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March 20, 2019
2:40 PM

While FEMA announced an initiative to tie National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) rates to actual risk, state lawmakers considered creating an flood insurance premium assistance task force.

March 20, 2019
11:35 AM

The number of employees eligible for overtime pay would rise (albeit significantly less than the Obama-era change) under the latest U.S. Department of Labor proposal.

March 20, 2019
11:35 AM

The number of employees eligible for overtime pay would rise (albeit significantly less than the Obama-era change) under the latest U.S. Department of Labor proposal.

March 20, 2019
9:40 AM

As state lawmakers consider several bills this session that would place undue burdens on insurance producers, we're successfully pushing back.

March 14, 2019
9:35 AM

The President’s budget proposal would slash $26 billion from the Federal Crop Insurance Program over the next decade.

February 27, 2019
2:00 PM

Time is running out to join us for the Big “I” Legislative Conference, May 8-9 in Washington D.C. Register by March 7 (next Thursday) to reserve your spot.

February 20, 2019
9:05 AM

Make your voice heard on the issues affecting the independent agent and broker community by joining us for the 2019 Big “I” Legislative Conference on May 8-9 in Washington, D.C.

February 13, 2019
11:50 AM
A bipartisan group of lawmakers once again introduces legislation that takes aim at repealing the 40% excise tax on employee health benefits.
February 13, 2019
11:45 AM
A bipartisan group of lawmakers once again introduced legislation that aims to repeal the 40% excise tax on employee health benefits.
February 13, 2019
11:40 AM

Make your voice heard on the issues affecting the independent agent and broker community by joining us for the 2019 Big “I” Legislative Conference on May 8-9 in Washington, D.C.

February 4, 2019
3:30 PM

If your customers were furloughed during the recent federal government shutdown, take note of a new state law and corresponding Department of Insurance bulletin.

January 29, 2019
3:30 PM
We need your voice! Educate members of Congress on issues important to you and your clients.
January 24, 2019
9:30 AM

Independent agents and brokers scored a major win when the IRS last week issued final regulations confirming a tax break for pass-through agencies.

January 23, 2019
10:30 AM

Independent agents and brokers scored a major win – thanks to your government affairs team at the Big “I” – when the IRS last week issued final regulations confirming a tax break for pass-through agencies.

January 16, 2019
12:45 PM

Insurance producers set the stage for a positive working relationship with state lawmakers at our successful reception earlier this week.

January 16, 2019
10:55 AM

Thanks to Big “I” advocacy, the IRS recently revised its draft guidance on whether insurance agents and brokers qualify for the 20% pass-through tax deduction that is part of the new tax law.

January 16, 2019
10:55 AM

The IRS recently revised its draft guidance on whether insurance agents and brokers qualify for the 20% pass-through tax deduction that is part of the new tax law.

January 16, 2019
10:30 AM

Make your voice heard on the issues affecting the independent agent and broker community by joining us for the 2019 Big “I” Legislative Conference on May 8-9.

January 9, 2019
2:50 PM

Meet with your elected officials. There's still time to join us at an exclusive (and complimentary) legislative reception for the insurance producer community on Jan. 14 in Annapolis.

January 9, 2019
1:35 PM

A series of short-term extensions and the government shutdown left the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in troubled waters in recent weeks.

January 9, 2019
1:35 PM

A series of short-term extensions and the government shutdown left the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in troubled waters in recent weeks.

December 19, 2018
3:30 PM

Join us at an exclusive (and complimentary) legislative reception for the insurance producer community on Jan. 14 in Annapolis.

December 18, 2018
12:10 PM

As Congress and the Trump Administration spar over government funding, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is poised to become a casualty – potentially lapsing at the end of this week.

December 18, 2018
12:10 PM

As Congress and the Trump Administration spar over government funding, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is poised to become a casualty – potentially lapsing at the end of this week.

December 12, 2018
12:05 PM

It’s déjà vu all over again: After its ninth short-term extension since the program came up for renewal in September 2017, the NFIP again faces the possibility of a lapse if lawmakers do not reauthorize the program by Friday, Dec. 21.

December 12, 2018
12:05 PM

It’s déjà vu all over again: After its ninth short-term extension since the program came up for renewal in September 2017, the NFIP again faces the possibility of a lapse if lawmakers do not reauthorize the program by Friday, Dec. 21.

December 5, 2018
11:40 AM

Following a one-week extension, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) once again faces the possibility of a lapse if lawmakers fail to reauthorize the program this week.

December 5, 2018
11:30 AM

Following a one-week extension, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) once again faces the possibility of a lapse if lawmakers fail to reauthorize the program this week.

November 28, 2018
12:05 PM

With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) set to expire this Friday, federal lawmakers are short on time and options to keep the program afloat.

November 28, 2018
12:05 PM

With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) set to expire this Friday, federal lawmakers are short on time and options to keep the program afloat.