NCPA Media: Environment

  • Mar 05, 2015

    CA Bag Ban Draws Not-So-Funny Response

    A critic of California’s plastic bag ban says the idea would be funny if it wasn’t actual policy.

    One News Now: California’s plastic bag ban would be laughable if it wasn’t actually policy, says NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal in a One News Now article.


  • Feb 02, 2015

    Report Says U.S. Should Take Advantage of Coal Exports

    Fierce Energy: Restricting coal exports will only hurt the American economy and US workers, while doing nothing for the environment, according to a NCPA report featured in a Fierce Energy piece.


  • Jan 05, 2015

    Dallas’s Plastic Bag Ban Went Into Effect on January 1st, and Nobody Seems Happy About It

    Texas Monthly: The ban on plastic bags in Dallas will likely force shoppers to take their business elsewhere and cost shop owners money, according to a report by NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal cited in a Texas Monthly article.


  • Nov 15, 2014

    Plastic Bag Ban or Fee: A Lose-Lose Scenario For City

    Sioux City Journal:  Plastic bag bans cause employers to lose business and lay off employees, according to a National Center for Policy Analysis study featured in a Sioux City Journal op-ed.


  • Nov 06, 2014

    Drill, Baby, Drill: Midterm Victories Signal Renewed Hope for the Keystone XL Pipeline

    The Washington Times: The Republican’s midterm victories could signal renewed hope for the Keystone XL Pipeline, says NCPA Senior Research Associate Lloyd Bentsen IV in an article at The Washington Times.


  • Oct 21, 2014

    Using Science to End World Hunger

    GMOs Could Be The Solution to Global Malnutrition: NCPA Report

    NCPA: Decreasing the regulations on genetically modified crops could be a valuable strategy in combatting the growing deficit between food supply and global hunger, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Oct 21, 2014

    Los Angeles City Council Seeks To Ban GMOs

    LA Daily News: GMOs could be used to combat the deficit between food supply and hunger, says NCPA Research Associate David Weisser in a LA Daily News article.


  • Oct 07, 2014

    Just Say NO to a Carbon Tax

    American Thinker: Only 60 percent of the federal fuel tax revenue goes towards highways, bridges, and roadways, according to an NCPA report featured in an American Thinker article.