NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • May 06, 2014

    Chase Commits $5 Million To Bridge Skills Gap With Needs-Based Training Program

    New training efforts are valuable to Irving-based Signal Metal Industries, which has had trouble finding welders and other skilled workers.

    Dallas Morning News: The skills gap created by variance in education is real, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in a Dallas Morning News article.

  • May 05, 2014

    Study Calls Wide Mass. Coverage a Lifesafer

    The Boston Globe:  NCPA President John Goodman advises those touting the success of the Massachusetts health care law to ensure that the good news holds true before celebrating in a Boston Globe article.

  • May 04, 2014

    Fed Is Powerful, But Not Free Of Mistakes

    The Federal Reserve, which on Wednesday decided to continue with its tapering program by withdrawing $10 billion of monthly stimulus money, directs US monetary policy with a combination of data and anecdote, quantitative analysis and horse sense. But some

    The Christian Science Monitor: NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer discusses the 2008 housing market crash and the structure of the Federal Reserve in a book review at The Christian Science Monitor.

  • May 02, 2014

    Money Manager Mirhaydari: Inflation Is Knocking at the Door

    Newsmax’s Money News: An increase in wages alone would likely not be enough to fuel inflation, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in an article at Newsmax’s Money News.

  • Apr 29, 2014

    Toyota workers who move to Texas from California could save big on taxes

    In addition to beautiful bluebonnets in the spring, Toyota workers who move to Texas when the automaker consolidates U.S. operations in Plano could also enjoy significant tax savings over their lifetimes.

    Dallas Morning News: After analyzing the impact of Toyota’s relocation to Texas on the NCPA’s State Tax Calculator, NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal says that “in general, people of all incomes will save in Texas,” in a Dallas Morning News article.

  • Apr 29, 2014

    Toyota's Move To Texas From California Could Save Millions In Taxes For Its Employees As Well, A Report Says

    International Business Times: Toyota employees who relocate from California to Texas along with the company could see their discretionary income increase anywhere from $2,500 to $14,000 per year, according to a report by NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal featured in an International Business Times article.

  • Apr 29, 2014

    Underlying Costs of ObamaCare

    FOX News: The underlying costs of ObamaCare are higher than anticipated and can only be expected to increase next year, says NCPA President John Goodman on FOX News’s Special Report with Bret Baier.

  • Apr 28, 2014

    Let's Go Places: Toyota Workers Could Save Big Tax Dollars With Move

    Forbes: When Toyota announced its move to Texas, the main focus was on how much the company would save in business taxes. However, “there’s also a story here about the impact on Toyota workers who make the move,” says NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal in a Forbes article. Villarreal’s new reportuses the NCPA’s State Tax Calculator to show how much workers will save if they relocate.