House Approves Bill That Prevents Steep Flood Insurance Rate Hikes
It took some time, but House leaders were finally able to pass legislation that would put the brakes on rising flood insurance rates. The legislation is in response to a 2012 law that aims to shore up the debt-saddled flood insurance program by putting premiums in line with risk. Some lawmakers say that that law has made insurance in flood zones, including those impacted by Hurricane Sandy, unaffordable to many […]
Michael Grimm’s service to our nation began at the age of nineteen, when he left college after his freshman year and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps to serve the country that he loves and respects. After serving in the Persian Gulf War and being awarded a Combat Meritorious Promotion to Non-Commissioned Officer, Grimm returned as a combat veteran to an active reserve status and continued his education.