Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction.
Note: Guest blogger Lewis Warne, an NCPA research associate, talks about the importance of education to a comfortable and healthy retirement. I hope it comes as no surprise that education has long-term impacts through retirement. In my recent study More Education, Better Retirement, I found that more education increases retirement savings, reduces dependence on government, improves […]
House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is spearheading
A few posts back I may have referred to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) senior officials as “lumbering simpletons,” and for that I must apologize, because they have managed something truly spectacular. Here are the accuracy averages for veteran disability claim approval rates in 2012, just to give you a picture of how well things […]
Note: Guest blogger Kyle Buckley, an NCPA research associate, discusses the war zone that is the Veterans Administration. Over the last year there have been a number of congressional inquiries into the reasons for a growing disability claims backlog at the Veterans Administration. The VA has failed to comply with requests for information, outright misled […]