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Fast Food Giant McDonald's is Pressured to Promote Sound Science Regarding Food Safety and Potential of GMOs
"The reluctance of McDonald's to defend GM foods highlights a major reason why the public is so ill-informed about this issue," says National Center Free Enterprise Project Director Justin Danhof... More on McDonald's and GMOs...

New York Times Columnist, Nanny State Foodie War-Monger
Imagine that. A New York Times columnist is a self-proclaimed leader of the left-wing politicization of food... More on Mark Bittman...

The Impact of King v. Burwell
If the Supreme Court rules in favor of the plaintiffs in King v. Burwell, what impact will it have on our health care system and our economy more broadly? More on King v. Burwell and ObamaCare...

Je Suis Pamela Geller
If Pamela Geller doesn't stand up for free speech, who will? More on Pamela Geller...

Health Care Odds & Ends: ObamaCare State Exchanges Disaster Edition
"Nearly half of the 17 insurance marketplaces set up by the states and the District under President Obama's health law are struggling financially," says the Washington Post. Here are some of the worst... More on ObamaCare exchanges...

RAD Calls Out Caving Corporations
Home Depot and Lowe's would rather stick their consumers with higher prices and inferior products than take on left-wing activists... More on Home Depot, Lowe's and phthalates...

Leading Good Governance Group Blasts Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson for Calling Religious Liberty Law "Madness"
At the annual meeting of Marriott shareholders in Washington, D.C., the National Center for Public Policy Research blasted the hotel giant's CEO, Arne Sorenson, for comments he recently made disparaging Indiana's religious freedom restoration law and, by extension, all Americans of faith... More on defending human rights...

A Better Jobs Report, but Not Good Enough News for the American Economy
Despite the better-than-anticipated jobless numbers, the devil is always in the details... More on Obama jobs report...

Are More Young and Healthy People Signing up for ObamaCare? No.
The 28 percent is still far from the 38 percent that the Obama Administration said was needed to keep the risk pools on the ObamaCare exchanges stable... More on ObamaCare and 'young invincibles'...

Medicare's Victims: How the U.S. Government's Largest Health Care Program Harms Patients and Impairs Physicians
Only two short months until the release of David Hogberg's new book... More on Medicare failures...

Surprise! ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion Leads to Increase in ER Visits
A new survey finds 75% of ER doctors have seen an increase in ER visits in the last year. This was entirely predicable... More on ObamaCare and ER visits...

National Center for Public Policy Research Urges Coca-Cola to Conduct Public Education Campaign About Safety of GMOs
Despite what the "Food Babe" and Dr. Oz say, science shows that GMOs are safe... More on Coca-Cola and GMOs...

Goal: Reduce Harm from Tobacco Use
Jeff Stier is speaking this week at the Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association's (SFATA) 2015 annual conference... More on SFATA 2015...

Project 21 Members Speak Out on Baltimore Riots
Members of the Project 21 black leadership network have been in demand by a media trying to figure out why the looting and rioting in Baltimore is being favorably compared by some to the historic protests of the Civil Rights Movement... More on the Baltimore riots...

A Woman on the $20 Bill? Make Her an Entrepreneur
Did you know that the first female self-made millionaire in American history was born to newly-freed slaves? You may not know the name of Madam C.J. Walker, but David Almasi says she's the perfect candidate to be the first woman immortalized on American paper currency... More on selecting a woman for the $20 bill...

Justin Danhof Explains Our Work at GE on the O'Reilly Factor
Danhof asked General Electric's Jeff Immelt if he would release GE's written communications with the State Department relating to State helping GE with a $1.9 billion deal -- and GE making a nice donation to the Clinton Foundation... More on General Electric, Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation...

Cynical Power Company Supports Regulations that Will Increase Its Profits, But Harm the American People
Under our questioning, the CEO of Exelon reiterated the company's support for President Obama's flawed energy policy... More on Exelon, energy policy and climate change...

Black Conservatives on Baltimore Looting, Violence: "Felons Don't Need 'Space to Destroy'"
The Baltimore mayor's statement essentially endorsing mayhem hasn't helped matters in the city... More on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and 'space to destroy'...

The Health Care You Get Will Depend on Your Political Clout--Specialty Drug Edition Redux
Shouldn't a child's necessary growth hormone be covered under health insurance, especially after ObamaCare’s coverage mandates went into effect? Well, no... More on ObamaCare and specialty drugs...

Boeing Refuses to Disclose Any Boeing-State Department-Clinton Foundation Email Correspondence
The Boeing CEO refuses to make public any emails between Boeing and the U.S. State Department during the time State helped Boeing secure a Russian contract and Boeing made a contribution to the Clinton Foundation... More on Boeing, the Clinton Foundation and Hillary Clinton...

Conservatives 3 - Liberals 0
Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer and Honeywell investors have overwhelmingly rejected the left's call that they stop working with conservative organizations and public officials... More on Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Honeywell and ALEC...

Clinton Foundation May Have an Enron Problem
Having served in senior management of a non-profit with the same tax status as the Clinton Foundation for nearly 30 years, David Ridenour testifies that it's very hard to make this same tax "mistake" after year... More on the Clinton Foundation's tax returns...

Bill O'Reilly is All Over Our Question to GE's Jeff Immelt
O'Reilly covered our Justin Danhof asking Immelt if he would release GE's written communications with the State Department during the time State was helping GE with a deal in Algeria, and GE was donating to the Clinton Foundation.... More on General Electric and the Clinton Foundation...

General Electric's Jeff Immelt Says GE Will Not Make Public Written Communications with State Department During Period When It Made a Major Donation to the Clinton Foundation and then-Secretary of State Clinton Secured a $1.9 Billion Contract with the Algerian Government
Immelt replied, in part: "That's not something we would do"... More on General Electric and the Clinton Foundation...

Free-Market Activist Shares ObamaCare Alternatives with Major Health Care Insurer
The National Center criticized Cigna for its continued support of ObamaCare... More on Cigna and ObamaCare...

Leading Free Market Activist Group Advises Investors to Reject Upcoming Shareholder Resolutions Designed to Stifle Free Speech and Defund Market-Based Policy Solutions
Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer and Honeywell investors face votes on anti-capitalist measures... More on Johnson & Johnson, Honeywell and Pfizer shareholder meetings...

ObamaCare's Amazing Wayback Clause
David Hogberg connects ObamaCare's Wayback Clause to slowdown in Medicare growth ... More on Medicare and ObamaCare...

Human Toll of California's Drought A "Man-Made Disaster"
On the Fox Business Network, Bonner Cohen noted that the California drought is rooted in misguided policies to save a fish already considered by many to be a lost cause... More on the California drought...

California Water Shortage Was Caused by Environmentalists
Our Bonner Cohen says environmentalists are to blame for the human suffering caused by California water shortages, and he's not the only one who thinks so... More on the California drought...

Free Market Group Asks Major Health Insurer to Explain Continued Support for ObamaCare
We asked the Humana CEO why the company is still defending ObamaCare... More on Humana and ObamaCare...

Audit the Fed, but Be Careful Who Gets That Power
Do we really want the U.S. Congress politicizing monetary policy? More on auditing the Federal Reserve...

Another Reason to Oppose the Medicare Doc Fix Bill
David Hogberg really wants to support the "Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act" (MACR), but he concludes, "either remove MIPS or scrap this piece of junk and start over"... More on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACR)...

Medicare Doc Fix Bill Is IPAB-Lite
The Daily Caller has run David Hogberg's new paper... More on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACR)...

Are Republicans and Democrats Creating a Mini-Death Panel for Medicare in the "Bipartisan" Doc Fix Bill?
With the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACR), Congress is set to establish an IPAB-like payment system in Medicare... More on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACR)...

Medicare Doc Fix Bill Is IPAB-Lite
The new payment system MACR creates for Medicare is eerily similar to the Independent Payment Advisory Board model... More on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACR)...

Leftist Concern for Black Lives Seems More Political than Compassionate, Says Project 21's Cooper On "O'Reilly Factor"
Horace Cooper notes that that the facts show there is really "an elevated risk of death that will not come from law enforcement, but that will come from other black Americans"... More on Walter Scott...

As Liberal Congressman Blames Conservatives for SC Shooting, Project 21's Horace Cooper to Speak Sense on O'Reilly Tonight
Rep. James Clyburn claims the climate for the shooting was created by people who believe in self-defense, voter ID -- even redistricting!... More on Walter Scott and James Clyburn...

Black Conservatives on South Carolina Police-Involved Shooting
Project 21 members comment about the shooting of Walter Scott... More on Walter Scott...

Good News for Rare Diseases: Big Profits
If it wasn't for the ability to make a profit, drug companies wouldn't be moving into the area of rare diseases. So here's hoping that many areas of health care become very profitable... More on curing rare diseases...

Hands Off: Don't Raid Your Retirement Accounts!
Are you tempted to dip into your retirement savings? Project 21's Fred Banyon urges you to ask yourself five questions before you do so... More on withdrawing from your retirement savings...

Winter Blues Can't Be Blamed for Poor Economy — "About Those Jobs Numbers" For March 2015
It's not a good Friday for the Obama Administration. A new report on jobless numbers came out today... More on Obama jobs report...

Uber Fights Cab Discrimination
The advent of the Uber ridesharing service is changing the attitude of the cab industry. The desire to provide quality service seems to have helped trump preconceived racial notions that wronged Danny Glover, Project 21's Gianno Caldwell and countless others in the past... More on Uber and discrimination...

Celebrity Chef Tom Colicchio Divides Us Between Red Plates and Blue Plates
In National Review, Jeff Stier and Julie Kelly examine the divisive activism of MSNBC food correspondent Tom Colicchio... More on Tom Colicchio...

Sustainable Growth Rate Repeal Bill Will Harm Medicare Patients
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act will reward physicians for avoiding the patients most in need... More on the Sustainable Growth Rate and MACR...

SGR Repeal Bill Will Harm Medicare Patients
MACR would remove the unworkable Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) from Medicare's payment system and replace it with a payment system that is even worse... More on the Sustainable Growth Rate and MACR...

Repealing the SGR Without Adding (Too Much) to the Deficit
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act will repeal the dreaded Sustainable Growth Rate -- but it will also cost $141 billion over ten years... More on SGR repeal...

#StarbucksCoffeeIsMorallySuperior
David Hogberg praises his neighborhood, nonpolitical coffee shop... More on #RaceTogether...

Obama's Economy Is Only Successful If Success Is Redefined
Under President Obama, the economic success that's being celebrated essentially papers over the pain of millions of struggling Americans... More on the Obama economy...

ObamaCare At Five: Lipstick on a Pig
The Los Angeles Times is doing its best to put a positive spin on ObamaCare... More on ObamaCare turning 5...

Liberal Race-Card Tactics Condemned in Loretta Lynch Attorney General Confirmation Process
Project 21 members call Senator Dick Durbin's "back of the bus" comment "truly shameful"... More on Loretta Lynch nomination...

Upset with Ringling Bros. for Taking Elephants out of the Circus? Blame PETA Instead
In an op-ed for USA Today, Jeff Stier reminds readers that radical animal rights activists are to blame for the loss of elephants in the Ringling Bros. circus... More on Ringling Bros. and elephants...

Loretta Lynch Race Card Tactics Rebuffed by Black Conservatives
Project 21 members see Lynch as just another nominee, not someone who deserves special treatment because of her skin color or her gender... More on Loretta Lynch nomination...

Hey Amy & David, You Should Adopt This Policy for NCPPR!
Now this is an awesome employee incentive program: "Eric Puryear with Puryear Law in Davenport, Iowa, has given his employees an extra $50 a month if they get their permits and carry a gun"... More on incentives for carrying a gun...

Health Care Odds & Ends: Government Incompetence Edition
Guess what Canada's oh-so-wonderful single-payer system DOESN'T cover? More on ObamaCare and government-controlled health care...

Conservative and Libertarian Alternatives to ObamaCare
Here is a spreadsheet showing all of the health care reform plans offered by the political right... More on conservative and libertarian alternatives to ObamaCare...

Many Changed Their ObamaCare Plans Because It Was Too Expensive Not To
Are ObamaCare enrollees "surprisingly smart shoppers" or just not inordinately stupid? More on shopping around for ObamaCare plans...

Obama Immigration Policy Questions His Commitment to Making Black Lives Matter
Project 21's Ted Hayes asks: "In a nation of immigrants, do black lives matter?" More on the effect of immigration on black Americans...

Free Market Leader Questions Walt Disney on Worker Freedoms
In response to the National Center's questioning, Disney CEO Bob Iger agreed to personally review the company's employee policies... More on Disney and employee conscience protection...

Fixing Veterans Health Care
If veterans can take the money they get from the VHA and use it to buy private health insurance, that's a very good start. But then it begins to get worrisome... More on VA health care...

The VA Scandal May Be Much Worse
There may be many more problems with the VA that have not been made public... More on VA scandal...

Consumer Product Safety Commission Fails to Adhere to Guidelines During Process of Phthalate Alternative Rulemaking
CPSC is using outdated data to make rules... More on phthalate ban...

Gender-Bending Gym Rule Goes Too Far in Catering to LGBT Agenda
Project 21's Council Nedd II says people shouldn't have to be confronted with gender-bending surprises when they go to work out... More on Planet Fitness's transgender policy...

Project 21's LeBon Defends Voter ID, Decries Big Government Abuses on MSNBC
"I'm a black leader. I'm in favor of voter ID. I don't really care what the other black leaders are saying"... More on voter ID and Ferguson...

Tim Cook has Another "Tim Cook Moment"; Denigrates Capitalism at Apple Shareholder Meeting
Is the Apple CEO ashamed of profit? More on Apple, Tim Cook and ROI...

Transparency Urged for Apple at Shareholder Meeting Today
Investors and taxpayers both have a right to know the risks of Apple's alternative energy projects... More on Apple, energy and transparency...

Risk Analysis Division's Comments to Consumer Product Safety Commission on Proposed Chemical Ban
Jeff Stier responds to CPSC's proposed ban of toys and child care articles containing specified phthalates... More on CPSC and phthalates ban...

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