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National Press Club schedules celebration of fifty years of '60 Minutes' on March 27

A half century after the debut of "60 Minutes," the most popular news program in television history, the National Press Club plans to feature Executive Producer Jeff Fager and correspondent Bill Whitaker to talk about the its impact, history and f

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National Press Club extends deadline for journalism contest to April 16

The National Press Club has extended the deadline for its annual journalism contest to Monday, April 16.

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National Press Club cancels Headliners Book Rap featuring late Justice Scalia's son

The National Press Club is canceling the Headliners Book Rap featuring Christopher Scalia and the book Scalia Speaks: Reflections on Law, Faith, and Life Well Lived, scheduled for Tuesday, March 20.

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President Andrea Edney's Inaugural Address

Good evening Ladies and Gentlemen. By now you all know that I am Andrea Edney. It is my honor to serve as the 111th President of the National Press Club.

First, I would like to thank the Academy ... oh wait, this is Washington. I’ve heard it said that Washington is Hollywood for geeks and wonks, but you wouldn’t know it looking out at this well dressed, beautiful crowd tonight. Thank you for being here.

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