News Releases/Media Advisories
Feb 09, 2016
Petition Urges Congress to “Provide for the Common Defense Now!"
The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) today launched a new online petition demanding Congress enact a national defense plan that properly protects our nation and supports a capable and economically efficient military.
“The president and Congress used last year’s National Defense Authorization Act to devastate an already diminished military. This April, Congress votes again on the NDAA, putting our national defense on the line once more,” said NCPA President/CEO Allen West in a video announcing the launch.
Feb 01, 2016
But Spending Cuts Would Be Needed: NCPA
NCPA: When it comes to economic growth effects, the Cruz tax plan "trumps" the Trump plan, according to the advance summary of a new analysis from the National Center for Policy Analysis’ Tax Analysis Center and the Beacon Hill Institute. However, without assuming that some spending reductions would take place, both plans would add to the national debt.
Jan 27, 2016
NCPA: Obamacare enrollees were already warned to prepare for double-digit rate hikes. Now, the structure of Obamacare’s tax credits is ratcheting up the out-of-pocket costs of premiums – especially for the lowest earning enrollees, according to a new report by NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham.
Jan 26, 2016
Defining the Role of Derivatives in the 2008 Financial Crisis: NCPA
NCPA: Credit default swaps (CDS) may have amplified – but did not cause – the 2008 financial crisis, concludes a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis’ Financial Crisis Institute.
Jan 22, 2016
Political Commentator Nick Adams to speak at Feb. 16 Event: NCPA
NCPA: Veteran speaker, best-selling author and “Honorary Texan” Nick Adams will discuss his new book Retaking America: Crushing Political Correctness at a National Center for Policy Analysis event on February 16, 2016.
NCPA in the News
Jan 28, 2016
Jan 25, 2016
The Blaze: The inefficient third-party payer system put in place by Obamacare is causing major problems for doctors and taxpayers, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in this article from The Blaze.
Jan 21, 2016
NCPA: We can fight ISIS online while simultaneously protecting free speech, says NCPA President & CEO Allen West on Fox Business
Jan 21, 2016
HS Today: NCPA Senior Fellow David Grantham’s research on the relationship between the black market antiquities trade and ISIS funding and solvency was featured in an article from Homeland Security Today.
Jan 18, 2016