News Releases/Media Advisories
Jul 30, 2015
Research Shows Campaigns to Ban Fracking are Widespread
NCPA: The NCPA launches a new map that tracks hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” bans, restrictions and other government action hostile to this revolutionary technique used to enhance U.S. oil and gas production, announces NCPA Executive Vice President/COO Jacki Pick.
Jul 22, 2015
New Analysis Details Legal, Economic Impact of Corporate Tax: NCPA
NCPA: Raising U.S. corporate tax rates purely to generate tax revenue discourages investment, shrinks the economy, and hurts workers, according to a new report from the NCPA’s Tax Analysis Center.
Jul 16, 2015
Drs. McCollough and Pivnick Bring New Insight to Healthcare
NCPA: The NCPA is pleased to welcome Gaylon McCollough, M.D. and Lawrence Neil Pivnick M.D, J.D. as its newest Contributing Fellows in the area of healthcare.
Jul 14, 2015
Making “The Pill” Available Over the Counter Could Help Millions: NCPA
NCPA: Making oral contraceptives available for purchase without a prescription would give millions of women access to reliable family planning methods – right at their local grocery or drug store shelves, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Devon Herrick.
Jul 08, 2015
NCPA Announces Addition of New Contributing Fellow
NCPA: The National Center for Policy Analysis is pleased to welcome former Republican National Committee spokesman Cherylyn Harley LeBon as its newest Contributing Fellow.
NCPA in the News
Aug 25, 2015
USA Today: USA Today’s Road Warrior Voices cites NCPA research when cautioning travelers about the perils of travel taxes.
Aug 14, 2015
Greenville Online: Almost ninety percent of Americans had no health insurance in 1940, but this rate dropped to 25 percent by 1960 with the introduction of private health insurance, according to a National Center for Policy Analysis report in a Greenville Online article.
Aug 06, 2015
Salisbury Post: Charlotte, North Carolina has the 9th-highest tax burden on travelers among major cities in the U.S., according to a NCPA travel tax study featured in a Salisbury Post article.
Aug 06, 2015
Pharmacy Times: Providing birth control over the counter would result in substantial cost savings and give women better access to contraceptives, argues a NCPA brief cited in a Pharmacy Times article.
Aug 04, 2015
Bankrate: The trifecta of taxes on lodging, rental cars and airfare is a traveler’s worst nightmare – and a politician’s best friend, according to NCPA research in a Bankrate article.