National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Secretary Thomas Perez, U.S. Department of Labor

NPC Luncheon with Secretary Thomas Perez, U.S. Department of Labor

October 20, 2014 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

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U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez will speak at a National Press Club luncheon on Oct. 20. Perez has been an advocate for boosting the minimum wage, and has been meeting with business leaders across the country to argue that higher wages can improve the economy.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session ending at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $22 for Press Club members (NPC Members may purchase two tickets at this rate) and $36 for all other non-member tickets. For questions, please email reservations@press.org or call (202) 662-7501. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.

NPC Members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must RSVP separately to VIPreception@press.org 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the Luncheon to attend the VIP reception.

To submit a question in advance, put PEREZ in the subject line and email to president@press.org before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon.

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