NCPA Media: News Release

  • Mar 26, 2013

    Law of the Sea Treaty Threatens Economy and Environment

    "LOST" is Ineffective and Doomed to Fail: NCPA Study

    The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) is neither necessary for the U.S. to secure the open ocean's wealth, nor would it be good for the economy, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Mar 07, 2013

    Unnecessary Drug Regulations Hiking Rx Prices: NCPA Study

    Patients Benefit from Competitive Rx Drug Marketplace

    As drug coverage increases as a result of expanded health insurance and Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act, unnecessary regulations will increase prescription drug costs, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Feb 28, 2013

    Texas Study: Vouchers Offer Better Education and Higher Teacher Pay

    Increasing the number and variety of schools competing for students and teachers will save states money, help resolve many student behavioral issues and improve education quality for a huge number of children, according to a new study that focuses on Texas and was released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Feb 25, 2013

    The Debate Over Raising the Retirement Age Should Account for Income Differences: NCPA

    Over the past 30 years, life expectancy beyond age 65 for retiring men with below average income has risen only one year compared to an increase of six years for men with above average income, according to a study from the Social Security Administration.


  • Feb 20, 2013

    Scholarship Opportunities from Gen. Tommy Franks Leadership Program

    Fifty top high school students from across the country will be chosen to participate in the General Tommy Franks Four-Star Leadership (4SL) summer program July 14-20 in Oklahoma City.


  • Feb 20, 2013

    Coal-fired Electricity Generation Down 10 Percent in Past Decade

    Natural Gas-Fired Generation Up 50 Percent: NCPA Study

    Natural gas is poised to replace coal as the most cost-effective fuel for electricity generation according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • Jan 31, 2013

    The Key to Successful Medicare Reform? – Entrepreneurs

    NCPA Study: 10 Policy Changes That Lower Costs, Increase Access to Higher Quality Care

    Reforming the Medicare payment structure to reward market-driven entrepreneurial innovations would cut healthcare costs by nearly $2.5 trillion by mid-century, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Dec 14, 2012

    NCPA: Better Coverage Than Medicaid Available in Health Insurance Exchanges by 2014

    Many Americans just above the poverty level would get better access to higher quality health care by obtaining insurance in the health insurance exchange than through Medicaid, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).