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Nov 21, 2019, 15:11 ET PIA National Statement on Extension of NFIP to December 20

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) is pleased that the Senate today joined the House in including an extension...


Nov 19, 2019, 09:20 ET PIA National Lauds House for Passing Renewal of Terrorism Risk Insurance Program

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a bipartisan bill that ...


Sep 25, 2019, 18:49 ET Insurance Agents Cheer House Passage of Cannabis Insurance Bill

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) is pleased the House today passed H.R. 1595, the SAFE Banking Act of 2019....


Jul 23, 2019, 13:28 ET PIA Launches the PIA DMV: PIA's Direct Marketing Vault

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) today announced a partnership with ONE Brand that provides PIA members with...


Jul 18, 2019, 12:47 ET PIA National Praises House Passage of Bipartisan Repeal of Cadillac Tax

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) praised the overwhelming passage in the U.S. House of a bipartisan bill to...


May 22, 2019, 13:54 ET National Association of Professional Insurance Agents Praises Senator Ted Cruz for Introduction of Bill to Repeal the Federal Insurance Office

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) is pleased that Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) today introduced S. 1586, the...


Mar 26, 2019, 14:03 ET PIA-Backed Bill to Repeal Federal Insurance Office Reintroduced by Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV)

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) is pleased by legislation to repeal the Federal Insurance Office (FIO), H.R. ...


Mar 12, 2019, 15:34 ET PIA National Opposes Proposal to Allow Insurance Sales Across State Lines

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has reaffirmed its long-standing opposition to proposals that would...


Mar 11, 2019, 15:50 ET Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2019 Federal Legislative Summit from April 2-3

Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will bring their concerns directly to Congress when they converge on...


Jan 03, 2019, 17:03 ET PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2019 Spring...


Jan 03, 2019, 10:52 ET Professional Insurance Agents Welcome 116th Congress

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today welcomed the new 116th Congress. "As the 116th Congress begins its work, PIA...


Dec 21, 2018, 20:39 ET PIA Praises Extension of National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to May 31

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased the U.S. House and Senate have passed a bill to reauthorize the National...


Dec 20, 2018, 16:45 ET PIA Applauds Farm Bill's Commitment to Crop Insurance

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) applauds the enactment of the 2018 Farm Bill and lauds its commitment to crop...


Dec 13, 2018, 12:19 ET PIA Praises Passage of Farm Bill Including Crop Insurance

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) commends Congress for reaching a bipartisan agreement and passing the Farm Bill,...


Nov 07, 2018, 12:33 ET Statement by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) on the 2018 Midterm Election Results

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will continue to promote the valued role of professional independent insurance agents ...


Oct 17, 2018, 11:34 ET New PIA National Officers Installed

Newly elected national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) were installed during the organization's September ...


Oct 04, 2018, 15:30 ET Acuity Named 2018 Company of the Year by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Acuity the recipient of its prestigious 2018 Company Award of Excellence....


Sep 13, 2018, 15:20 ET National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) Statement on Passage of Data Notification Legislation in House Financial Services Committee

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is unable to support H.R. 6743, the "Consumer Information Notification Requirement...


Sep 06, 2018, 11:24 ET PIA Partners With AVYST to Help Agents Get to Market Faster

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) today announced a partnership with AVYST that promises to improve agents'...


Aug 09, 2018, 12:47 ET PIA: Independent Insurance Agents Score Major Victory In Treasury Department's Proposed Regulations for Pass-Through Businesses

In a major win for small-business insurance agencies and brokerages, proposed regulations issued August 8 by the U.S. Treasury and the Internal...


Jul 31, 2018, 15:25 ET National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) Statement on Senate Passage of Four-Month NFIP Extension

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed a four-month extension of the National Flood...


Jul 25, 2018, 16:37 ET National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) Statement on Four-Month NFIP Reauthorization

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased the U.S. House of Representatives voted to prevent a lapse of the National ...


Jul 12, 2018, 10:38 ET PIA Calls for 2018 Awards Nominations

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is now accepting nominations for four prestigious national awards: The PIA National...


Jun 21, 2018, 05:36 ET PIA Praises House Passage of Farm Bill With Strong Commitment to Crop Insurance

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) praised passage by the U.S. House of Representatives of H.R. 2, the Agriculture and...


Jun 18, 2018, 05:51 ET PIA Partners With InsureZone to Launch PIA Market Access Program

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today announced the formation of a groundbreaking partnership with InsureZone, Inc.,...