The III’s Michael Barry briefs our membership every week on key insurance related stories. Here are some highlights.
- U.S. House Representative Mark Takano (D-California) wants the Federal Insurance Office (FIO) to explore the issues raised in ProPublica’s 2017 investigative story.
- CNBC.com and The Columbus Dispatch in Ohio posted stories on the Consumer Federation of America’s (CFA) call for a five percent reduction in the cost of property/casualty insurance because of federal tax reform.
- The Sunday, February 4, Amtrak accident in South Carolina occurred soon after deadly Amtrak accidents in Virginia (January 2018) and Washington (December 2017).