Mansfield Chosen for Leadership Maryland Class of 2019

Leadership Maryland announced that Andrea E. Mansfield ’19, lobbyist at Manis Canning & Associates, has been chosen to participate in the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community leaders. Mansfield is one of 52 individuals chosen for Leadership Maryland’s 27th class – the…

Nancy Kopp Elected to 5th Term as Maryland Treasurer

  In a joint session of the Maryland General Assembly, Nancy Kopp was elected to a 5th term as State Treasurer. First elected in 2002, and then re-elected to full four-year terms in 2003, 2007, 2011, and 2015, she is the second woman ever to serve as Maryland’s State Treasurer. In addition to her responsibilities…

Governor Hogan Announces 2019 Legislative Agenda

Governor Larry Hogan has announced several legislative initiatives for the 2019 session. See below for the complete list. Several are linked to press releases or additional information. Education Opportunities for All Marylanders Building Opportunity Act Legislation that increases funding for school construction projects requested by local school systems; legislation will give the Maryland Stadium Authority…

Dentons – State Attorney General Analysis

Dentons US LLP recently released its analysis of the newly elected state Attorney Generals and their enforcement priorities. With the midterm elections, Democrats now occupy 27 AG seats and Republicans, 24. Dentons US LLP is a national network of government affairs partners, which includes Manis Canning & Associates (MCA). MCA is the only Maryland firm to…

Haddaway-Riccio Named Secretary of Natural Resources

 Governor Hogan announced the appointment of Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio as the Secretary of Natural Resources. Haddaway-Riccio currently serves as a Deputy Chief of Staff in the governor’s office, where she advises on environmental-related issues. From the Governor’s Press Release, “Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio has been a strong member of my executive team since day one and has a proven…