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The Palm Beach Post
Insurance consumer advocate challenging Citizens rate increase...It’s an age-old thing: Advertisements tell us we’re “saving” if we buy now. But
Insurance consumer advocate challenging Citizens rate increase...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 hours ago
It’s an age-old thing: Advertisements tell us we’re “saving” if we buy now. But it all depends on whether we really need or want the product. Otherwise, it’s not saving. It’s just spending. Now turn to property insurance. Take a careful look at the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Shine light on flood insurance premium processRecently, Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty concluded that flood ins
POINT OF VIEW Shine light on flood insurance premium process
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
Recently, Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty concluded that flood insurance premiums charged to Floridians may be “unfairly discriminatory.” What he was saying was that premiums charged to Floridians for flood insurance, as issued by the... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Pass Padilla's super motor voter registration billCalifornia had a record-low 42 percent voter turnout in the 2014 statewide elec
Pass Padilla's super motor voter registration bill
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
California had a record-low 42 percent voter turnout in the 2014 statewide election, and nearly 7 million eligible citizens haven't even bothered to register. This in a state that prides itself on being open and inclusive. It's embarrassing, and... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Pass Padilla's super Motor Voter registration billCalifornia had a record-low 42 percent voter turnout in the 2014 statewide elec
Pass Padilla's super Motor Voter registration bill
San Jose Mercury News / Posted yesterday
California had a record-low 42 percent voter turnout in the 2014 statewide election, and nearly 7 million eligible citizens haven't even bothered to register. This in a state that prides itself on being open and inclusive, unlike some southern and... Read more
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The Daily Californian
California state assembly committees convene for hearing on UC admission, enrollment trendsTwo California state assembly committees convened Wednesday for an informationa
California state assembly committees convene for hearing on UC admission, enrollment trends
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
Two California state assembly committees convened Wednesday for an informational hearing on UC admission and enrollment trends and the implications of increasing nonresident enrollment. The joint hearing between the California State Assembly... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Erika could reveal if maze of new insurers up to the taskErika stuck her projected cone into South Florida’s business Wednesday, threate
Erika could reveal if maze of new insurers up to the task
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Erika stuck her projected cone into South Florida’s business Wednesday, threatening to bust up a peaceful decade without landfall by a hurricane and prompting the state’s top insurance official to urge readiness. “With the possibility of Erika’s... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Citizens CEO: Rate hike due to spike in water claimsA "disturbing" rise in water-damage claims in South Florida is driving Citizens
Citizens CEO: Rate hike due to spike in water claims
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
A "disturbing" rise in water-damage claims in South Florida is driving Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to seek an average 3.2 percent increase in rates for many homeowners, the president of the state-backed insurer said Tuesday. Without the surge... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Bad credit in Florida won't drive homeowner insurance rates higherFlorida homeowners, although beset with the highest average homeowner insurance
Bad credit in Florida won't drive homeowner insurance rates higher
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Florida homeowners, although beset with the highest average homeowner insurance rates in the nation, can take solace in a new study's conclusion that their credit histories aren't being used to drive those rates even higher. A new study by Quadrant... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
9 Investigates state senator's concerns over flood insurance...Florida residents hold 37 percent of all flood insurance policies in the United
9 Investigates state senator's concerns over flood insurance...
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
Florida residents hold 37 percent of all flood insurance policies in the United States and one state senator says the rates are too high. “I think the flood insurance is really the Achilles heel of the state of Florida,” said Senator Jeff Brandes... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Flood insurance rates 'discriminatory,' top Fla. regulator saysFlorida’s top regulator called federal flood insurance rates “unfairly discrimi
Flood insurance rates 'discriminatory,' top Fla. regulator says
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 days ago
Florida’s top regulator called federal flood insurance rates “unfairly discriminatory” Friday, saying he will ask U.S. officials for data that could help private companies set rates and compete. “Without data and further analysis though, we can say... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Rio Linda Residents Concerned About Carcinogen in Drinking WaterRIO LINDA– Rio Linda residents attending a town hall meeting Thursday came arm
Rio Linda Residents Concerned About Carcinogen in Drinking Water
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 19 days ago
RIO LINDA– Rio Linda residents attending a town hall meeting Thursday came armed with questions about their drinking water. “I tested for breast cancer and it went in to stage 4,” one resident said. “Has anyone done a study on the cancer clusters... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Town hall on water in SacramentoAssemblyman Kevin McCarty, D-Sacramento, will host a town hall meeting today ab
Town hall on water in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, D-Sacramento, will host a town hall meeting today about drinking water in Rio Linda and Elverta. A study earlier this year showed that some water in the Rio Linda Elverta Community Water District contained more than the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Concealed Weapons Permits on the Rise in Sacramento CountySACRAMENTO COUNTY– As a scout sniper in Afghanistan, Dillan Stephens got used
Concealed Weapons Permits on the Rise in Sacramento County
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO COUNTY– As a scout sniper in Afghanistan, Dillan Stephens got used to carrying his gun with him. “I got out of the military, and I just felt vulnerable” Stephens told FOX40 Wednesday. When the veteran returned home to Carmichael after... Read more

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