National Press Club

  • NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns
    NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns

    April 12, 2013

    Award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, whose films include The Civil War and Jazz, discussed his film, The Central Park Five, at a National Press Club luncheon on April 12, 2013. The movie tells the story of five Harlem teenagers wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City's…

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  • NPC Luncheon with John H. Noseworthy, M.D.
    NPC Luncheon with John H. Noseworthy, M.D.

    April 9, 2013

    Dr. John H. Noseworthy, president and chief executive officer of the Mayo Clinic, called for scrapping the current federal reimbursement system for Medicare and Medicaid patients and replacing it with one that rewards health care providers who use the most effective and cost-efficent treatments at a April 9, 2013 National…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 4.8.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 4.8.2013

    April 8, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: The National Rifle Association introduces its "School Shield" program; Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) offers his views on gun control at an NPC Newsmaker event; senior Washington Post editors examine the digital future…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 4.1.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 4.1.2013

    April 1, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: BET Founder Robert L. Johnson looks for ways to help unemployed African Americans and other minorities; Akbar Ahmed questions the United States' use of drones in the Mideast to fight terrorism; the…

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  • The Kalb Report: American Newspapers In The Digital Age
    The Kalb Report: American Newspapers In The Digital Age

    April 1, 2013

    Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron and Managing Editor Kevin Merida join Marvin Kalb to discuss how our nation’s great newspapers can win the battle for the soul of journalism in an era of lightning speed, loose standards and massive competition.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Robert L. Johnson
    NPC Luncheon with Robert L. Johnson

    March 26, 2013

    Robert L. Johnson, Founder and Chairman of The RLJ Companies, addressed a March 26, 2013 National Press Club luncheon, sharing with attendees his findings from a recent Zogby poll, "Black Opinions in the Age of Obama."

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  • Press Club Rewind - 3.25.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 3.25.2013

    March 25, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: RNC Chair Reince Priebus examines his party's losses in the 2012 elections; UN Foundation chief Kathy Calvin talks about empowering adolescent girls; Syrian opposition leaders outline their path forward; a French military…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Kathy Calvin
    NPC Luncheon with Kathy Calvin

    March 20, 2013

    Investing in adolescent girls is the key to alleviating global poverty, United Nations Foundation President and chief executive Kathy Calvin told a National Press Club luncheon on March 20, 2013.

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  • NPC Speakers Breakfast with Reince Priebus
    NPC Speakers Breakfast with Reince Priebus

    March 18, 2013

    Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus addressed a National Press Club Speakers Breakfast on March 18, 2013. Priebus, who was re-elected as RNC Chair in January following a challenging 2012 election, discussed the forward strategy of the Republican Party.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 3.18.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 3.18.2013

    March 18, 2013

    Religion & Ethics takes a look at the new Pope; the director of the Center for Gun Policy and Research says guns are too easy to obtain; actress Mariska Hargitay campaigns to stop domestic violence and assault; the Club celebrates Sunshine Week with a panel discussion on post-9/11 laws; an…

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