U.S. House to vote on flood fix as early as Tuesday as Democrats embrace deal

By Charles Elmore

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Congressional Democrats say they have signed on to a flood insurance deal that could come to a vote as early as Tuesday afternoon in the U.S. House.

“I’m proud to announce that after much negotiation, the House has reached a compromise that will provide relief to policyholders from skyrocketing flood insurance rates,” said Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., late Monday.

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Cal., called it a “reasonable compromise.”

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