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PIA to Hold Federal Legislative Summit April 5-6
PIA members will bring their concerns directly to Capitol Hill when they convene April 5-6 in Washington, D.C., for the 2017 PIA Federal Legislative Summit...
NFIP Cuts Could Obstruct Mapping, Private Flood
Part of President Donald Trump’s $1.1 trillion budget request for fiscal year 2018, which starts Oct. 1, is eliminating federal funding for the National Flood Insurance Program mapping program...
ACA Replacement Could See House Vote This Week
Republican leaders are expected to bring legislation to the House floor this week that would repeal and replace pieces of Obamacare even as they work to gain needed support of key GOP holdouts. The bill, the American Health Care Act, could come to the floor as early as Thursday...
Moody’s: New Healthcare Bill Would Hurt States
Moody's Investors Service said the bill proposed by congressional Republicans to replace the Affordable Care Act would be a credit negative for U.S. states because it would shift a greater share of the cost of Medicaid to the states...
NU/PIA Survey Respondents (infographic)
Who were the respondents to the National Underwriter/PIA Independent Agent Survey? Here’s a look at the numbers...
J.D. Power: Highest-Ever Claims Satisfaction
According to the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Property Claims Satisfaction Study, about one of every 15 U.S. homeowners insurance policyholders files a claim each year, and these claimants have given insurers their highest ever satisfaction ratings, with a record score of 859 on a 1,000-point scale, up from 846 last year...
Hudgens: Remove Agent Commissions from MLR
In a letter to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens urged the removal of agents’ commissions from the Affordable Care Act’s medical loss ratio rule...
Self-Driving Cars: Liability Shift
A report published by Fitch Ratings predicts that the use of autonomous vehicles will become more prevalent and completely transform the motor insurance sector over the long term...
Stay Updated With the Latest Hartford Flood Agent E-Newsletter
As part of PIA’s ongoing partnership with The Hartford’s flood insurance program, we are proud to provide PIA members with the latest Flood Agent eNewsletter produced by The Hartford for its flood insurance agents...
Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2017 Federal Legislative Summit April 5-6
WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents will bring their concerns directly to Capitol Hill when they convene April 5-6 in Washington, D.C., for the 2017 PIA Federal Legislative Summit...