Public Policy Testimony

Risk Management and Financial Reporting Council testimony to the U.S. House Subcommittee on Capital Markets highlighting key concepts and elements that are needed for the effective oversight and monitoring of risks in the insurance industry. (May 14, 2009)
Casualty Practice Council testimony at an NAIC meeting on the use of credit-based insurance scores. (April 30, 2009)
Health Practice Council testimony to the House Ways and Means Committee on three actuarial principles that should be considered when determining whether health reform proposals will lead to improved insurance markets with greater access and affordability. (April 22, 2009)
Risk Management and Financial Reporting Council testimony to the House Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises supporting a systemic risk regulator to prevent future financial meltdowns.
(March 5, 2009)
Casualty Practice Council testimony to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) on insurer use of education and occupation data. (February 28, 2009)
Risk Management and Solvency Committee testimony to NCOIL on Actuarial Principles, Risk Management Principles, and Insurance Principles for the Solvency & Risk Management of Credit Default Swaps (CDS) - Why and How? (January 24, 2009)
Health Practice Council testimony to National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) at a meeting about dependent health benefits. (July 11, 2008)
State Health Committee testimony, and related slide presentation, discussing rising health care costs in the context of health reform proposals to address the problem of the uninsured, including some of the drivers of costs and the considerations necessary to assess the impact of any potential cost control measure. (May 30, 2008)
Medical Reinsurance Work Group testimony to House Small Business Committee on increasing competition, reducing costs, and expanding small business health insurance coverage using the private reinsurance market. (May 24, 2007)
Terrorism Risk Insurance Subgroup testimony to an NAIC meeting on terrorism insurance issues. (March 29, 2006)