Insurance Industry Pushes “Wildfire” Legislation to Increase Homeowners Insurance Rates

Los Angeles, CA, May 6, 2020 — While the rest of the state is sheltering at home, lobbyists for the insurance industry are busy promoting legislation, scheduled for a hearing tomorrow, that would allow them to boost insurance rates on homeowners and renters. The bill would derail voter-approved protections against insurance price-gouging and fails to address insurers’ growing refusal to sell insurance in wildfire […]