News Releases/Media Advisories
Apr 02, 2015
Proposed Code Would Simplify Tax Code: NCPA
NCPA: The Lee-Rubio Tax Plan is a step in the right direction, and makes some significant improvements over the current tax code, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal.
Mar 25, 2015
Requiring the CBO to Score Dynamic Effects on the Economy Promotes Smart Taxation: NCPA
NCPA: Instituting the “dynamic scoring” of proposed tax law changes would force lawmakers to weigh the bad against the good in considering new spending programs and their cost to the American people, says NCPA Senior Fellow David Tuerck in a new report.
Mar 13, 2015
Reporter at Center of Edward Snowden Debate to Speak at Luncheon: NCPA
NCPA: Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Glenn Greenwald, the lawyer and author who interviewed National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden and launched an international debate over free speech and national security, will speak at an April 3rd Irving, TX luncheon sponsored by the National Center for Policy Analysis and the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation.
Mar 10, 2015
Mandating Sick Pay Would Hurt Employees’ Pocketbooks: NCPA
NCPA: Expanding Health Savings Account (HSA) eligibility to all employees would help them more effectively replace income lost due to illness than mandating seven days of paid sick leave, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a new report.
Mar 05, 2015
Hiking Taxes Hurts Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs: NCPA
NCPA: Increasing the capital gains tax would hurt earners at all income levels, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal.
NCPA in the News
Apr 13, 2015
Critics of doc fix proposal have qualms about cost, amendments
Fierce Healthcare: The cost and scope of the SGR repeal bill signifies that Congress has abandoned budget neutrality, according to a National Center for Policy Analysis report featured in a Fierce Healthcare article.
Apr 11, 2015
Orange County Register: An Orange County Register commentary quotes NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal’s warning that, if dividends were taxed at the an ordinary income tax rate, couple’s effective tax rate would skyrocket.
Apr 10, 2015
FOX News: The United States has a domestic jihadist problem, and it needs more attention, warns NCPA President/CEO Allen West on FOX News.
Apr 09, 2015
The New American: The structure of the health care exchanges force insurers to focus on short-term costs, often to the exclusion of long-term costs, warned NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a New American article.
Mar 22, 2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: The National Center for Policy Analysis’ five reasons to embrace the repeal of Medicare’s Sustainable Growth Rate formula were highlighted in a Waco Tribune-Herald op-ed.