Public Policy Testimony

Testimony on predictive modeling by Academy senior casualty fellow, Rich Gibson, at a hearing held by the District of Columbia’s Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking on automobile insurance.
(March 25, 2019)
Academy Pension Vice President Josh Shapiro testified March 7 before the House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, providing written and oral testimony with a nonpartisan, objective, actuarial focus on the increasing financial risks facing some multiemployer plans and the PBGC’s multiemployer program. (March 6, 2019)
Ted Goldman, Senior Pension Fellow, testimony before the U.S. Department of Labor's Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans on "Lifetime Income Solutions as a Qualified Default Investment Alternative (QDIA) - Focus on Decumulation and Rollovers." Read Goldman's testimony and presentation slides. (August 17, 2018)
Ted Goldman, Senior Pension Fellow, responses for the record to the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans Hearing “The History and Structure of the Multiemployer Pension System.” (June 7, 2018)
Ted Goldman, Senior Pension Fellow, testimony before the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans hearing on “The History and Structure of the Multiemployer Pension System.” (April 18, 2018)
Senior Property and Casualty Fellow Kevin Ryan’s comments on legislation to prohibit the use of education, occupation, gender, and marital status in automobile insurance ratings. (February 8, 2018)
Written testimony on the effectiveness of the individual mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to a U.S. House Ways and Means Oversight.  (February 6, 2017)
Laurel Kastrup, chairperson of the Academy’s Health Financial Reporting and Solvency Committee, testimony at a U.S. House Subcommittee on Government Operations hearing on the federal long-term care insurance program. (November 30, 2016)
Written testimony on the general factors underlying premium rate setting and the major components driving premium changes for 2017 under the Affordable Care Act to a U.S. House Ways and Means Committee hearing on rising health care premiums. (July 22, 2016)
Academy Senior Property/Casualty Fellow Jim MacGinnitie testimony at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) public hearing on automobile insurance pricing. (November 19, 2015)