NCPA Media: News Release

  • Apr 30, 2015

    NCPA Forms Economic Taskforce to Analyze 2008 Crash

    Cary Maguire-Funded Effort Will ID Cause, Effect & Prevention

    NCPA: The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) today launched the Financial Crisis Initiative, a coalition of top economic experts who will research and report on the causes and effects of the 2008 financial crisis and recommend solutions for the future. 


  • Apr 30, 2015

    Accounting Techniques Hurting Competition, Small Businesses

    U.S. Methods in Line With Global Standards Could Curb Confusion: NCPA

    NCPA: Last In First Out” valuation hinders the ability of investors to understand the true financial condition of the firms they’re investing in and puts small companies at a severe disadvantage, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Research Associate Santiago Bello.


  • Apr 20, 2015

    Restrictive Drug Plan Regulations Will Hurt Patients

    So Called “Consumer Protections” Increase Costs: NCPA

    NCPA: Increasing unnecessary regulations on drug plans could inflict higher costs on the 220 million Americans who get their medications through a managed drug plan, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Devon Herrick.


  • Apr 02, 2015

    Lee-Rubio Tax Plan a Good Start Towards Tax Reform

    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

    Dynamic Scoring: A Better Way to Evaluate Taxes

    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

    Journalist Glenn Greenwald in Irving, TX April 3rd

    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

    “Sick Day” HSAs Would Benefit Workers

    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

    Proposed Capital Gains Tax Would Penalize Earners

    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.