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Homeowners got no help from our Legislature

The following Letter to the Editor was published in The Daily Sun on Dec 21, 2022.  Please write to your FL legislators to ask them to reconsider this law  in their March 2023 session to make it a bit favorable to policy holders.  If you do not protest and change this law,  we will see

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Insurance

Legislature’s insurance reform has no guarantees

The following editorial was published in The Daily Sun on Dec 18, 2022. OUR POSITION: The new law and guidelines for property insurance in Florida are heavily tilted in favor of the insurance industry and we are concerned it may not help lower premiums or create more competition for clients. The Florida Legislature passed a bill

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Florida Legislation

Florida Legislature passes insurance overhaul bill

By Jim Turner, News Service of Florida, Dec 14, 2022 TALLAHASSEE — With property insurance described as a “hidden tax” on homeowners, the Florida House on Wednesday gave final approval to a plan aimed at stabilizing the state’s troubled insurance market. The Republican-dominated House voted 84-33 along party lines to pass the bill (SB 2-A)

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Insurance

Lots of work to do in special session

The following editorial was published in The Daily Sun on Dec 12, 2022. OUR POSITION: The topics that legislators could discuss during this week’s special session are endless but insurance reform has to be at the top of the list. Hurricane Ian has exposed the myriad of problems in Florida’s insurance industry. The question now is: what are our

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