San Francisco Chronicle

“The commissioner’s failure to distance his campaign from the industry has invited scrutiny…of every meeting or speech that might suggest a broader effort to ingratiate himself with the insurers he was elected to regulate… from his support for legislation facilitating pet insurance to his apparent willingness to help insurers make use of data on driver behavior….in an office whose importance is growing amid wildfire and other risks, the commissioner has engendered a remarkable degree of distrust.”