U.S. Representative Ed Royce

39th District of California
 

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Bipartisan Repeatedly Flooded Properties Insurance Reform Introduced
March 16, 2017
Today, U.S. Representatives Ed Royce (R-Calif.) and Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) introduced H.R. 1558, the Repeatedly Flooded Communities Preparation Act. The bill aims to limit the financial resources expended by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) on claims for properties flooded multiple times: “A tiny number of properties that are flooded and rebuilt over-and-over again are responsible for a massive chunk of the indebted NFIP's spending. Any serious effort by Congress to reform the Progr... More
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Royce Pushes for Better Flood Risk Mitigation and Transparency
March 16, 2017
Today, U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Calif.) questioned expert witnesses about his proposal to help local communities mitigate flood risk and ways to increase transparency in flood insurance coverage for homeowners during a Housing and Insurance Subcommittee hearing entitled “Flood Insurance Reform: A Community Perspective." “Mr. Hecht, you testified that, ‘Of course, no private market provider will choose to write FEMA’s severe repetitive loss properties.’ And really that’s no surprise, becau... More
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Royce Statement on 2017 Women's Conference
March 16, 2017
U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) released the following statement on the postponement of his 2017 Women's Conference: "I meet with constituents of all political leanings, host tele-town halls while I'm in Washington to gather constituent feedback, and am home as much as possible. My office ensures that every constituent who writes, emails, calls, or visits me receives a response from me. “I've hosted a nonpartisan Women's Conference every year since 2009 that features speakers and reso... More
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Royce Statement on 2017 Women's Conference
March 16, 2017
U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) released the following statement on the postponement of his 2017 Women's Conference: "I meet with constituents of all political leanings, host tele-town halls while I'm in Washington to gather constituent feedback, and am home as much as possible. My office ensures that every constituent who writes, emails, calls, or visits me receives a response from me. “I've hosted a nonpartisan Women's Conference every year since 2009 that features speakers and reso... More
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Royce Highlights Need for More Mitigation and Transparency in National Flood Insurance Program
March 9, 2017
Today, U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Calif.) questioned a witness from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) about the need for greater flood risk mitigation and transparency during a Housing and Insurance Subcommittee hearing entitled “Flood Insurance Reform: FEMA’s Perspective.” “My question is sort of a follow up on the Chairman’s question concerning repetitive loss properties. I actually have bipartisan legislation with Mr. Blumenauer from Oregon on this. One of the things we seek... More
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