NCPA Media: News Release

  • May 13, 2010

    NCPA: Climate Bill Good For Nuclear, Drilling, But Still A Tax

    NCPA Expert Says Kerry-Lieberman Bill Will Result in Lost Jobs, Higher Prices

    Although Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) claims that the Kerry-Lieberman climate bill, which was formally released yesterday, will not raise taxes for Americans and will have "very little if any cost increase to the American consumer," the bill will inevitably have the same negative economic impact of any other tax, according to H. Sterling Burnett, Senior Fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Apr 29, 2010

    Green Jobs More Hype Than Hope

    NCPA Expert Says Subsidized Green Job Creation will Cost More Jobs than It Creates

    Dallas - A big supporter of green jobs, President Obama has regularly touted legislation containing provisions to subsidize green job creation. Unfortunately, there is growing evidence that government support of green industries will cost more jobs than it creates, according to a new analysis by the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Apr 22, 2010

    National Traffic Gridlock Expert At Dallas Event

    Randal O'Toole To Discuss Transportation Pitfalls & Solutions

    Author and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Randal O'Toole contends that government "congestion experts" may actually be making America's traffic problem worse. On Tuesday, April 27, O'Toole is the featured speaker at the National Center for Policy Analysis sponsored event, and will outline simpler, less expensive, and more effective solutions


  • Apr 22, 2010

    Less Need For Earth Day And More Need For "People Day"

    Obama Administration Puts Desires of Environmental Lobbyists Before Everyday People

    With the recent actions taken by the Obama administration, it has been Earth Year, so there is not much of a need for Earth Day, according to H. Sterling Burnett, Senior Fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Apr 05, 2010

    New Fuel Efficiency Standards Won't Reach Goals

    NCPA Expert Says New Fuel Efficiency Regulations may Result in Premature Death and Demise of Auto Industry

    President Obama's finalized tougher gas mileage standards for new cars and trucks seems intent on pushing policies that will result in increased production of smaller, less safe cars, and that could bode ill for the auto industry.
  • Apr 02, 2010

    Are The President's Offshore Drilling Plans A Ploy For Republican Support?

    NCPA Expert Says Concessions Are an Attempt by President Obama to Pass Climate Legislation

    President Obama's proposal to allow oil and gas drilling near Virginia's shorelines and in the eastern Gulf of Mexico should be his stumbling first step towards opening the nation's vast offshore reserves to oil and gas exploration and production, according to NCPA Senior Fellow, H. Sterling Burnett.


  • Mar 29, 2010

    Roadblocks Should Be Removed From Nuclear Power Development

    New NCPA Report Offers Solution to Nuclear Waste Storage, Allowing U.S to Jumpstart Nuclear Power Projects

    Dallas - Although President Obama said he'd like to triple the amount of loans the federal government guarantees to jumpstart seven to 10 new nuclear power projects over the next decade, only a fraction of those new nuclear reactors will likely be built, according to a new analysis by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Mar 25, 2010

    Prominent National Political Advisor Philip Howard Dares To Suggest "Life Without Lawyers" At Dallas Event

    Author, Founder and Chair of Common Good, Philip Howard will argue that abuse of the American legal system is costing Americans dearly at a March 30 event sponsored by the National Center for Policy Analysis.