NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • Jan 04, 2016

    ED Runs 'Second Chance' Pell Pilot for Prisoners

    Campus Technology: The Department of Education's new pilot program "Second Chance Pell Pilot Program for Incarcerated Individuals" could cost more than it delivers. According to NCPA research featured in a Campus Technology article, the pilot program’s focus on standard academic education could make the effort less effective and costlier than the vocational training programs already in place.

  • Jan 04, 2016

    Texas Still Lagging in Health Coverage

    The Dallas Morning News: NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick explains why the Obamacare exchanges in Texas are unsustainable in this article from The Dallas Morning News.

  • Dec 24, 2015

    Beyond Obamacare: Local franchises offer cheaper medical lab tests

    Bloomberg Business: Knowing the cost of tests upfront is the latest step towards consumers taking control of their healthcare dollars, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Bloomberg Business article. 

  • Dec 24, 2015

    How to use your flexible spending account before New Year

    WFAA Dallas: NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick outlined some ways to use the money left in your Health Savings Account before you lose it at the end of the year in an interview with WFAA Dallas. 

  • Dec 04, 2015

    Three Texas Mayors Talk About Refugee Resettlement

    KERA News: Refugee resettlement and diversity are addressed by three Texas women mayors at a luncheon hosted by the NCPA, in a KERA News article.

  • Dec 01, 2015

    Refugee Recruits

    Fox Business: NCPA President/CEO Allen West advises against accepting military age refugees on a FOX Business Network’s Cavuto: Coast to Coast segment. West says national security must be put first and foremost, citing the potential for domestic recruitment and terrorist attacks.

  • Nov 29, 2015

    Time ripe to eliminate state income tax, senators said

    Post and Courier: Eliminating South Carolina’s income tax would put that money back into the economy and reduce the free-rider problem faced by South Carolina’s road users, according to NCPA Research cited in a Post and Courier article.

  • Nov 21, 2015

    Refugee Terrorists

    FOX & Friends Weekend: A solution in the Middle East depends on the strategic objective, whether it’s to defeat, degrade, or destroy ISIS, says NCPA President/CEO Allen West on Fox & Friends Weekend.