Tuesday’s election results demonstrate an electorate unhappy with the status quo who rejected incumbent elected officials it believes were unresponsive to its needs. With significant realignments in the House and numerous state governments, what will this new balance of power mean for critical policy issues such as energy, infrastructure, financial services, health care and trade?
Please join us starting on Friday, November 5th for our Post-Election Teleconference Series as Mayer Brown’s lawyers and government analysts examine these and many other issues of concern to business.
California and Illinois:
New Paradigms for States Under Stress?
Wednesday, November 17, 12:30 – 1:00 p.m. EST
- How will the efforts by California and Illinois to address their large budget deficits and significant under-funding of public pensions be affected by the election results?
- Will current policy initiatives already underway in California and Illinois with regard to such major policy issues as energy and infrastructure be affected by the election?