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UPCOMING HOUSE VOTE ON FLOOD INSURANCE MARKET PARITY AND MODERNIZATION ACT
March 1, 2016
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IN ADVANCE OF HOUSE HEARING, SMARTERSAFER UNVEILS PROPOSED REFORMS FOR NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM
January 12, 2016
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The Coming Fiscal Hurricane
August 27, 2011
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Insurance Implications of Hurricane Irene
August 26, 2011
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Weathering Change: Policy Reforms That Save Money and Make Communities Safer
May 31, 2011
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National Flood Insurance Program: Background, Challenges, and Financial Status
March 4, 2011
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Flood Insurance
Public Policy Goals Provide a Framework for Reform
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High-Risk Series: An Update
February 2011
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Mandatory Flood Insurance Purchase in Remapped Residual Risk Areas Behind Levees
February 1, 2010
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National Flood Insurance Program: Background, Challenges, and Financial Status
April 8, 2010
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Information on Proposed Changes to the National Flood Insurance Program
February 27, 2009
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FEMA’s Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program Overview and Issues
July 10, 2009
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Natural Catastrophe Insurance Coverage Remains a Challenge for State Programs
United States Government Accountability Office
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Odd-Ball Winter Weather
Global Warming Wake-Up Call for the Northern United States
National Wildlife Federation
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America’s Flood Risk is Heating Up
As temperatures rise, the Army Corps of Engineers must improve the nation’s flood-control system
National Wildlife Federation
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Increased Precipitation and Flooding Risk in the Central United States
National Wildlife Federation, 2008
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Increasing Vulnerability to Hurricanes along the U.S. Gulf and Southeastern Coasts
National Wildlife Federation, 2008
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More Variable and Uncertain Water Supply in the Southeast United States
National Wildlife Federation, 2008
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Catastrophe Funds and Reinsurance: Frequently Asked Questions
By Eli Lehrer (11-13-08)
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Increasing Vulnerability to Hurricanes: Global Warming’s Wake-Up Call for the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts
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The Economic Effects of Proposals for Federal Natural Catastrophe Reinsurance and New Loan Programs:  Who Pays and Who Benefits?
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Coastal Disaster Insurance in the Era of Global Warming
The Georgetown Environmental Law and Policy Institute
Discusses dangers of irresponsible natural catastrophe policy initiatives.
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Towers Perrin
Discusses the danger of adding wind damage coverage to the already embattled NFIP.
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Easing the Homeowner’s Insurance Crisis on the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts
Robert E. Litan, Frank Nutter, and Mark Racicot
Discusses the importance of mitigation and smart natural catastrophe policy.
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Property Casualty Insurance
By Eli Lehrer
Highlights “good” and “bad” state policies that affect the ability of private insurance options to operate effectively.
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