NCPA Media: News Release

  • May 28, 2015

    Texas Electrical Grid Must Not Be Left Vulnerable

    Legislature Must Act to Limit the Dangers Posed by a Grid Attack, Warns New NCPA Analysis

    NCPA: Several critical pieces of legislation are moving through committee to secure the Texas electrical grid from both natural disaster, man-made electromagnetic pulses and terrorist attacks. These threats have been classified as real danger by federal agencies, according to NCPA President/CEO Allen West and Dallas Eagle Forum President Trayce Bradford in a publication by the NCPA

  • May 27, 2015

    Alabama Medicaid Drug Program in Need of Reform

    Small Changes Could Mean Big Savings for Taxpayers: NCPA

    NCPA: Alabama legislators could save taxpayers millions with a few simple changes to the way Medicaid prescription drug benefits are handled, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a new report published by the NCPA.

  • 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.