Lalita Clozel is the Center for Response Politics' reporting intern for summer 2014. Originally from Paris, France, she is a 2013 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where she studied economics and philosophy. She has previously interned at The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and FactCheck.org.
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Sunday, July 27, 2014
The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, Brought to You by Wall Street, Real Estate Developers and Insurance Companies
Who says Congress can’t get anything done? The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, first passed in the aftermath of 9/11 to relieve insurers of deep losses in connection with terrorist acts, was reauthorized easily in the Senate last week. The extremely deep pockets of industries that lobbied...