National Press Club

  • NPC Speakers Newsmaker with Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia
    NPC Speakers Newsmaker with Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia

    December 3, 2013

    President Juan Manuel Santos delivered remarks on Colombia's economic, political and social transformation, including the historic peace talks under way with the FARC rebel group, on December 3, 2013 at The National Press Club.

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  • NPC Oral History: Ike Pappas on the Kennedy and Oswald Assassinations
    NPC Oral History: Ike Pappas on the Kennedy and Oswald Assassinations

    November 20, 2013

    Ike Pappas, a radio correspondent in 1963 for WNEW-AM in New York, discusses his coverage of the JFK and Lee Harvey Oswald assassinations in Dallas on Nov. 22 and Nov. 24, 1963, respectively. This excerpt is presented in observance of the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Gloria Steinem
    NPC Luncheon with Gloria Steinem

    November 18, 2013

    Gloria Steinem, the feminist activist and founder of Ms. Magazine, spoke at a National Press Club luncheon on Nov. 18.

    Steinem is one of 16 people President Barack Obama honored this year with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor.

    In her more than 40 years advocating for women’s…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Walter W. Bettinger
    NPC Luncheon with Walter W. Bettinger

    November 11, 2013

    Walter W. Bettinger, CEO of The Charles Schwab Corporation, one of the world's largest investment companies, tackled issues facing future retirees at a National Press Club luncheon on Nov. 11, 2013.

    Bettinger, 52, presides over more than $2 trillion in client assets and 1.6 million retirement plan participants. As CEO since…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Judd Gregg
    NPC Luncheon with Judd Gregg

    November 7, 2013

    Former New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg, the CEO of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, unveiled new protections for investors endorsed by the banking group at a National Press Club luncheon on Nov. 7.

    Gregg was accompanied by leaders of several banks who are SIFMA members.

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  • Alan Greenspan: The Map and the Territory
    Alan Greenspan: The Map and the Territory

    November 6, 2013

    Dr. Alan Greenspan discusses his latest book, "The Map and the Territory: Risk, Human Nature, and the Future of Forecasting," at a Nov. 6, 2013 National Press Club Book & Author event.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Goldie Hawn
    NPC Luncheon with Goldie Hawn

    November 5, 2013

    Oscar-winning actress and children's advocate Goldie Hawn speaks about a science-based education program to address emotional stress among children at a National Press Club luncheon on November 5, 2013.

    Hawn, disturbed by increases in school violence, youth depression and suicide, founded The Hawn Foundation in 2003 to help children develop the…

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  • Where Were You When Kennedy Was Shot?
    Where Were You When Kennedy Was Shot?

    November 4, 2013

    Four journalists who went on to prominent careers share their experiences in Dallas on Nov. 22 1963 when Lee Harvey Oswald's shots changed their lives -- and the life of the nation -- forever.

    CBS News Senior Correspondent Bob Schieffer was a cub reporter on the Fort Worth Star Telegram when…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Sally Jewell
    NPC Luncheon with Sally Jewell

    October 31, 2013

    Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, in the aftermath of the federal government shutdown, discusses the economic value of our nation's national parks and other public lands at a National Press Club luncheon on October 31, 2013.

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  • George Takei speaks at NPC Luncheon - Oct. 18, 2013
    George Takei speaks at NPC Luncheon - Oct. 18, 2013

    October 18, 2013

    Actor and gay rights advocate George Takei spoke about LGBT issues at a National Press Club luncheon on October 18th, 2013.

    Takei, who became famous playing Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu on the Star Trek TV series and in the franchise's films, has become and outspoken advocate for the rights of lesbian, gay,…

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