"This prevents potential increases in flood insurance premiums.
"It highlights the need for a long-term fix to make sure the National Flood Insurance Program is affordable for homeowners."
In a letter to the
Cassidy introduced bipartisan legislation (https://www.cassidy.senate.gov/newsroom/press-releases/cassidy-seeks-long-term-solution-for-national-flood-insurance-program-) to improve the NFIP. His bill would improve the accountability, affordability, and sustainability of the NFIP. It also puts an emphasis on supporting prevention and mitigation efforts to avoid costly damage caused by flood disasters.