3 industry groups recognized for 'clout'

Fisher, Mary Jane
December 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 49, p27
Details `Fortune' periodical's 1998 Power 25 list of insurance trade associations with strong lobbying influence at the White House. Independent Insurance Agents of America as Washington's most powerful insurance lobbying organization; Effective increase in the ranking of the Health Insurance Association of America.


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