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.

https://www.politico.com/states/florida/story/2018/04/27/florida-house-candidate-says-hes-standing-up-for-homeowners-but-critics-say-hes-raising-insurance-rates-386552