NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • May 27, 2014

    Medicaid Eating Up States’ Budgets: Will Taxpayers Pick Up the Tab?

    FOX Business: The funds needed to cover the increase in Medicaid enrollment will either come from an increase in taxes or cuts to educational programs, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a FOX Business article.

  • May 26, 2014

    The Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs

    FOX News: ObamaCare will cover generic medications, but people who need specialty drugs will end up paying more out of pocket, says NCPA President John Goodman on FOX News’s Special Report with Bret Baier.

  • May 25, 2014

    Transform the VA into a Pro-Growth Model for First Rate Health Care

    Forbes: If competition, incentives, and market prices were introduced into the VA’s healthcare system, veterans would receive better treatment at lower costs, says NCPA Senior Fellow Peter Ferrara in a Forbes commentary.

  • May 14, 2014

    Older Workers May Leave Workforce Sooner Thanks to ObamaCare

    FOX Business: Changes in health benefits are playing a big role in people’s decision to retire early, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a piece at

  • May 06, 2014

    Man Gets Accidental Vasectomy After Doctors Operate On 'Wrong Site'

    Huffington Post: Britain’s latest accidental vasectomy was well publicized, but the number of hospital blunders reported between this year and last year was about the same, according to a National Center for Policy Analysis report featured in a Huffington Post article.

  • May 06, 2014

    Chase Commits $5 Million To Bridge Skills Gap With Needs-Based Training Program

    New training efforts are valuable to Irving-based Signal Metal Industries, which has had trouble finding welders and other skilled workers.

    Dallas Morning News: The skills gap created by variance in education is real, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in a Dallas Morning News article.

  • May 05, 2014

    Study Calls Wide Mass. Coverage a Lifesafer

    The Boston Globe:  NCPA President John Goodman advises those touting the success of the Massachusetts health care law to ensure that the good news holds true before celebrating in a Boston Globe article.

  • May 04, 2014

    Fed Is Powerful, But Not Free Of Mistakes

    The Federal Reserve, which on Wednesday decided to continue with its tapering program by withdrawing $10 billion of monthly stimulus money, directs US monetary policy with a combination of data and anecdote, quantitative analysis and horse sense. But some

    The Christian Science Monitor: NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer discusses the 2008 housing market crash and the structure of the Federal Reserve in a book review at The Christian Science Monitor.