Articles in Category: 'property insurance'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 17, 2015 3:55 AM

Kevin McCarty, appointed insurance commissioner in 2003, apparently tops the prospective "dead man walking" list --  particularly after the governor's office would not deny the rumor he's up next for the chop.

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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 21, 2010 12:06 AM

Private property insurers might as well abandon their slim hopes for permission from the state to raise their rates, at least for the remainder of this legislative session.

A Senate challenge to Gov. Charlie Crist’s vow to defeat any measure to raise residential property insurance rates was halted by its sponsor Tuesday.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 7, 2010 4:05 AM

Gov. Charlie Crist angered his former fellow Republicans with high-profile -- and highly politicized -- vetoes of an ultrasound abortion bill and teacher performance pay.

But eight other Crist vetoes jilted businesses or agriculture, or just contradicted previously stated positions, with potentially damaging impacts to Floridians and the state's economy.

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By: Guest Columnist | Posted: June 25, 2010 4:05 AM

By vetoing SB 2044, Gov. Charlie Crist not only secured his place as one of the least consistent politicians in Florida’s history, he also established himself as one of the most selfish.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: April 14, 2010 1:40 PM

When Gov. Charlie Crist signed the Transparency in Private Attorney Contracting Act on Wednesday, it might have been the last time Floridians see him in the glowing company of Republican Party leaders.

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