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Michael Shanahan, political reporter and educator, dies

Club member Michael Shanahan, a reporter and educator, passed away Saturday, days after suffering a stroke.

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Club's 37th annual book fair draws more than 100 authors

More than 100 authors signed books and greeted Club members and the general public at the 37th annual Press Club Book Fair and Authors Night Nov. 18.

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Vietnam still casts shadow over U.S. foreign policy, Kalb says

From the fall of Saigon in 1975 right up to President Barack Obama’s decision to send U.S.

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From the President's Desk


Why the National Press Club is so special

I would like to share with you the full text of my remarks today to the General Membership Meeting.

Welcome to the National Press Club. I am Myron Belkind, and I would like to begin my president’s report with a statement to you, the members of the Club, about a column published in yesterday’s Washington Post by Dana Milbank, one of our former members and a well known journalist who has written often about events that happen in rooms at the NPC just like this one.

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