Lobbyists say they have little influence on Florida lawmakers

01/19/2007 | St. Petersburg Times (Fla.)

The insurance industry donated $11 million to Florida candidates during the state's last election, but some lobbyists say they have little influence over lawmakers considering reforms. Insurers are concerned about proposals that would require them to sell property insurance in Florida if they sell it in any other state. "In a rush to satisfy folks, it seems [lawmakers] are not really thinking about the full consequences of what they're doing," said William Stander, assistant vice president for Property Casualty Insurers Association of America.

View Full Article in:

St. Petersburg Times (Fla.)

Published in Brief: