NCPA Media: News Release

  • Jan 10, 2007

    Minimum Wage Hike Will Hit Red States Harder Than Blue States

    A proposed increase in the federal minimum wage from $5.15 per hour to $7.25 will have vastly different effects on workers and businesses, depending on where people live, according to the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Jan 09, 2007

    Health Care Spending Slows For Third Straight Year

    A dramatic decrease in the growth of prescription drug spending helped slow overall health care spending in 2005 to its lowest rate since 1999, according an article from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services published today in Health Affairs.