201412.16
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CIAT to Congress: Get TRIA Done Now

WASHINGTON, DC — Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) spokesman Marty DePoy released the following statement urging the Senate to move quickly and approve the House-passed proposal to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA): “It’s time to face facts: a critical law responsible for protecting our economy in the event of a catastrophic terrorist…

201409.11
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CIAT: Changing Terrorism Threats Highlight Need for TRIA Reauthorization

Washington, DC – The Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) today recognized the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks and highlighted the critical role the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) has played in providing economic stability in the face of ongoing national security threats. Since the savage attacks of 9/11, the threat of terrorism…

201409.10
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CIAT urges Congress to complete TRIA reauthorization

WASHINGTON, DC — As Congress returns to Washington after the August recess, the Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) today urged the House to work quickly to pass legislation reauthorizing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA). “With only a handful of legislative days remaining before the November elections, Congress must move quickly to approve legislation that will ensure…

201408.25
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Terrorism Insurance Set to Expire for Strip Properties

By Las Vegas Chamber via 8NewsNow LAS VEGAS — Federal dollars that insure Las Vegas in the event of a terrorist attack could soon run out. Both Nevada U.S. senators say they’re working to renew federal terrorism insurance. The Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act allows the federal government to help pay for any damage…

201407.23
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CEOs push terrorism insurance to Congress

By Chris Bragg on Crain’s New York Business New York City CEO’s—117 of them—signed onto a letter urging Republicans in Congress to reauthorize legislation providing a federal backstop for terrorism insurance. Conservatives are looking to scale back and phase out the program. More than 100 New York City CEOs are calling on House Republicans in Congress to…

201407.17
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GOP rift holds up terrorism insurance bill

By Jarrad Saffren, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — A bill that would extend legislation with bipartisan and industry support is being held up by internal disagreements among House Republicans, Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., said Wednesday. The legislation protects property owners against financial losses from terrorist attacks, which insurers and developers say is critical to keeping large construction…

201407.17
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Senate Overwhelmingly Passes TRIA Legislation by 93-4 Vote

Bipartisan Legislation Would Extend Vital Program for Seven Years WASHINGTON, DC – The Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) today praised the Senate for overwhelmingly approving a seven-year extension of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) and urged members of both houses to work quickly to get a bill to the president’s desk. Senators voted 93-4 to reauthorize…