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FEMA reassessing Flood Insurance Rate Maps

FEMA reassessing Flood Insurance Rate MapsNews from Lakenewsonline.com: As a result of a meeting between FEMA Region VII staff, U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, and officials from Camden County that took place in February, FEMA staff has been reaching out to local officials and are currently reassessing the Flood Insurance Study and current Flood Insurance Rate [...]

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No Flood Insurance Rate Hike for Most Minot, North Dakota Residents

No Flood Insurance Rate Hike for Most Minot, North Dakota ResidentsNews from Insurance Journal: Officials say only a small number of Minot, N.D., residents have been forced to pay higher premiums for flood insurance, despite a devastating flood three years ago that wiped out most of the city. Multiple claims on a property will typically [...]

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FEMA Sends News Flood Insurance Premiums Rate Sheets to Insurers

FEMA Sends News Flood Insurance Premiums Rate Sheets to InsurersNews from WTVY, Dothan: WASHINGTON — The Federal Emergency Management Agency is sending new flood insurance premiums rate sheets to insurers, reflecting changes made by Congress in the program after complaints a 2012 law was leading to exorbitant increases. The new premiums, according to a memo [...]

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FEMA tells Congress it has returned to old flood insurance rate tables to …

FEMA tells Congress it has returned to old flood insurance rate tables to …News from The Times-Picayune: WASHINGTON — Top Federal Emergency Management Agency officials told members of Congress Thursday the agency is now using rate tables in effect before the 2012 Biggert-Waters law increased premiums for many policyholders. The action, the officials said, came [...]

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Rick Scott hammers White House, Obama over flood insurance rate hikes

Rick Scott hammers White House, Obama over flood insurance rate hikesNews from Tampabay.com: WASHINGTON — Gov. Rick Scott, who has been trying to raise his profile on the burning issue of flood insurance, got a prime opportunity Monday in a meeting with President Barack Obama. Flood insurance rates have sharply increased for many Floridians due [...]

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Flood insurance rescue? Rep. Grimm needs to champion delay in rate hikes …

Flood insurance rescue? Rep. Grimm needs to champion delay in rate hikes …News from SILive.com: Staten Islanders who experienced the devastation of Hurricane Sandy could be on their way to avoid even more financial disaster after the United States Senate passed legislation that would block sharply higher flood insurance bills — at least for four [...]

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Battling flood insurance rate hikes without government help

Battling flood insurance rate hikes without government helpNews from Tampabay.com: It could have turned into just another sad tale about spiraling flood insurance rates. Emily and Brian Craig discovered their flood policy was jumping from $ 2,293 to a whopping $ 21,433 because they happened to buy their St. Petersburg home after an overhaul of [...]

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Senate set to vote on flood insurance rate hike delay

Senate set to vote on flood insurance rate hike delayNews from The Advocate: WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate is planning to begin procedural votes Wednesday on legislation that would delay, by about four years, increases in flood insurance rates for many policyholders in Louisiana and elsewhere. A group of southern Louisiana political and business leaders [...]

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Flood insurance rate hikes will hurt middle class families: Editorial

Flood insurance rate hikes will hurt middle class families: EditorialNews from NOLA.com: The argument in Congress against delaying flood insurance rate increases goes something like this: People who own homes on or near the water are rich, and they don’t deserve or need the federal government to keep premiums affordable. That’s flat out wrong. Massive [...]

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Attempt in Washington to stop flood insurance rate hikes fizzled

Attempt in Washington to stop flood insurance rate hikes fizzledNews from Tampabay.com: WASHINGTON — The senators called a news conference to demonstrate they were serious about tackling soaring flood insurance rates. Help is coming, they promised homeowners in Florida, Louisiana, New Jersey and North Dakota. That was Oct. 1. On Friday, the U.S. Senate split [...]

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