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PBS host Tavis Smiley to discuss his book on King assassination Sept. 25

Award-winning broadcaster Tavis Smiley will discuss his latest book, “Death of a King,” which chronicles the 12 months leading up to Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, at a National Press Club Book Rap on Thursday, Sept. 25.

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Calling all Book Fair participants: Applications now accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the National Press Club's 37th Annual Book Fair and Authors' Night, in partnership with Politics & Prose, to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 5:30-8:30 p.m.

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Beef up immigration courts, judges urge at Newsmaker

Two federal judges, speaking in their capacity as leaders of the National Association of Immigration Judges (NAIJ), called for more resources for immigration courts at a National Press Club Newsmaker news conference Aug. 17.

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From the President's Desk


The Importance of Supporting Scholarship

The most satisfying aspect of being National Press Club president is informing the winners of three major scholarships awarded each year.

We heard from the 2014 winners at the annual NPC Journalism Awards dinner on July 30, and each expressed deep appreciation for the scholarships, which will enable them to pursue their studies to advance their professional goals in journalism.

None of these scholarships would be made possible were it not for the major fundraising efforts by the National Press Club Journalism Institute, the non-profit affiliate of the National Press Club.

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