National Press Club

  • 2017 NPC Fourth Estate Award Ceremony
    2017 NPC Fourth Estate Award Ceremony

    October 4, 2017

    Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon, award-winning sports journalists and co-hosts of ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption, received the National Press Club’s most esteemed prize, the Fourth Estate Award, at a Press Club gala in their honor on October 4, 2017.

    The beleaguered press corps of Mexico and the White House Correspondents' Association…

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  • Rep. Don Beyer Prepares for 2017 NPC Spelling Bee
    Rep. Don Beyer Prepares for 2017 NPC Spelling Bee

    September 26, 2017

    Coming the evening of Tuesday, September 26
    7:00 pm, the National Press Club
    Tickets at: http://www.press.org/spelling-bee

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  • 2017 "Press vs. Politicians" National Press Club Spelling Bee
    2017 "Press vs. Politicians" National Press Club Spelling Bee

    September 26, 2017

    Relationships between politicians and the media who cover them are constantly being highlighted, but on Sept. 26, 2017 at the National Press Club, fun and friendly competition prevailed as lawmakers and reporters competed in the uproariously entertaining Press vs. Politicians Spelling Bee.

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  • NPC Newsmaker: Mental Health & The Opioid Crisis
    NPC Newsmaker: Mental Health & The Opioid Crisis

    September 25, 2017

    At a September 25, 2017 National Press Club Newsmaker event Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH), Co-Chair of the House’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Caucus, joined three frontline healthcare workers to discuss the opioid crisis, what they see as the lack of parity between mental health and physical healthcare and their call…

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  • NPC Luncheon with NEA President Lily Eskelsen García
    NPC Luncheon with NEA President Lily Eskelsen García

    September 8, 2017

    As more than 50 million public school students head back to classrooms across the country, National Education Association (NEA) President Lily Eskelsen García assessed the Trump education agenda and its potential impact on students and public schools at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon September 8, 2017.

    Eskelsen García’s address to…

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  • NPC Newsmaker: Civil Rights & DOJ - Then & Now
    NPC Newsmaker: Civil Rights & DOJ - Then & Now

    September 7, 2017

    White supremacists march through a southern city. The federal courts are hearing cases involving issues of voting rights and discrimination. Is it 1965 or 2017?

    Former assistant attorneys general from both Republican and Democratic administrations appeared at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker event on Sept. 7, 2017 to discuss the…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Derrick Johnson
    NPC Luncheon with Derrick Johnson

    August 29, 2017

    New NAACP President Derrick Johnson addressed the future of the NAACP at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on Aug. 29, 2017.

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  • Can We Talk? Public Access, Security And Civility In A Hyper-Partisan Age
    Can We Talk? Public Access, Security And Civility In A Hyper-Partisan Age

    August 4, 2017

    In hopes of de-escalating the increasingly fraught relations between the press and the people they cover, the National Press Club’s nonprofit Journalism Institute on Aug. 4 convened Can We Talk?, an open meeting for newsmakers, the people who protect them and the people who cover them.

    After a year of violent…

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  • 2017 National Press Club Journalism Awards and NPC Journalism Institute Scholarship Winners Dinner
    2017 National Press Club Journalism Awards and NPC Journalism Institute Scholarship Winners Dinner

    July 28, 2017

    Among the honorees: Bloomberg wins the Breaking News Award for their coverage of the Brexit vote, the Washington Post’s David Fahrenthold is honored for tracking Donald Trump’s charitable contributions, and NPR’s David Folkenflik wins the top award for press criticism in broadcast.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Gen Mark A. Milley
    NPC Luncheon with Gen Mark A. Milley

    July 27, 2017

    The Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army General Mark A. Milley spoke at a National Press Club Luncheon on July 27, 2017.

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