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PIA Encouraged by Draft of Insurance Regulatory "Roadmap" Bill

(8/27/2004) WASHINGTON, August 27, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is encouraged by the discussion draft of a bill that... full story

PIA Expresses Appreciation to President Bush As He Signs Flood Insurance Bill

(6/30/2004) WASHINGTON, June 30, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) expressed appreciation to President Bush for signing the Bunning-Be... full story

PIA Endorses Junk Fax Prevention Act of 2004

(6/29/2004) WASHINGTON, June 30, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is supporting the Junk Fax Protection Act of 2004, saying the... full story

PIA National Announces Call for Nominations

(6/29/2004) Both the 2004 PIA National Company Award of Excellence and Company Representative of the Year Award will be presented during a luncheon ceremony on... full story

PIA Commends U.S. Treasury for Extending TRIA Provision, Says Congress Must Now Extend the Terrorism Act

(6/21/2004) WASHINGTON, June 21, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today praised the decision by the U.S. Treasury Department to... full story

PIA Lauds Congressional Passage of Flood Insurance Bill

(6/21/2004) WASHINGTON, June 21, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) expressed appreciation to Congress following today's final vote to... full story

PIA Urges House to Follow Senate and Vote to Renew National Flood Insurance Program

(6/17/2004) WASHINGTON, June 17, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today urged the House of Representatives to follow the lead... full story

PIA Applauds Senate Vote to Renew National Flood Insurance Program

(6/16/2004) WASHINGTON, June 16, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today applauded the passage by the U.S. Senate of legislation that r... full story

Insurer Coalition Commends NAIC Adoption of TRIA Resolution

(6/14/2004) SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2004 - A broad-based coalition of property-casualty insurance company, insurance producer and reinsurance trade associations commended t... full story

Former AIA Analyst Joins PIA National Staff

(6/09/2004) WASHINGTON, June 9, 2004 - Timothy K. Kovac has joined the staff of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) as Director of Business... full story

PIA Urges Congress to Renew National Flood Insurance Program

(6/08/2004) WASHINGTON, June 8, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today initiated a nationwide grassroots action campaign, asking its... full story

States Respond to PIA Call to Protect Returning U.S. Soldiers From Auto Insurance Rate Hikes, Coverage Denials

(6/04/2004) WASHINGTON, June 4, 2004 - State officials are responding to a call by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) making it clear that... full story

Insurers Ask the Treasury to Back Extension of TRIA

(6/03/2004) WASHINGTON, D.C., June 3, 2004 - The Treasury Department should immediately urge Congress to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) for at... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Unveil New Website

(6/03/2004) WASHINGTON, June 3, 2004 - The nation's professional insurance agents have a new home on the Internet that enhances form and function to provide easy... full story

PIA and GE Auto Warranty Services Team Up to Offer Member Agents Another Business Building Tool

(6/02/2004) WASHINGTON, June 2, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce a new marketing partnership, effective immedia... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Call on All State Insurance Departments to Protect Returning U.S. Soldiers From Rate Hikes, Coverage Denials

(5/19/2004) WASHINGTON, May 19, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today called on the commissioners of insurance in all 50... full story

Insurers Urge Senate Panel to Extend Terrorism Insurance Program Key to National Economic Security

(5/18/2004) WASHINGTON, D.C., May 18, 2004 - Congress should act this year to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) for two years beyond... full story

PIA Says Don't Penalize U.S. Soldiers Returning from Iraq With Auto Insurance Cancellations or Rate Hikes

(5/17/2004) WASHINGTON, May 17, 2004 - U.S. Armed Forces personnel returning from fighting in Iraq deserve our thanks, not insurance rate increases or denials... full story

PIA National Meets With Federal Crop Insurance Officials, Advises Discount Plans Must Be Regulated

(5/10/2004) WASHINGTON, May 10, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has held meetings with federal crop insurance officials at their requ... full story

PIA National Lauds Oxley, Baker, Kelly for Letter Urging Extension of TRIA Provision

(4/23/2004) WASHINGTON, April 23, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today lauded the leaders and members of the House Financial Servic... full story