homeland security

National Flood Insurance Program

“Flooding is America’s number one natural disaster, and all it takes is a few inches of water to cause major damage to your home and its contents.”

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For this written assignment please discuss the following:
What is the National Flood Insurance Program (be sure to provide some historical background)?
What is the Department of Homeland Security’s role in the program (be specific)?
Why is the National Flood Insurance Program important (how does it provide protections and to whom)?
Who funds the National Flood Insurance Program and through what mechanism?
What is Risk Rating 2.0 and what is it meant to accomplish?
What is the currently perceived impact regarding the implementation of Risk Rating 2.0?

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Complete all parts of the assignment
Include an introduction and conclusion
12 pt. font, Times New Roman, double spaced, with 1″ margins
Responses must be 3 pages (not including works cited)
Cite all your sources