Florida’s Insurance Commissioner and Top Insurance Rating Firm Earn FAIR Awards (Press Release)

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Commissioner Kevin McCarty is being recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his 27 years of public service, by FAIR, the Florida Association for Insurance Reform. Also being honored at the organization’s third annual awards dinner and gala are Joseph Petrelli and Sharon Romano Petrelli, founder and co-founder of the one…

Reinsurance bad deal for Florida homeowners

On Tuesday, executives from the Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund recommended to the state Board of Administration, consisting of Gov. Rick Scott, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Attorney General Pam Bondi, that they approve the purchase of billions of dollars of reinsurance from the private market. I believe the proposed risk transfer is a violation…

Kevin McCarty, Florida Consumers’ Insurance Commissioner to Receive FAIR Award (Press Release)

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Since Kevin McCarty’s appointment as the first non-elected insurance commissioner for the state of Florida, he has been a champion for consumers. Today the Florida Association for Insurance Reform (FAIR) has announced that they will award Commissioner McCarty with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his 27 years of public service. “Kevin…