NCPA Media: NCPA in the News
Nov 05, 2008
John Goodman never took a course in health care policy. He became an expert on it almost by accident. "I got involved in health care policy because there was a need and it wasn't being met by others," Goodman told IBD. "It wasn't getting the attention it deserved...
Oct 31, 2008
About 70 million people work for small businesses. Those are numbers that can wield incredible influence on public policy decisions. Imagine what can happen if somehow small businesses and their employees could unite around a few key reforms.
Oct 29, 2008
The sharp growth in the Fed's consolidated balance sheet has received much attention lately. Some have questioned the Fed's balance-sheet capacity to continuing providing liquidity at home and abroad, and some have worried about the inflationary consequences of its balance-sheet growth down the road. This essay will address these issues--briefly.
Oct 27, 2008
Barack Obama is likely to become the next president of the United States.
Six weeks ago John McCain was leading Mr. Obama. But according to RealClearPolitics, as of yesterday Mr. Obama led in the national polls by just under 8% and in the Electoral College by 306 to 157 (a majority is 270). Throughout his campaign Mr. Obama has successfully presented himself as a careful and sensible person and was recently endorsed by Christopher Buckley, son of the late William F. Buckley, as having a "first-class temperament and a first-class intellect."
Oct 19, 2008