NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • Jul 29, 2011

    Obama Unveils Landmark Fuel Economy Rules

    New vehicles will need to get nearly 55 mpg by 2025.

    Slate – Peter Fulham covers the new fuel economy rules for automakers, and quotes Sterling Burnett on his issue with the plan.


  • Jul 29, 2011

    Obama: Fuel economy deal a template for debt talks

    Politico – President Obama proudly announced an agreement on new vehicle fuel efficiency requirements, but NCPA's Sterling Burnett warns about the unintended consequences.


  • Jul 27, 2011

    The Antidote for Socialism

    We'll have to wait for 2012, because this administration won't administer it.

    Wall Street Journal - Last year I wrote that the enactment of ObamaCare meant 'the Europeanization of America is coming to pass, for individual choice and opportunity are being replaced by statism.' That law is transferring 17% of our national economy from the marketplace to full control and regulation by the federal government.


  • Jul 25, 2011

    Is the President Lying About Social Security and the Debt Ceiling?

    Town Hall – John Goodman explains why the federal government will be able to pay Social Security benefits regardless of whether the nation’s budget issues are resolved by August 3rd.


  • Jul 25, 2011

    Why Everything We Are Doing in Health Policy May Be Completely Wrong...

    The Health Care Blog – John Goodman writes about the idea that the time cost of obtaining health care might be a more important factor than the money cost for most poor people.


  • Jul 23, 2011

    Can Everyone Become a Billionaire?

    Town Hall – John Goodman argues that it is impossible for any person or program to become highly successful merely by copying the techniques of other’s successes.


  • Jul 22, 2011

    Obama's Debt-Ceiling Scare Tactics

    The Social Security 'coffers' are very far from running dry.

    The Wall Street Journal -- NCPA Senior Fellow and former Medicare Trustee Thomas R. Saving says it's not accurate for the Administration to threaten that the Social Security "coffers" will be empty by August third if Congress fails to act by then on the debt ceiling.


  • Jul 21, 2011

    Health Wonk Review: the heatwave edition

    Health Wonk Review – The latest edition of the Health Wonk Review includes John Goodman's thoughts on Romneycare.