Resources

Impact of the 2018 Midterm Elections

November 7, 2018

With the new Democratic House majority and Republicans maintaining control of the Senate, Washington, D.C., now enters a period of divided government in the run up to the 2020 presidential election.  We will no doubt see a politically-charged and highly partisan environment where both parties will be turning out messaging in preparation for 2020, not only in the form of legislation, but also through committee hearings and investigations in the House. 

Below are the real world issues we see as impactful for you and your organization:

  • Oversight and Investigations
  • Budget and Government Spending
  • Energy/Environment
  • Financial Services
  • Health Care
  • Immigration/Justice
  • Infrastructure
  • Tax
  • Trade

For a full analysis click here.

For further information about any of these topics or questions about how the election results are affecting other areas, please contact Jim Brandell (jbrandell@dykema.com), Andy Buczek (abuczek@dykema.com), or Mary Beth McGowan (mmcgowan@dykema.com).

As part of our service to you, we regularly compile short reports on new and interesting developments and the issues the developments raise. Please recognize that these reports do not constitute legal advice and that we do not attempt to cover all such developments. Rules of certain state supreme courts may consider this advertising and require us to advise you of such designation. Your comments are always welcome. © 2018 Dykema Gossett PLLC.