PBS NewsHour

Are insurers prepared to cover damage from Florence?

Clip: 09/15/2018 | 4m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Even as development continues near the coasts, some national home insurance companies are pulling away from those areas, leaving home and business owners to rely on government-subsidized flood insurance. But the potential damage from Tropical Storm Florence may require additional money—from taxpayers who live far from disaster-struck areas. ProPublica’s Talia Buford joins Hari Sreenivasan.

Aired: 09/15/18

Rating: NR

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