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 31, 2014

    Is Medicare Really Healthier?

    Bankrate: NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick finds a “refreshing note of reality” in this year’s Medicare Trustees’ report, according to a Bankrate 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 29, 2014

    Free Retirement Advice from Uncle Sam

    Forbes: NCPA Senior Fellow Lawrence Kotlikoff’s Social Security “secrets” can help individual maximize their benefits, according to a Forbes article.


  • 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

    Health Care Costs Predicted to Increase

    America’s Forum: Obamacare’s goal to increase health care demand while controlling the price is only going to increase health care costs, cautions NCPA Senior Fellow Thomas R. Saving in an interview with Newsmax TV’s America’s Forum.


  • Jul 25, 2014

    Lawton Teen Takes Second Place in Four Star Leadership Program

    KSWO: Four Star participant Christine Murrain of Lawton, Oklahoma earned second place in Four Star’s Leadership Contest, reports a KSWO article.