NCPA Media: News Release

  • Dec 11, 2013

    Plastic Bag Bans Don't Save Cities Money

    NCPA: Bag Bans Hurt Environment, Have No Impact on Costs

    NCPA: A new NCPA study finds that plastic bag bans do not reduce waste costs.


  • Dec 09, 2013

    Arizona’s Medicaid Expansion Will Cost $1 Billion Dollars a Year

    New Study Shows Actual Cost to Arizona Taxpayers

    NCPA: Arizona’s Medicaid expansion will cost the state’s taxpayers almost a billion dollars a year within a decade, according to a new study from Health Systems Innovation Network (HSI) and the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Nov 07, 2013

    ObamaCare Discourages Marriage

    NCPA Study: Subsidies Push People to Stay Single

    NCPA: Should you get married? The Affordable Care Act says no, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Oct 24, 2013

    Fracking is Revolutionizing the Oil and Gas Industry

    NCPA Study: The Federal Government Stands in the Way of Greater Supply, Lower Prices, and Increased Employment

    NCPA: Fracking is currently responsible for more than 30 percent of U.S. domestic oil and natural gas reserves, and the National Petroleum Council estimates that 60 to 80 percent of all U.S. drilling over the next decade will require fracking.


  • Oct 03, 2013

    Taxpayer Dollars Wasted on the Global Environmental Facility

    The GEF is Corrupt, Ineffective, and Structurally Flawed: NCPA Study

    The United States has spent $1.24 billion in taxpayer funds over the last twelve years to support the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), a United Nations and World Bank-led effort to benefit the environment. But according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA), the funds have been wasted on an international program that has spent more than a billion dollars while achieving no measurable environmental benefit.


  • Sep 30, 2013

    Does it Pay to Move to Another State?

    NCPA Online State Tax Calculator Computes Lifetime Benefit of Moving

    Moving from a high-tax state to a low-tax state could save you thousands, even millions, of dollars over your lifetime. Moving in the opposite direction, by contrast, could prove very expensive.


  • Sep 19, 2013

    Virginia Medicaid Expansion Has Serious Drawbacks

    NCPA: Expanding Medicaid Will Decrease Access and Quality of Care

    Virginia would be better served by allowing residents earning above 100% of the federal poverty line to seek coverage in the health insurance exchange rather than expanding Medicaid, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Sep 12, 2013

    Updated Global Warming Primer Dispels Climate Change Myths

    NCPA Educational Publication Based on Scientific Research

    NCPA: An updated edition of the NCPA's myth-buster primer about the misinformation and even disinformation about global warming is now available online and in print.