Citizens is not on our side

 

Re the June 14 story Scott, others were told about insurance deal: I find it amusing that Adam Hollingsworth, Gov. Rick Scott’s chief of staff, says, “We expect the experts at Citizens and the Office of Insurance Regulation to act in the best interest of Citizens policyholders and the taxpayers that support the company.”

Really? This is the same Citizens that wasted taxpayer money on extravagant travel and then fired its internal investigators when they found out about it. This is the same Citizens that implemented a reinspection policy that, basically, was a sneaky way around the cap on rates. And this is the same Citizens that slashed insurance coverage while raising rates.

This is who they think is going to act in our best interest? As Dr. Phil says: “Get real!”

Gina Guilford, Miami

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