California Car Insurance Reform Would Level Playing Field

Andy Spears
3 min readMar 23, 2021

The Consumer Federation of California and Consumer Federation of America are applauding new rules on car insurance fairness proposed by California Commissioner of Insurance Ricardo Lara. The rules are expected to be presented today.

“Group insurance discounts are meant to empower consumers who purchase their car insurance through a group to which they belong, but some insurance companies have deformed this idea into discriminating against safe drivers in lower-wage occupations,” said J. Robert Hunter, CFA Insurance Director and…

Andy Spears

Writer and policy advocate living in Nashville, TN —Public Policy Ph.D. — writes on education policy, consumer affairs, and more . . .