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.

  • Cal Ripken Jr.
    Cal Ripken Jr.

    April 14, 2007

    The former Baltimore Orioles superstar and 2007 inductee in the Baseball Hall of Fame will discuss his new book "Get in the Game."

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  • Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
    Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

    April 7, 2007

    Liberia's fist woman president and Africa's first elected female head of state, addressed a National Press Club luncheon audience spoke on Friday, February 16, 2007. Born in Liberia in 1938, Johnson-Sirleaf traces her ancestry to former slaves from the United States. Her education eventually brought her full circle, as she completed her studies at the University of Colorado and Harvard, where she earned a master's degree in public administration. Her first run for the presidency put her in personal peril, and she was even charged with treason.

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  • IRS Commissioner Mark W. Everson
    IRS Commissioner Mark W. Everson

    March 31, 2007

    IRS Commissioner Mark W. Everson addressed future tax administration issues and reported on the 2007 tax season at a National Press Club luncheon on Tuesday, March 27.

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  • Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia)
    Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia)

    March 24, 2007

    Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) speaks on the war in Iraq and the growing economic divide in America. Webb has been an outspoken critic of the war in Iraq since before the invasion.

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  • The Future of Journalism
    The Future of Journalism

    March 10, 2007

    Host Marvin Kalb interviews Anne Marie Lipinski, senior vice president and editor of The Chicago Tribune, Cliff Sloan, publisher of Slate magazine and vice president of Washingtonpost-Newsweek Interactive; Sean McMannus, president of CBS News and Sports; and Paul Steiger, managing editor, The Wall Street Journal and vice president of Dow Jones, recorded live on March 5th, 2007, in the National Press Club ballroom.

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  • California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
    California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

    March 3, 2007

    The governator and former movie star discussed issues such as immigration, health care and attempts to find greater consensus between Republicans and Democrats. He also spoke about his meeting with President George W. Bush. Included are also remarks by Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano, who chairs the National Governors Association, and was in Washington for the same meeting as Governor Schwarzenegger.

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  • Words that Work: It's not what you say, it's what People Hear
    Words that Work: It's not what you say, it's what People Hear

    February 27, 2007

    Frank Luntz
    Book Events at NPC

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  • White House Press Secretary Tony Snow
    White House Press Secretary Tony Snow

    February 24, 2007

    Now it's Tony Snow's chance: he gets to direct his questions to the White House press corps, for a unique, interesting and informative conversation on the Bush presidency and the press.

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  • Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. and Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich
    Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. and Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich

    February 17, 2007

    Both led their respective parties' victories on Capitol Hill in different years and discuss their new books. Schumer's book is "Positively American: Winning Back the Middle Class Majority One Family at a Time," and Gingrich's is "Winning the Future."

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  • The Kalb Report-Arab Journalists: Another Perspective
    The Kalb Report-Arab Journalists: Another Perspective

    February 10, 2007

    A panel of leading journalists representing Arab news organizations joined Marvin Kalb on Monday, February 5, 2007, taking a hard look at differing perceptions and coverage of major news from the Middle East and around the world, including the war in Iraq and the Arab-Israeli peace process.

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