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

  • Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles
    Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles

    February 3, 2007

    This rising star in the Democratic Party, discussed pressing urban issues and the California political scene at a National Press Club luncheon on Wednesday, January 24.

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  • Jerry Zremski Inaugural
    Jerry Zremski Inaugural

    January 20, 2007

    The 2007 inauguration of incoming National Press Club President Jerry Zremski, featuring Buffalo mayor Byron Brown, the US ambassador from Poland, Buffalo News editor Margaret Sullivan, outgoing president Jonathan Salant, political satirist Mark Russell and more.

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  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid

    January 20, 2007

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid discuss "The State of the Union 2007." The Democratic leaders of the House and Senate discuss challenges facing the country, spell out their priorities for the 110th Congress and set the stage for President Bush's own State of the Union speech.

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  • The Race Beat
    The Race Beat

    January 17, 2007

    Gene Roberts and Hank Klibanoff
    Book Events at NPC

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  • Senator Edward M. Kennedy
    Senator Edward M. Kennedy

    January 13, 2007

    Senator Edward M. Kennedy gives a major policy address on the Iraq war and outlines the immediate actions Congress must take to reassert its constitutional power, protect our troops, and change the course of the President's strategy.

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  • Ford Tribute, Joan Collins
    Ford Tribute, Joan Collins

    January 5, 2007

    Using audio from the National Press Club archives, we pay tribute to President Gerald R. Ford, whose long relationship with the Club included his annual Gerald R. Ford journalism prizes. Then, in a luncheon on November 28, actor and author Joan Collins discusses the contributions and vitality of older people in all professions.

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  • Michael Sokolove and David Maranis
    Michael Sokolove and David Maranis

    December 23, 2006

    Michael Sokolove and David Maraniss talking baseball

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  • Marvin Kalb
    Marvin Kalb

    December 16, 2006

    Veteran journalist Marvin Kalb reprised his speech "A Reporter's Lament … And A Call To Arms" at a National Press Club luncheon on Friday, December 1. Kalb's speech reflected on his role as a charter member of the "nattering nabobs of negativism." He shared insights on the current state of journalism, the role of new technologies, and such factors as financial pressure, political pundits, government censors and terrorists.

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  • Myles Brand
    Myles Brand

    December 6, 2006

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  • David Paulison
    David Paulison

    December 2, 2006

    The Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) outlined a new vision for the agency at a Luncheon on November 3

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