NCPA Media: News Release

  • Dec 14, 2010

    Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author At Wed. Dallas Event

    Reagan Biographer Edmund Morris to Discuss New Roosevelt Book

    DALLAS, TX - National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winner Edmund Morris will discuss the third in his Teddy Roosevelt trilogy, Colonel Roosevelt, which details Theodore Roosevelt's life after his Presidency.
  • Dec 14, 2010

    Biotech Fears Should Not Overcome Potential Benefits

    Biotech Benefits Extend Way Beyond Food Crops, Say NCPA Experts

    DALLAS -While biotech foods benefit the environment and human health, other genetically modified species could be a boon as well, according to new research paper, Biotech Forests: An Environmental Blessing?, from the National Center for Policy Analysis' (NCPA) E-Team project.


  • Dec 02, 2010

    Reversal On Offshore Drilling To Cost Jobs, Raise Prices

    Obama About-Face Likely to Worsen Economic Outlook, Burnett Says

    The Obama Administration's on again-off again policy on offshore drilling is off-again, a decision that will restrict domestic production for the next seven years and will adversely affect American consumers.
  • Dec 01, 2010

    Foreign and National Security Policy Expert Liz Cheney

    At Thursday Dallas Event

    Former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Middle East Liz Cheney will discuss national security, foreign policy issues and what to expect from the 2012 elections at a Thursday luncheon sponsored by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
  • Nov 29, 2010

    Can Cancun Climate Ties Bind?

    Don’t Bet On It, Says NCPA Expert

    DALLAS - On the heels of Climategate, the discovery of numerous mistakes in the report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the failure to meet the $100 billion in commitments to developing countries to adapt to climate change and, worse, no consensus to extend the Kyoto Protocol, expectations for this week's United Nations climate summit in Cancun are very low, according to National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.


  • Nov 18, 2010

    NCPA Study: Government Unfunded Liability Cut in Half by Health Reform

    Debt Commission’s Work Is Already Half Done But Seniors Access to Care Is In Jeopardy

    DALLAS, TX - The health reform bill enacted last spring reduces Medicare's unfunded liability by $53 trillion, cutting in half the nation's long-term entitlement debt, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Nov 18, 2010

    Lame-Duck Caution

    NCPA Expert: Four Legislative Efforts Are "Must-Watch"

    DALLAS - Fearing a lame-duck Congress might attempt to ram through costly and ineffective environmental legislation, action on four environmental initiatives is critical both to improve the U.S. economy and protect the environment, according to NCPA Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.


  • Nov 12, 2010

    Six-point Economic Recovery Agenda Proposed

    Think Tanks Challenge Congress With New Plan

    As Congress returns next week, swing election issues such as job creation, economic recovery and acceleration of economic growth should be foremost on their agenda. The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) and the Institute for Research on the Economics of Taxation (IRET) have proposed six pro-growth policies for immediate consideration: