NCPA Media: News Release

  • Oct 04, 2010

    Former Presidential Advisors Carville & Matalin To Speak

    Political strategists and authors James Carville and Mary Matalin will offer their insights on November 2 and a behind the scenes look at Washington politics at an Oct. 5th luncheon sponsored by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 30, 2010

    College Productivity Fails To Keep Up With Cost Hikes

    NCPA Research Explores Tuition & Aid Increases

    Both college tuition and federal aid dollars show rapid hikes in recent years but unfortunately research also shows education productivity has dipped at the same time, according to a new analysis from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 24, 2010

    Renewable Energy Standard Another "Washington Knows Best" Effort

    NCPA Expert: It Is Nothing More Than a Back-Door Energy Tax

    DALLAS - The renewable energy standard (RES), backed by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and three Republicans, is yet another, Washington knows best, one-size-fits-all piece of proposed federal legislation that is nothing more than a back-door energy tax, according to the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.

  • Sep 24, 2010

    Congestion Pricing, Road Construction Best Solutions For Gridlock

    NCPA Research: Market Pricing Reduces Emissions, Discourages Needless Trips

    DALLAS - Current solutions for traffic congestion on U.S. highways, including the construction of old-style toll roads, are not useful and do little to address ancillary problems such as road maintenance. A better, more efficient solution is to implement congestion pricing, according to a brief analysis released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 22, 2010

    Medical Tourism Growing but Trends Changing

    NCPA Research Shows New Health Care Cost-Cutting Options

    As insurers and employers look for ways to cut health care costs, medical tourism - both abroad and within the U.S. - is an increasingly popular option for expensive procedures and care, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 08, 2010

    New NCPA Report: Health Reform Impact on Elderly and Disabled

    Two Former Trustees at September 8th Capitol Hill Briefing on Medicare Cuts

    Finding accessible and quality care for the elderly and disabled will become increasingly difficult because of the "stunning" reduction in Medicare spending in the coming years, according to a new findings from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).

  • Sep 07, 2010

    U.S. Needs To Lead in R&D, Not Follow

    Tax Credit Creates Jobs, Fuels Economic Growth

    Extending business tax credits for research and development (R&D) and making them permanent are necessary to create and retain high-level jobs in the U.S., according to a new research paper released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA). The report also concludes that expanding the R&D credits and making them permanent could grow gross domestic product (GDP) and increase taxable revenues.

  • Aug 25, 2010

    Health Reform Costs, Benefits Explained in NCPA Consumer's Guide

    The first detailed and objective consumer's guide on the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has just been released by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA), titled "What Does Health Care Reform Mean To You? A Consumer's Guide"