Capitol to Courthouse Florida Insurance Report: Thursday, November 1
Nov 1, 2012
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There are no Florida insurance-related events scheduled for today.
A surge of insurance claims from Superstorm Sandy in the Northeast could boost rates in Florida, some insurance professionals fear.
State agencies responsible for regulating the finance and insurance industries are asking for more money in the 2013-2014 fiscal year to replace services that have been cut in recent years because of the recession.
Rick Scott’s decision to opt out of participating in the expansion of the Medicaid health insurance program in Florida could cost public hospitals billions and billions of dollars.
A federal appeals court in Atlanta is set to hear arguments in a legal challenge to a Florida law requiring welfare applicants to pass a drug test.
It won’t just be voters heading to the polls this week in Florida and other swing states, but thousands of lawyers and volunteers scrutinizing how ballots are handed out, scanned and stored inside precincts.
From the potato fields of Hastings to the modest condos at Ormond-by-the-Sea, a new House District in northeast Florida has produced a wide-open race among three challengers.
A new political group paying for television ads promoting future Republican House Speaker Chris Dorworth has picked up another pair of five-figure checks: $50,000 from the Florida Realtors and $25,000 from a fund controlled by outgoing Speaker Dean Cannon, R-Winter Park.
FEMA is preparing for that possibility, reports Politico’s Alex Guillén.
Allstate Corp., the largest publicly traded U.S. home and auto insurer, said third-quarter profit quadrupled on reduced disaster claims in the period before Hurricane Sandy lashed the East Coast.
Superstorm Sandy will almost certainly join the pantheon of “costliest storms in history.”
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