The Senate on Tuesday voted to renew the National Flood Insurance Program hours before it was set to expire during the height of hurricane season. The House passed a temporary extension for the program last week, authorizing it only through November, and the Senate followed suit Tuesday. Critics of the National Flood Insurance Program say it needs structural changes, not short-term extensions.
National Flood Insurance Program Needs Long-Term Solution, Democratic Rep. Crist Says
By editor • Jul 31, 2018
Originally published on July 31, 2018 2:21 pm
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