NCPA Media: News Release

  • Sep 11, 2012

    Baby Boomers Will Retire With Too Much Debt

    Mortgage Interest, Longer Mortgages Hurt Savings Habits

    Baby Boomers are not saving enough for retirement because they are spending too much on mortgage debt and carrying this and other debts into their near-retirement years, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 05, 2012

    Prize-Wining News Commentator Juan Williams in Dallas

    Former NPR Analyst Speaks About Firing and Current Political Climate

    Juan Williams will discuss the home stretch to November's election, his past firing from NPR and newest book, Muzzled: The Assault on Honest Debate on Thursday, September 13 in Dallas.

  • Aug 23, 2012

    NCPA: Romney's Overall Energy Plan Gets A 'B'

    Better to Halt All Energy Subsidies, Including Those to Fossil Fuels

    Proposed energy policies outlined today in New Mexico by GOP hopeful Mitt Romney will help boost domestic oil production, reducing the U.S. dependence on imported oil – but National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett gives mixed grades to his other energy proposals.

  • Aug 16, 2012

    Plastic Bag Bans Create Economic Backlash

    NCPA Study: Store Owners Report Loss in Sales, Employment

    Banning plastic bags can have negative economic and environmental consequences, according to a new study by NCPA Senior Fellow Pamela Villarreal.

  • Aug 08, 2012

    NCPA: Lead Ammunition Bans Harm Wildlife

    According to a recent report from the NCPA, banning lead ammunition will actually harm wildlife management efforts

  • Aug 02, 2012

    Chinese Controlled Rare Earths Supply is Essential to U.S. Defense

    NCPA Calls for Faster Development of Domestic Rare Earths

    China's stranglehold on the world's rare earth supply threatens American defense systems and technologies that rely on rare earth phosphors, metals, alloys and magnets to function, according to a new National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) report.

  • Jul 19, 2012



    As an alternative to the Affordable Care Act, NCPA President John C. Goodman proposes a Healthcare Contract with America to provide universal coverage without government mandates.

  • Jul 12, 2012

    NCPA Study: Rail Is More Expensive, Not Environmentally Friendlier

    When compared to commuting rail transit is slow, inconvenient and expensive, according to new research from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).