Update on Friday, Nov. 30th: Congress authorized NFIP for one week. What they will decide next week is a big question mark. What a useless bunch!!!!
The flood insurance program was separated from the larger government spending bill earlier this year as part of a deal to keep it alive through hurricane season while leaders in Washington fought over other, more partisan parts of the appropriations bill.
Update on Nov. 30: Some details about the program, from the NMHA and the American Bar Association.