PIA Press Releases

The U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass a 5-year reauthorization of the Farm Bill, H.R. 2. The bill failed by a vote of 198-213.
May 18, 2018 02:42 PM
House of Representatives votes against an amendment to the Farm Bill that would have gutted the federal crop insurance program.
May 18, 2018 09:04 AM
WASHINGTON — Carla Jean Marks has been named the 2018 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents. Marks is Pr...
May 01, 2018 12:55 PM
WASHINGTON – Matthew J. Cranney of M3 Insurance in Madison, Wisconsin has been named the 2018 PIA National Young Insurance Professional of the Year. The award...
May 01, 2018 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON – Sarah Thibault of HNI Risk Services in Bloomington, Minnesota was named the 2018 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year. The aw...
May 01, 2018 12:27 PM
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents was pleased to name Representative Kevin Cramer (R-ND) as its 2018 Legislator of the Ye...
Apr 30, 2018 12:25 PM
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents, a national trade association that represents independent insurance agents, has issued ...
Apr 19, 2018 05:40 PM
Members of PIA will converge on Washington, D.C. April 24-25 for the 2018 PIA Federal Legislative Summit (FLS).
Mar 12, 2018 11:55 AM
The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is opposed to the steep cuts to crop insurance once again included in the Trump Administration p...
Feb 13, 2018 09:30 AM
WASHINGTON — In the early-morning hours of Feb. 9, Congress passed, and the president subsequently signed, a short-term continuing resolution that included an...
Feb 09, 2018 10:32 AM
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has unveiled its 2018 Policy and Advocacy Priorities...
Jan 31, 2018 11:49 AM
The passage by Congress of another short-term continuing resolution (CR) that includes an extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through Febru...
Jan 22, 2018 06:20 PM
PIA has called on Congress to immediately pass legislation to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which has officially lapsed due to the federal...
Jan 20, 2018 01:25 PM
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2018 Spring Aw...
Jan 09, 2018 02:08 PM
The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) praised action by Congress to adopt a stopgap continuing resolution (CR) averting a government s...
Dec 22, 2017 09:51 AM
WASHINGTON — The passage of H.R. 1, the tax reform bill, will benefit owners of small businesses, according to the National Association of Professional Insura...
Dec 20, 2017 01:22 PM
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and its carrier council, The PIA Partnership, have unveiled a new educational resource ...
Dec 04, 2017 01:00 PM
WASHINGTON — As Congress heads to a conference committee to work out the differences between the House and Senate tax reform bills, PIA encourages Congress to...
Dec 04, 2017 12:55 PM
The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has issued the following statement on the House’s passage of H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood...
Nov 14, 2017 05:04 PM
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has issued the following statement reiterating its opposition to the House Flood ...
Nov 06, 2017 11:55 AM