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PIA Slates Federal Legislative Summit April 24-25 in Washington, D.C.

(3/12/2018) Members of PIA will converge on Washington, D.C. April 24-25 for the 2018 PIA Federal Legislative Summit (FLS). full story

Statement on Crop Insurance by PIA

(2/13/2018) The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is opposed to the steep cuts to crop insurance once again included in the Trump Administration p... full story

Statement by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(2/09/2018) WASHINGTON — In the early-morning hours of Feb. 9, Congress passed, and the president subsequently signed, a short-term continuing resolution that included an... full story

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents Unveils 2018 Policy and Advocacy Priorities

(1/31/2018) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has unveiled its 2018 Policy and Advocacy Priorities... full story

Statement by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(1/22/2018) The passage by Congress of another short-term continuing resolution (CR) that includes an extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through Febru... full story

PIA Calls on Congress to Immediately Extend the NFIP After Failure of Continuing Resolution

(1/20/2018) PIA has called on Congress to immediately pass legislation to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which has officially lapsed due to the federal... full story

PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

(1/09/2018) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2018 Spring Aw... full story

PIA Praises Passage of Continuing Resolution Including Extension of National Flood Insurance Program

(12/22/2017) The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) praised action by Congress to adopt a stopgap continuing resolution (CR) averting a government s... full story

Statement by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) on the tax reform bill, H.R. 1

(12/20/2017) WASHINGTON — The passage of H.R. 1, the tax reform bill, will benefit owners of small businesses, according to the National Association of Professional Insura... full story

The PIA Partnership Launches Cyber 101, an Educational Website for Independent Agents

(12/04/2017) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and its carrier council, The PIA Partnership, have unveiled a new educational resource ... full story

Statement by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) on Tax Reform

(12/04/2017) WASHINGTON — As Congress heads to a conference committee to work out the differences between the House and Senate tax reform bills, PIA encourages Congress to... full story

PIA Statement on Passage of House Flood Legislation

(11/14/2017) The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has issued the following statement on the House’s passage of H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood... full story

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) Opposes House Flood Legislation

(11/06/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has issued the following statement reiterating its opposition to the House Flood ... full story

House GOP Tax Reform Proposal May Fall Short in Helping Small Business Owners

(11/02/2017) WASHINGTON — Tax reform provides an historic opportunity for simplifying the tax code while supporting and encouraging small business owners. PIA members own ... full story

PIA Applauds Senate for Approving NFIP Debt Relief

(10/25/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (applauds the U.S. Senate for passing and sending to the president on October 24 a $36... full story

Professional Insurance Agents’ Statement on Executive Order Intended to Ease Restrictions on Health Insurance Sales

(10/12/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is expressing caution about today’s signing of an Executive Order calling for expande... full story

PIA National, National Underwriter and Flaspöhler Research to present the 2018 Independent Agent Survey

(10/11/2017) Following the success of 2017’s Independent Agent Survey, National Underwriter Property & Casualty, in cooperation with the National Association of Profession... full story

Tim Russell Begins Term as President of National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(10/06/2017) WASHINGTON – Timothy G. Russell, CPCU, of Southport, Connecticut began a one-year term as President of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agen... full story

Dennis Kuhnke Named West Bend’s 2017 Distinguished Agent of the Year

(10/04/2017) WASHINGTON — Dennis Kuhnke, national and state leader of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA), was recently honored as the ... full story

PIA Applauds Proposal to Lower Pass-Through Tax Rate

(9/28/2017) PIA has expressed initial optimism about one aspect of the tax reform outline released by the Trump administration along with the House Ways and Means Committee... full story