NCPA Media: News Release

  • May 25, 2010

    Oberstar's Proposal To Revise Clean Water Act Is More Than EPA Can Handle

    NCPA Expert Says the Federal Government Already Mismanages Lands They Currently Regulate.

  • May 25, 2010

    NCPA: Doctor Shortage To Result From Increased Patient Load

    Provider & Services Alternatives Can Help Meet Health Care Demand

    Millions of people will try to access health care services that simply won't be there because the already strained health care providers will not be able to meet the increased demand, as a direct result of the new national health care reform, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.

  • May 18, 2010

    Health Care Tax Credit For Small Businesses Comes With A Price

    New NCPA Report Says Employer Penalties Will Negatively Affect Job Creation

    Although the IRS announced yesterday the ground rules for small businesses expecting to claim a new federal tax credit, small business owners may be in for a big surprise. The tax credit penalizes employers if they hire more workers or increase salaries, according to a new report by the National Center for Policy Analysis.

  • May 13, 2010

    NCPA: Climate Bill Good For Nuclear, Drilling, But Still A Tax

    NCPA Expert Says Kerry-Lieberman Bill Will Result in Lost Jobs, Higher Prices

    Although Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) claims that the Kerry-Lieberman climate bill, which was formally released yesterday, will not raise taxes for Americans and will have "very little if any cost increase to the American consumer," the bill will inevitably have the same negative economic impact of any other tax, according to H. Sterling Burnett, Senior Fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis.

  • Apr 29, 2010

    Green Jobs More Hype Than Hope

    NCPA Expert Says Subsidized Green Job Creation will Cost More Jobs than It Creates

    Dallas - A big supporter of green jobs, President Obama has regularly touted legislation containing provisions to subsidize green job creation. Unfortunately, there is growing evidence that government support of green industries will cost more jobs than it creates, according to a new analysis by the National Center for Policy Analysis.

  • Apr 22, 2010

    National Traffic Gridlock Expert At Dallas Event

    Randal O'Toole To Discuss Transportation Pitfalls & Solutions

    Author and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Randal O'Toole contends that government "congestion experts" may actually be making America's traffic problem worse. On Tuesday, April 27, O'Toole is the featured speaker at the National Center for Policy Analysis sponsored event, and will outline simpler, less expensive, and more effective solutions

  • Apr 22, 2010

    Less Need For Earth Day And More Need For "People Day"

    Obama Administration Puts Desires of Environmental Lobbyists Before Everyday People

    With the recent actions taken by the Obama administration, it has been Earth Year, so there is not much of a need for Earth Day, according to H. Sterling Burnett, Senior Fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis.

  • Apr 05, 2010

    New Fuel Efficiency Standards Won't Reach Goals

    NCPA Expert Says New Fuel Efficiency Regulations may Result in Premature Death and Demise of Auto Industry

    President Obama's finalized tougher gas mileage standards for new cars and trucks seems intent on pushing policies that will result in increased production of smaller, less safe cars, and that could bode ill for the auto industry.