NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • Jul 31, 2014

    Medicare Trustees Report Increases MA Enrollment Estimates

    Inside Health Policy: Medicare cuts have not been as bad as anticipated when the Affordable Care Act was passed, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in an Inside Health Policy article.


  • Jul 29, 2014

    Economist: Social Security Is Insolvent, In Worse Shape than Detroit’s Pension Funds

    CNS News: Social Security’s twenty-three trillion dollar debt, which “swamps” the $13 trillion of official debt in the hands of the public, will only keep growing unless reforms are made, warns NCPA Senior Fellow Laurence Kotlikoff in a CNS News article.


  • Jul 29, 2014

    Another Border-Crisis Victim: Foster Kids

    Unaccompanied minors face a looming crisis in the country’s broken child-welfare system.

    National Review Online: The dramatic surge in the number of unaccompanied children crossing the border could turn into a tragedy for all foster-care children, forcing them to live within a broken system that will only deteriorate under the new strain, cautioned NCPA Senior Fellow Richard McKenzie in a National Review commentary.


  • Jul 28, 2014

    Here’s How Much You’ll Be Fined if You Still Don’t Have Health Insurance

    Health.com: Scandlen’s concerns that consumers were effectually giving their insurers the equivalent of a year-long, interest-free loan under the ACA’s rebate provision were expressed in a separate Health.com piece.


  • Jul 25, 2014

    IRS Caps Fines on Uninsured Americans at $12K for Family of 5

    Health Day: Consumers won’t benefit from the Affordable Care Act’s rebate provision for at least a year, says NCPA Senior Fellow Greg Scandlen in a Health Day article.


  • Jul 25, 2014

    5 Most-Read Finance Stories

    Becker’s Hospital CFO: Health care spending, which has been slowed in recent years, is expected to surge this year and reverse that trend, according to analysis by the National Center for Policy Analysis cited in an article at Becker’s Hospital CFO.


  • Jul 24, 2014

    Learning from Teach for America

    Independent Women’s Forum: NCPA Senior Research Fellow Lloyd Bentsen IV and Research Associate Megan Simons’ report on Teach for America underlines the need to attract and retain more talented, knowledgeable educations, according to an Independent Women’s Forum blog post.


  • Jul 24, 2014

    What Happens When Court Rulings Conflict on Obamacare Subsidies

    Phoenix Business Journal: No one really knows what the conflicting court decisions will mean for Obamacare, Herrick said in a Phoenix Business Journal article. Since a decision in one circuit court isn’t binding on another, the question will likely get pushed to the Supreme Court.