Florida House candidate says he’s standing up for homeowners, but critics say he’s raising insurance rates

Apr 30, 2018 | By

Florida House candidate Andrew Vargas is campaigning to stop “abuse and frivolous lawsuits that lead to rate increases” from insurers, but state records show his South Florida law firm is a leader in a cottage industry of trial lawyers blamed by experts for higher homeowner premiums.  Alexandra Glorioso and Marc Caputo report for Politico Florida.