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Statement by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents on House Legislation to Reauthorize National Flood Insurance Program

(6/15/2017) PIA understands that a deal has been negotiated on House legislation to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program that would reduce the Write Your Own (W... full story

PIA Looks Out for Consumers, Agents by Opposing Flood Insurance Legislative Package

(6/12/2017) WASHINGTON — As legislation to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program starts to move in Congress, the National Association of Professional Insurance... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Oppose Insurance Provision in Financial CHOICE Act

(6/05/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has reaffirmed its opposition to a provision in the Financial Creating Hope and Opportu... full story

PIA National Names Shawn Radke 2017 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/27/2017) WASHINGTON -- Shawn Radke of the Kohlnhofer Agency in Lakeville, Minnesota was named the 2017 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year. The awar... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Oppose Provision in Financial CHOICE Act That Could Lead to a Federal Insurance Czar

(4/24/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has sent a letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Form Southern Alliance

(4/21/2017) PIA Agents in Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi Now Have Access to Many New Products and Services... full story

PIA National Names Kimberley Harwood 2017 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/13/2017) WASHINGTON — Kimberley W. Harwood, CISR, has been named the 2017 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents. ... full story

Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2017 Federal Legislative Summit April 5-6

(3/16/2017) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents will bring their concerns directly to Capitol Hill when they convene April 5... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Oppose Proposal to Allow Health Insurance Sales Across State Lines

(3/13/2017) WASHINGTON — House Speaker Paul Ryan said a second healthcare bill will be moved in tandem with the American Health Care Act, Ryan-led legislation to repeal t... full story

PIA Top Priority Private Flood Insurance Bill Introduced

(3/08/2017) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) thanks Congressmen Dennis Ross (R-FL), Kathy Castor (D-FL) and Senators Dean Hell... full story

Nominations Open for PIA National Awards

(1/30/2017) Does your CSR deserve recognition? Do you know a hot young producer who is an inspiration? Then make this the year that you make a nomination for a prestigious ... full story

PIA: Repeal and Don’t Replace the Federal Insurance Office

(1/10/2017) WASHINGTON — In a letter to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents calls for th... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Reaffirm Support for H.R. 5143, the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016

(12/07/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents reaffirms its strong support of the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016, which ... full story

PIA Calls for Repeal of Federal Insurance Office

(11/22/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is calling for the repeal of the Federal Insurance Office... full story

New PIA National Officers Installed

(9/30/2016) WASHINGTON — Newly-elected national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) were installed during the group’s September ... full story

Henry Furtick Named 2016 PIA National Company Representative of the Year

(9/28/2016) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Henry Furtick of Travelers as its 2016 Company Representative of the Ye... full story

West Bend Mutual Insurance Co. Named 2016 Company of the Year by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(9/27/2016) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named West Bend Mutual Insurance Company as the recipient of its prestigious ... full story

PIA Statement on Financial CHOICE Act (H.R. 5983)

(9/13/2016) PIA National issued this statement on the draft of the Financial CHOICE Act (H.R. 5983). The bill was introduced on September 9, 2016 by its sponsor, House Fina... full story

PIA Announces Disaster Fund to Assist Victims of Louisiana Floods

(9/08/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is providing relief grants to Main Street business owners who were adversely impa... full story

AIMS Society Endorses PIA Position on Buy Button for Independent Agents

(7/28/2016) WASHINGTON — The Board of Directors of the American Insurance Marketing and Sales Society has voted unanimously to support the position of the National Associ... full story