NCPA Media: News Release

  • Apr 07, 2011

    Cost of Adverse Events/Medical Errors Equal to up to 45% of Health Care Spending

    NCPA Report in Health Affairs April Issue

    NCPA- The cost of death and injury from medical errors and other adverse events caused  by the health care system itself  is enormous, according to a new study by the National Center For Policy Analysis. The study is featured in the April issue of Health Affairs, which was released earlier today.


  • Mar 15, 2011

    Obamacare: One Year Later

    Newt Gingrich, John C. Goodman and James Capretta at Press Club Event

           


  • Feb 22, 2011

    Roadblock On Domestic Oil Production Even More Costly Now

    NCPA Expert: Mideast Unrest Is Not the Only Cause of High Oil, Gas Prices

    The ongoing turmoil throughout the Middle East highlights the continuing and pervasive vulnerability of the U.S. economy to oil price instability, yet the Obama administration continues to thwart any efforts to increase domestic oil production, according to National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.


  • Feb 15, 2011

    Auto-Enrollment Retirement Plans Better for Workers and Small Businesses

    New Report Finds Too Few Small Firm Employees Have Retirement Plans

    The economy and changes in retirement plan options have made it difficult for small businesses to offer employer-sponsored retirement plans for employees, according to a joint report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) and PostPartisan Foundation for The Campaign for Economic Security


  • Feb 10, 2011

    NCPA Report: Does Green Energy Jeopardize U.S. Security?

    President's Green Initiative Threatens U.S. Jobs and Creates Dependence on China

    DALLAS -President Obama's call for a national green energy economy to reduce our foreign dependence on oil and create domestic jobs will actually backfire, forcing total U.S. dependence on China's monopoly holding of the world's supply of "rare earth elements," the rare minerals needed for most green technologies, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Feb 07, 2011

    President Obama’s Debt Commission Members to Speak in Dallas

    Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles at NCPA Event Wednesday, February 9th

    On February 9, the National Center for Policy Analysis hosts Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles, two leading experts on American fiscal policy and our national deficit, as a part of the Hatton W. Sumners Distinguished Lecture Series.


  • Jan 26, 2011

    SOTU & Energy: Old Wine In New Bottles

    Obama "Green Jobs" Initiatives Still Costly and Wasteful, Says NCPA Expert

    The energy agenda President Obama presented in last night's State of the Union address was short on fiscal discipline but long on increased spending on a Washington-picks-the-winner technology and energy plan.


  • Jan 21, 2011

    Health Reforms Will Eliminate Affordable Health Plan Options Used by Millions

    NCPA: New NCPA Research Shows Low-Income Workers Stand to Lose Most