NCPA Media: NCPA in the News
Jan 25, 2006
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) - On the heels of the roughest year of his presidency, amid vicious partisan fighting and mid-term election fears and soon after a recent White House projection of an even larger deficit, President Bush will deliver his State of the Union address next Tuesday.
Jan 24, 2006
"What fate for Social Security reform?" That was the question Sean Tuffnell asked in a recent insightful opinion column for the Washington Times. He concluded, based upon his work heading up a voluntary educational-outreach initiative on Social Security around the country: "While Washington is reluctant to talk about Social Security, there is a tremendous interest outside the Beltway."
Jan 23, 2006
A new year often brings a new agenda to the nation's capital, as accomplished items are removed and new issues and problems arise. It is also the time to evaluate whether to continue pressing for issues that haven't gained as much traction as had been hoped.
Jan 22, 2006
As the baby boomers' generation moves into its sixth decade, the question remains: how do we define them?
Jan 10, 2006
In a major step forward for welfare reform, Texas is about to roll out an ambitious rogram using private-sector principles to streamline the process of applying for public health and welfare programs. The reform is expected to save taxpayers more than 100 million a year while making it easier for people who qualify for social services to enroll in programs and claim benefits.
Jan 09, 2006