NCPA Media: News Release

  • Aug 11, 2015

    Raise the Minimum Wage?

    Wage raise is popular, but economically inefficient: NCPA

    NCPA: Raising the minimum wage is a politically popular – but ultimately inefficient – way to lift people out of poverty, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Research Associate Joshua Latshaw.

  • Jul 30, 2015

    Planning a Vacation? Make Sure You Account for Travel Taxes

    The “Trifecta” of Travel-Based Taxes Can Increase Costs up to 30 Percent: NCPA

    NCPA: Rising taxes on hotels, car rentals, and airline tickets are pricing many families out of travel and discouraging tourism, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Research Associate Jacob Kohlhepp.

  • Jul 30, 2015

    NCPA Publishes U.S. Map of Successful Anti-Fracking Campaigns

    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

    Overtaxing Corporations Bad for Business, Workers

    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

    NCPA Welcomes Two New Contributing Fellows

    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

    Greeting Cards, Vitamins, and…Contraceptives?

    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

    Cherylyn Harley LeBon Joins the NCPA

    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.

  • Jul 07, 2015

    Gen. Dunford’s Confirmation Hearing Set for Thursday

    NCPA Pres/CEO Allen West Applauds Nomination

    NCPA: General Joseph Dunford’s long history of exemplary service and experience make him an excellent choice for the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said NCPA President/CEO Allen West ahead of Dunford’s confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday, July 9th.