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PIA National Advises NAIC to Sharpen Definition of "Agent" and "Broker" in Model Disclosure Bill

(12/06/2004) New Orleans, LA, December 6, 2004 - Consumer choice is not a conflict and independent insurance agents provide choice. That message was conveyed... full story

PIA National Admonishes CFA's Hunter for Remarks During Senate Testimony

(11/18/2004) WASHINGTON, November 18, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today admonished the insurance director of the Consumer Federa... full story

PIA National Introduces Public Policy Guide on Compensation at Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Hearing

(11/16/2004) WASHINGTON, November 16, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has issued a public policy guide on broker disclosures and... full story

PIA Meets with Georgia Insurance Commissioner Oxendine, Discusses Compensation Issues

(11/10/2004) WASHINGTON, November 10, 2004 - Len Brevik, executive vice president & CEO of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) and PIA... full story

PIA National Lauds Koken, NAIC for Forming Task Force to Examine Commercial Broker Compensation

(11/07/2004) WASHINGTON, November 8, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is lauding the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)... full story

PIA Comments on Actions By New York AG Spitzer

(10/18/2004) WASHINGTON, October 18, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today commented on investigations by New York Attorney General El... full story

PIA National Past President Stoecklin Receives Commendation from Rep. Oxley in Congressional Record

(10/13/2004) WASHINGTON, October 13, 2004 - Carl Stoecklin has received a commendation in the Congressional Record, upon the completion of his term as President of the... full story

PIA Western Alliance Forms to Strengthen 'Main Street' Insurance Agents

(10/12/2004) VANCOUVER, Wash., October 12, 2004- A new alliance covering nine Western states today announced its formation to provide independent insurance agents with the s... full story

PIA Member Survey Shows Overwhelming Support for State Insurance Regulation

(10/01/2004) Hershey, PA, October 1, 2004 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) strongly support state regulation of insurance and..... full story

PIA National Launches Grassroots Action to Ensure Passage of Terrorism Insurance Extension

(9/29/2004) WASHINGTON, September 29, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today launched a nationwide grassroots action campaign to urg... full story

PIA National Officers for 2004-2005 Installed

(9/28/2004) WASHINGTON, September 28, 2004 - The new national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents were installed during the group's Septem... full story

PIA and The Hartford Join Forces To Offer Flood Insurance Program Through PIA Members

(9/27/2004) WASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) and The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: HI... full story

PIA Names Karen Diana of Peerless Insurance 2004 PIA National Company Representative of the Year

(9/15/2004) WASHINGTON, September 15, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Karen Diana its 2004 PIA National Company Representat... full story

PIA Names Selective Insurance Recipient of 2004 PIA National Company Award of Excellence

(9/15/2004) WASHINGTON, September 15, 2004 - Selective Insurance has received the 2004 Company Award of Excellence Award from the National Association of Professional Insur... full story

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