michael Best Strategies Hosts D.C. Open House

On Wednesday, May 1st, Michael Best & Friedrich and Michael Best Strategies hosted an open house in their new Washington, D.C. office. Held on...
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Veto Power in Wisconsin – Part 2

Balance of power in Wisconsin The partial veto power, even after its reductions in 1990 and 2008, remains a potent tool that is exclusive to...
Crisis Communication

Michael Best Strategies Public Affairs Team Helps Client Following Shooting at Workplace

When a crisis happens in the workplace, media relations and messaging may not be top of mind, but they are an important aspect of...
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Michael Best Strategies’ Trade Team Leads Success for Small Businesses

Over the past nine months, Michael Best Strategies’ trade team - including myself, Denise Bode, and Alex Nichols have been working with numerous small businesses...
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Governor Veto Power in Wisconsin

History of the partial veto The governor of Wisconsin has always had package veto power, which, until the early 1900s, proved sufficient as a check...
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Leaders in the Federal Government Embrace Blockchain Technology

Blockchain technology continues to garner the attention and trust of the federal government, recognizing that it can make our government more efficient, transparent, and...