NCPA Media: News Release

  • Jun 18, 2013

    Veterans Affairs Fails to Curb Suicide Epidemic

    As returning veterans struggle to get sufficient mental health care, a new report calls for expanding care by allowing a greater role for the private sector and Health Savings Accounts.

  • Jun 10, 2013

    NCPA Launches Education Blog

    Blog Explores Education Reform and School Choice

    The new National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) education blog will address education funding and quality problems and offer creative solutions to improve both.

  • Jun 10, 2013

    NCPA: Trustees Report Not Good News Afterall

    Reduced Medicare Deficit Offset by Larger Entitlement Liability

    The Social Security/Medicare Trustees Report announces that the hospital Part A portion of Medicare’s unfunded liability is down from last year and that the exhaustion of the trust fund has been pushed back two years.

  • May 29, 2013

    Reverse Mortgages Become Sinkholes for Many

    New NCPA Study Warns They Aren’t for Everyone

    Reverse mortgages, which allow seniors age 62 and older to tap into their home equity and receive an annuity payment during their retirement years, have grown in popularity; but so have the potential pitfalls, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • May 02, 2013


    Thousands in College Scholarships Available for High School Students

    The May 15 deadline for nationwide applications to the prestigious Four Star Leadership Institute with General Tommy Franks is quickly approaching.

  • Apr 22, 2013

    NCPA Congressional Update with Pete Sessions

    Rep. Sessions will address a wide range of issues on Capitol Hill and important federal issues in Texas

  • Apr 03, 2013

    Too Strict Regulations Could Doom U.S. Rare Earths Mining

    Rare Earths Should Come from U.S. Not China: NCPA Study

    With economic and military demand likely to grow in the next few years, the United States must reform its mine permit process and safety regulations to get to the vast underground store of rare earths materials that could drive growth, add jobs and bring revenues to state budgets, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Mar 26, 2013

    NCPA Study: Why Do Some States Spend More on Health Care?

    Health care spending in three states – Maine, West Virginia and Mississippi – accounts for one out of every five dollars of state GDP. Conversely, Wyoming spends less one in ten, according to a new study by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).