National Press Club

Radio Broadcasts from the Club

From the National Press Club features a variety of NPC Luncheon Speakers, Newsmakers and other newsworthy events as well as original roundtable discussions. The 58-minute program, produced entirely by NPC members, is also available for download from iTunes. Radio stations or other entities interested in airing the program should contact NPC management or send an email to radio@press.org.

  • National Press Club luncheon with Nick Jonas
    National Press Club luncheon with Nick Jonas

    September 11, 2009

    Teen music sensation Nick Jonas of The Jonas Brothers talks about living with Juvenile Diabetes during a National Press Club luncheon on August 24, 2009.

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  • Michael Chertoff Michael Hayden National Press Club Newsmaker Event
    Michael Chertoff Michael Hayden National Press Club Newsmaker Event

    August 27, 2009

    Two recent top government officials defended the use of contractors in conducting intelligence work at an Aug. 20 joint Newsmaker and Book & Author event. Former CIA Director Michael Hayden and former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff explained that it is often necessary for agencies to bring in outside talent to fill a need for a particular skill. They appeared at the Press Club on a day when the intelligence contractor issue topped the news.

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  • Gail McGovern, CEO American Red Cross
    Gail McGovern, CEO American Red Cross

    August 22, 2009

    Gail McGovern, of the American Red Cross, speaking at the National Press Club on the challenges of operating the nation's largest non-profit agency through this difficult economy.

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  • Senator John Kerry discusses climate change at a National Press Club luncheon
    Senator John Kerry discusses climate change at a National Press Club luncheon

    August 10, 2009

    Senator John Kerry talks about the pros and cons of climate change at an NPC luncheon on July 29, 2009.

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  • Congressman Barney Frank
    Congressman Barney Frank

    July 30, 2009

    Congressman Barney Frank of Massachussettes discuses the recent financial and housing crisis at a National Press Club Lunceon on July 27th.

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  • Morris Dees
    Morris Dees

    July 25, 2009

    Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, speaking at the National Press Club on the recent upsurge in hate crimes and right-wing extremism, illustrated most recently by the attack on the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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  • Wayne Clough luncheon
    Wayne Clough luncheon

    July 16, 2009

    Smithsonian Institution Secretary Wayne Clough discusses the Smithsonian going digital at a National Press Club luncheon.

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  • Admiral Mike Mullen
    Admiral Mike Mullen

    July 10, 2009

    The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told a National Press Club luncheon about the military efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan, the state of the U-S military, and his reflections on U-S service members.

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  • Robert Herz - Chairman, Financial Accounting Standards Board
    Robert Herz - Chairman, Financial Accounting Standards Board

    July 3, 2009

    "One welcome development that has arisen from the financial crisis is that a broader constituency is calling for greater transparency as necessary ingredient for recovery and the rebuilding of investor and public confidence," said Robert Herz, chairman of the influential Financial Account Standards Board, at a June 26 Club luncheon.

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  • Roundtable Obama
    Roundtable Obama

    June 28, 2009

    Obama at six months. hosted by Rick Dunham and his guests were Carolyn Lochhead and Julie Mason.

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