NCPA Media: News Release

  • Mar 23, 2001

    What Are The Prospects For Medicare Reform This Year?

    The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) and the National Association for Business Economics' (NABE) Health Economics Roundtable will co-sponsor a Capitol Hill briefing to answer some of the critical questions about the chances for Medicare reforms this Congress.

  • Mar 20, 2001

    Gun Show Loophole Doesn't Exist

    Mandating background checks at gun shows will not reduce crime significantly. Rather than closing a loophole in current law, mandatory background checks will be a step towards banning private firearm sales between individuals.

  • Mar 15, 2001

    Bush Makes Right Call On Co2

    President Bush's announcement that the administration will not impose mandatory emissions reductions for carbon dioxide on the nation's power plants is good news for our nation's energy and environmental policy.

  • Mar 12, 2001

    How Should Texas Grow?

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Texas is expected to grow by more than 7 million people by the year 2025-the second largest increase in the nation.

  • Mar 08, 2001

    Bush Tax Cut Affordable, Trigger Not Workable

    The following is the testimony given today by Bruce Bartlett, senior fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis before the House Budget Committee hearings on the economic impact of President Bush's tax cut and budget priorities.

  • Mar 07, 2001

    Bipartisan Consensus Builds For Health Care Tax Credits

    A bipartisan group of Hill leaders joined economists from the Dallas-based National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) to discuss the growing consensus for creating a tax credit to help the millions of uninsured Americans purchase private health insurance.

  • Mar 07, 2001

    Bush Tax Cut Won't Cost As Much As Predicted

    President Bush's proposed tax cut will not cost as much as is predicted because the published estimates do not take into account the rate cut's macroeconomic impact of increased growth.

  • Mar 05, 2001

    NCPA & AMA Host Briefing On Tax Credits, A Bipartisan Approach To Expanding Health Care Coverage

    A bipartisan consensus is beginning to form between President Bush and both Republicans and Democrats in Congress over enacting tax credits to expand health care coverage to the over 43 million uninsured.