Industry experts aren’t optimistic recent flooding will lead more Louisianans to get flood insurance

Raymond Lieteau takes photos of his flood damaged kitchen for his insurance claim in Baton Rouge, La., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. Lieteau had more than five feet of water in his home. At least 40,000 homes were damaged and eight people killed in the historic Louisiana floods, the governor said Tuesday, giving a stark assessment of the widespread disaster. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)

Raymond Lieteau of Baton Rouge, seen here taking photos of his flood damaged kitchen for an insurance claim, is among the minority of flood victims who have flood insurance. Officials expect a short t…

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