Forbes: Higher wages don’t cause inflation alone, but they can be a factor, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in a Forbes commentary.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Forbes: Some Toyota workers who relocate could see tax savings of over a million dollars in their lifetimes, according to NCPA Senior Fellow Pam Villarreal’s report featured in a Forbes article.
The Wall Street Journal: The answer to reducing economic inequality is to raise the living standard of those in the lower end of the economic spectrum, says NCPA Emeritus Board Member Pete du Pont in a Wall Street Journal commentary.
NCPA: Not only is Texas Gov. Rick Perry right about the Texas business climate trumping New York’s, a new analysis from the National Center for Policy Analysis’ State Tax Calculator shows New York residents would profit enormously by moving to Texas.
FOX News: When people stop paying their premiums, it’s up to doctors and hospitals to foot the bill for their care, says NCPA President John Goodman on FOX’s America’s Newsroom.
Colorado Health Insurance Insider: NCPA Senior Fellow Linda Gorman’s examination of claims that failing to expand Medicaid will cause 17,000 deaths per year was highlighted in the latest edition of the Health Wonk Review hosted at Colorado Health Insurance Insider.
FOX News: When a patient falls behind on their premium payments, could be left with an unpleasant surprise, says NCPA President John Goodman on FOX News. Under ObamaCare, insurance companies are only obligated to cover 30 of the 90 day grace period for patients who stop paying, leaving doctors with the bill for the last 60 days.
Newsmax: The current warming trend will lead to economic growth, according to an NCPA report featured in a Newsmax article.
FOX News: What we need to know is not how many people have signed up for ObamaCare, but how many paid their first month’s premium and will continue to pay through the rest of the year, says NCPA President John Goodman on FOX News’s Special Report with Bret Baier.
Poverty has exploded to record levels under President Obama.
Washington Examiner: Reducing the corporate tax rate to 9 percent and eliminating the loopholes would increase wages by 6 percent in the short term and 9 percent in the long-term, according to a Washington Examiner article covering the corporate income tax study conducted by the NCPA’s Tax Analysis Center.
Politico: The NCPA’s Tax Analysis Center’s latest study on cutting the corporate income tax was featured in Politico’s Morning Tax Report.
CNSNews.com: Eliminating the corporate income tax would produce major economic benefits and welfare gains in the U.S., says NCPA Senior Fellow Laurence Kotlikoff in a CNSNews.com piece. Kotlioff discussed the income tax study conducted by the NCPA’s Tax Analysis Center at a Capitol Hill briefing in D.C.
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FOX News: ObamaCare fails to deliver because the demands of Democratic constituencies and special interests were simply thrown together rather than handled in a manageable way, says NCPA President John Goodman in an op-ed by Cal Thomas at FOX News.com.
OklahomaWatchdog.org: The Surgery Center of Oklahoma offers a cost incentive alternative for quality care, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in an OklahomaWatchdog.org article. The Surgery Center has agreed to provide lower cost medical procedures to Oklahoma County employees.
Heartland Institute: Both sides of the minimum wage debate focus on the wrong issue, says NCPA Senior Fellow Richard McKenzie in an interview with Heartland.
Dallas Morning News: If the minimum wage is raised, employers will compensate by cutting other benefits, such as vacation time and training, says NCPA Senior Fellow Richard McKenzie in a Dallas Morning News article.
Forbes: Convincing the public that a little inflation is a good thing is going to be a tough sell for Janet Yellen, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in a Forbes commentary.
Dallas Morning News: Overstimulation or overregulation of the economy can both lead to negative consequences, says NCPA Distinguished Fellow Bob McTeer in a Dallas Morning News article.
Marginal Revolution: Raising the minimum wage could result in reduced fringe benefits, increased work demands, and decreased job training, says NCPA Senior Fellow Richard McKenzie in a post at Marginal Revolution.