Welcome to The National Law Journal’s Inadmissible feature, a regular Q&A series with Washington, D.C., legal professionals. The interviews take a short, to-the-point look at an issue at the intersection of law and politics and highlight the type of work being led by professionals in the nation’s capital. If you are interested in being profiled, reach out to [email protected].

In this edition, K&L Gates government affairs counselor and former Rep. Jeff Denham, R-California, joins K&L Gates partner and former Rep. Bart Gordon, D-Tennessee, for a bipartisan midterm election outlook. They assess how a possible power shift on Capitol Hill could impact both contract procurement as well as implementation of major legislation, including the Infrastructure Bill.