Provisions of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) are set to expire December 31. The Department of Treasury issued a report at the end of June on how TRIA has been working since the original legislation was enacted. Treasurys comments did not include any policy recommendations but, in light of last weeks unfortunate incident in London, discussions on TRIA are expected to increase. Supporters of the Act would like to amend its provisions to encompass group life insurance.
A number of pharmaceutical companies have come together
to create a discount prescription drug card, Together Rx Access, for qualifying
individuals at no cost. This is in addition to the numerous programs available
through individual drug companies for low-income individuals and individuals
with specific conditions. Information is available at www.TogetherRxAccess.com
or by calling 1-800-444-4106.