NCPA Media: NCPA in the News
Jul 25, 2006
John F. Kennedy believed that "an economy hampered by restrictive tax rates will never produce enough revenue to balance our budget, just as it will never produce enough jobs or enough profits." So he proposed income tax rate reductions, which the Democratic Congress enacted the year after JFK's death. Back then, Democrats were for them: more than 80% of Democratic senators and representatives voted for the Kennedy tax cuts.
Jul 23, 2006
HAS our economic system become un fair to women? In "Leaving Women Behind," Kimberly Strassel of The Wall Street Journal, Celeste Colgan of the National Council on the Humanities and John Goodman of the National Center for Policy Analysis say "yes."
Jul 16, 2006
If you aren't participating in your company's 401(k), your employer might just sign you up.
May 16, 2006
LOS ANGELES, CA, United States (UPI) -- The thought of gasoline going to $4 per gallon this summer is small potatoes next to the high-stakes debate that is being revved up in anticipation of this month`s politically charged premiere of Al Gore`s documentary on global warming.
May 14, 2006
The single most important economic and sociological change in our society in modern times has been the entry of women into the labor market.
May 13, 2006
Here's a suggestion to all those sons scurrying in search of a Mother's Day present. Candy and flowers are swell, but a more lasting gift would be a call to your Senator or Congressman to request giving Mom a break.
May 02, 2006
Social Security's trust fund will run out of money in 2040, one year earlier than expected, and Medicare's trust fund will be depleted in 2018, two years earlier than expected, trustees for the programs said in their annual report yesterday.
May 01, 2006
WASHINGTON - The financial condition of Medicare is growing progressively worse and its problems will soon eclipse those of Social Security, the trustees of the government's two biggest programs said today.