NCPA Media: News Release

  • Oct 23, 2007

    Proposed EPA Regulations Could Bankrupt U.S. Cities

    Current standards already protect Americans with room to spare, says NCPA's Burnett

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a new and unreasonable federal standard for ozone air pollution that is much stricter than the current limit, according to a new report by H. Sterling Burnett, senior fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Oct 18, 2007

    Tax Increase Not Needed For Bridge Repairs

    In the wake of the recent Minneapolis bridge collapse, Congress is considering a 5-cents-per-gallon increase in the federal gas tax in the name of bridge repairs.  Yet while there are legitimate concerns about the safety of the nation's bridges, higher gas taxes are unnecessary, according to a new report by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Sep 28, 2007

    Bush Climate Talk Long On Vision, Short On Details

    H. Sterling Burnett, senior fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) issued the following statement today regarding President Bush's speech at the Major Economies Meeting on Energy Security and Climate Change at the State Department this morning


  • Sep 27, 2007

    Disability System Sorely In Need Of Reform

    The number of workers receiving disability in the U.S. is growing so rapidly that these benefits are now the fastest rising component of Social Security spending - growing at nearly twice the rate of retirement benefits, according to a new analysis from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Sep 26, 2007

    HSA Plans Gain Popularity As Premium Costs Rise

    About half of all employers are expected to soon offer Health Savings Account (HSA) plans to their employees. This projection offers the best hope for restraining runaway health care costs, according to John Goodman, president of the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).



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