Insurance company executives were thrilled that Rick Scott won the Florida Governor’s office. I can appreciate that any politician may run on a platform that, upon further reflection, seems absurd or not what they meant. From my impression, many voted for Scott because they were fed up with the status quo. Floridians may be even more upset if they learn that their newly elected governor is supporting a plan which will result in higher property insurance rates and laws that would provide immunity to insurers who treat their customers in bad faith.

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