Steve Patterson

Major changes in federal flood insurance program urged by U.S. Senate panel

BY: - January 25, 2024

WASHINGTON — Congress has spent more than six years avoiding its responsibility to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program, using a series of stopgap bills to extend the life of the program that has issued nearly 5 million policies. The lackadaisical approach to brokering a five-year reauthorization of the program was one of several topics […]