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  •  I'll bet someone is. (7+ / 0-)

    Running the numbers, that is.

    Florida didn’t choose to upgrade construction standards after the huge hurricane losses in the 90s because it was the right thing to do. What created the urgency for change was the prospect of property insurance companies dramatically increasing premiums, or even leaving the market altogether.

    Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read. - Groucho Marx

    by Joe Bob on Wed May 22, 2013 at 11:39:19 AM PDT

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