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PIA Expresses Concern Over Draft FLSA Regulations

(7/01/2015) WASHINGTON — The Department of Labor’s Wage & Hour Division has released a notice of proposed rulemaking to amend overtime regulations under the Fair Labor ... full story

PIA Applauds Introduction of MLR Legislation in the Senate

(6/30/2015) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has applauded Sens. Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) for introducing the... full story

PIA Announces Call for Fall Award Nominations

(5/27/2015) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced a call for nominations for four prestigious awards in its fall 2015... full story

Two Bills Endorsed by Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) Advance to Senate Banking Committee Markup

(5/20/2015) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents applauds the Senate Banking Committee for including two bills endorsed by PIA in draft ... full story

PIA Endorses Two Bills to Repeal 40% Excise Tax on Employer-sponsored Health Plans

(5/06/2015) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has endorsed two bills in Congress that would both fix a major flaw in the Affordable C... full story

PIA Files Testimony for Three Congressional Hearings in Three Days on Capitol Hill

(4/28/2015) WASHINGTON – The insurance industry is strong but faces ongoing challenges, according to the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents, which rele... full story

PIA Agency Marketing Guide Available Online

(4/22/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has made its 2014 PIA Agency Marketing Guide available to insurance professionals acros... full story

PIA National Names Jeff Neverman 2015 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/02/2015) WASHINGTON — Jeffrey D. Neverman, CIC, CPIA, of Neverman Insurance Agency in Westlake, Ohio, has been named the 2015 Professional Agent of the Year by the Nat... full story

PIA National Names Sarah Sun 2015 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/01/2015) WASHINGTON — Sarah Sun of Klinger & Associates in Germantown, Maryland, was named the 2015 PIA National Customer Service Representative (CSR) of the Year... full story

PIA National Names Nicholas W. Ruickoldt 2015 Young Insurance Professional of the Year

(4/01/2015) WASHINGTON — Nicholas W. Ruickoldt of the The Russell Agency, LLC, of Southport, Connecticut, has been named the 2015 PIA National Young Insurance Professiona... full story

Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2015 Federal Legislative Summit March 25-26

(3/23/2015) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will bring Main Street to Capitol Hill when they convene March 25-26 i... full story

Congressman Peter King (R-NY) to Receive Professional Insurance Agents 2015 Legislator of the Year Award

(3/18/2015) WASHINGTON — Congressman Peter King (R-NY) will be presented with the 2015 Legislator of the Year Award by the National Association of Professional Insurance ... full story

PIA Providing Agents With Social Media Support

(3/18/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has kicked off a series of social media support efforts for PIA members across America.... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Announce 2015 PIA Federal Legislative Summit

(2/25/2015) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will bring Main Street to Capitol Hill when they convene March 25-26 i... full story

PIA Endorses Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2015 (H.R. 815)

(2/10/2015) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has endorsed the Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2015, which wa... full story

PIA National Releases Advocacy and Policy Priorities for 2015

(1/16/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents(PIA) this week released PIA’s 2015 policy issues of focus, which includes agent licen... full story

PIA Praises Passage of Six-year TRIA Renewal

(1/13/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents praised the U.S. Senate for passing bipartisan legislation [H.R. 26] that extends the T... full story

PIA Praises House Passage of Terrorism Insurance Renewal, Urges Senate to Quickly Follow Suit

(1/07/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) praises the U.S. House of Representatives for passing bipartisan legislation that... full story

PIA Urges New Congress to Pass Long-term Renewal of Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA)

(1/05/2015) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is urging Congress to make a long-term renewal of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act its ... full story

Statement by PIA on Failure of Senate to Pass TRIA

(12/17/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is shocked and dismayed that Congress would adjourn without doing its job by passing a ... full story