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PIA National Says Senate Should Remove Wind Coverage From Flood Bill Passed by House

(9/28/2007) WASHINGTON, September 28, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) said a provision of a flood insurance reform bill (H.R.... full story

PIA National Names Donna Boyd 2007 Company Representative of the Year

(9/20/2007) Albuquerque, N.M., September 20, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has named Donna E. Boyd of Zurich as its 2007... full story

PIA National Names Ohio Casualty Company of the Year

(9/20/2007) Albuquerque, N.M., September 20, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has named Ohio Casualty as the recipient of its prestigious.... full story

PIA National Names the Robert A. Schneider Agency 2007 Managing General Agency of the Year

(9/20/2007) Albuquerque, N.M., September 20, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has named the Robert A. Schneider Agency as the recipient...... full story

PIA Applauds House Approval of TRIA Extension

(9/19/2007) WASHINGTON, September 19, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today applauded the House of Representatives for approving by... full story

PIA Urges Nation's Governors to Continue Opposing Optional Federal Charters

(8/31/2007) WASHINGTON, August 31, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has sent a letter to the nation's governors urging them... full story

PIA National Welcomes Eight New Carriers Joining the PIA Branding Program

(8/09/2007) WASHINGTON, August 9, 2007 - Eight more insurance companies have signed on as sponsors of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents' award-win... full story

PIA Hails NFIB Survey Showing Small Business Opposes Federal Regulation of Insurance

(8/06/2007) WASHINGTON, August 6, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is hailing the results of a nationwide survey showing that... full story

PIA Agents to Lobby Congress At Home in August

(7/31/2007) WASHINGTON, July 31, 2007 - When members of Congress go on a month-long recess this August, America's Main Street insurance agents will follow... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Say National Insurance Act Would Make Consumer Protection Optional

(7/27/2007) WASHINGTON, July 27, 2007 - A bill calling for optional federal charters for insurers would make consumer protection optional, according to the National... full story

PIA-Florida Insurance Council Forum Unites Agents, Industry Leaders, Public Officials to Discuss Catastrophe Issues

(7/25/2007) Marco Island, Fla., July 25, 2007 - Main Street insurance agents, industry leaders, legislators and regulators met to discuss the roles of government... full story

PIA Insurance Foundation Donates $50,000 to NCOIL Insurance Legislators Foundation

(7/23/2007) WASHINGTON, July 23, 2007 - The Professional Insurance Agents Insurance Foundation (PIA Foundation) has made a $50,000 donation to the National Conference of.... full story

PIA Insurance Foundation Donates $50,000 to NCOIL Insurance Legislators Foundation

(7/23/2007) WASHINGTON, July 23, 2007 - The Professional Insurance Agents Insurance Foundation (PIA Foundation) has made a $50,000 donation to the National Conference of.... full story

PIA Branding Program Wins APEX Award of Excellence

(7/23/2007) WASHINGTON, July 26, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents' (PIA National) "PIA Branding Program" has been named an APEX Awards... full story

PIA's Auerbach Says Main Street Agents Being Unfairly Penalized By Mega-Broker Settlement Agreements

(7/23/2007) Seattle, Wash., July 23, 2007 - Legislation via settlement agreement is a bad way to make public policy, has none of the checks... full story

PIA's Auerbach to Present at NCOIL Panel

(7/18/2007) WASHINGTON, July 18, 2007 - Kenneth R. Auerbach, Esq., Vice President/Treasurer of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA), will parti... full story

PIA Branding Program Wins International Marketing and Communication Award

(7/16/2007) WASHINGTON, July 16, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents' (PIA National) "PIA Branding Program" has been named a Gold Award... full story

PIA Thanks NCOIL, NCSL for Opposing Bill to Repeal the Insurance Industry's Antitrust Exemption

(7/12/2007) WASHINGTON, July 12, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has thanked both the National Conference of Insurance Legislators ... full story

PIA and Florida Insurance Council Slate Panel on Natural Disasters

(6/15/2007) WASHINGTON, June 15, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) and the Florida Insurance Council (FIC) have joined forces to... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Criticize RIMS Attack on Incentive Compensation

(6/04/2007) WASHINGTON, June 4, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has criticized a statement issued by the Risk and Insurance Management...... full story