Insurance Regulation


, Insurance Journal
Biden Tax Plan Hits Global Reinsurance
Jerry Theodorou

The bills for the Biden administration’s multi-trillion dollar American Jobs and American Families plans are expected to be footed by additional revenues generated by The Made in America Tax Plan….

, The Newnan Times-Herald
Biden’s “Made in American Tax Plan” promises to hurt Georgians and insurers
Marc Hyden

President Biden released his audacious American Jobs Plan along with his Made in America Tax Plan, which are intended to revitalize our country’s infrastructure and the economy. But the efforts…

Testimony of R.J. Lehmann to the Senate Banking Committee: the Case to Reform the NFIP
R.J. Lehmann

From International Center for Law & Economics:

That stint included covering the 2004 and 2008 NFIP reauthorization debates and, of course, the devastating impact of Hurricane Katrina in 2005….

Examining the federal insurance office
Corinne Day

WASHINGTON (May 19, 2021)—The Federal Insurance Office (FIO), a small and little-understood unit within the U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury), may receive heightened attention in a new…

The Federal Insurance Office: Looking Back, Looking Forward
Jerry Theodorou

Press release: Examining the federal insurance office

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, FIU News
Video: FIU hosts national dialogues to explore challenges, solutions in environmental resilience
Jerry Theodorou

From FIU News:

Jerry Theodoru, director of finance, insurance and trade at R Street Institute warned: “We don’t want to be overpriced, and we don’t want to be underpriced. For a…

, Insurance Journal
Bricks Without Straw?
Jerry Theodorou

You are no longer to supply the people with straw for making bricks; let them go and gather their own straw. But require them to make the same number of bricks as before. Exodus…

In OPPOSITION to H 2043, “Relating to information permitted for insurer’s decisions concerning motor vehicle liability insurance; prescribing an effective date.”
Marc Hyden

Chairman and members of the committee,

My name is Marc Hyden, and I am the director of state government affairs for the R Street Institute, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy…

, The New York Times
Climate Threats Could Mean Big Jumps in Insurance Costs This Year
Eli Lehrer

From The New York Times:

Eli Lehrer, president of the R Street Institute, a research organization in Washington that advocates for market-based policies, said the government could not ignore…

In opposition to House Bill 168 and House Bill 221.
Alan Smith

Chairman Davis, Vice Chair Dumais and members of the House Economic Affairs Committee, my name is Alan Smith, and I am a senior fellow and Midwest Director at the R Street Institute, which is a…