property insurance http://wlrn.org en Tragic Sinkhole In Tampa Sheds Light On Florida's Geological Predicament http://wlrn.org/post/tragic-sinkhole-tampa-sheds-light-floridas-geological-predicament <p>The news last week of a <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/florida-sinkhole-so-dangerous-rescuers-cant-search-missing-man" target="_blank">Hillsborough County man who disappeared into a sinkhole</a> that opened up beneath his bedroom has sparked a renewed national interest in the Florida sinkhole phenomenon. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 12:02:40 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 10292 at http://wlrn.org Tragic Sinkhole In Tampa Sheds Light On Florida's Geological Predicament How Will The Florida Legislature Tackle Property Insurance Rates? Good Question, Says Senator http://wlrn.org/post/how-will-florida-legislature-tackle-property-insurance-rates-good-question-says-senator <p>Getting a handle on property insurance rates is a top priority in the upcoming Florida Legislature 2013 regular session, but it's no easy task, according to popular consensus at Monday night's Town Hall session hosted by WLRN and the <em>Miami Herald</em>.&nbsp;</p><p>"The legislature is in a terrible box," said Mary Ellen Klas, the capital bureau chief for the <em>Miami Herald</em> and a panelist at Monday's event. "This is one of the tough issues they have to grapple with."</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9985 at http://wlrn.org How Will The Florida Legislature Tackle Property Insurance Rates? Good Question, Says Senator