In This Issue:

- General Legislative

- Agriculture and Food

- Budget and Appropriations

- Cybersecurity

- Defense

- Education

- Energy

- Environment

- Financial Services

- Health Care

- Homeland Security

- Immigration

- International

- Tax

- Transportation

- Excerpt from Transportation:

Secretary of Transportation. On Monday, April 29, President Obama announced the nomination of Mayor Anthony Foxx, 42, as the next Secretary of Transportation. Mr. Foxx is the outgoing mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, where his transportation accomplishments include the development of a streetcar corridor, light rail transit expansion, a major Interstate expansion, and a runway addition at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. His nomination brings the perspective of a local executive who had a critical role in funding and delivering multi-modal transportation improvements to the leadership of the Department of Transportation. The Senate is expected to move swiftly to schedule confirmation hearings, though the date has not yet been announced. If confirmed, as expected, Mr. Foxx would become the youngest member of the President’s Cabinet...

Please see full newsletter below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Written by:

Published In:


DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Squire Patton Boggs | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

All the intelligence you need, in one easy email:

Great! Your first step to building an email digest of JD Supra authors and topics. Log in with LinkedIn so we can start sending your digest...

Sign up for your custom alerts now, using LinkedIn ›

* With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name.