National Flood Insurance Program
Carolyn Kousky talked about the National Flood Insurance Program, a partnership between local governments and the federal… read more
Carolyn Kousky talked about the National Flood Insurance Program, a partnership between local governments and the federal government. Local communities that agree to the requirements of the program can purchase flood insurance from the federal government. Topics included why the program exists and its history, recent flooding disasters that put the program in debt, and possible reforms. Ms. Kousky also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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