National Press Club

  • Press Club Rewind - 1.28.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 1.28.2013

    January 28, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Civil rights leaders from Alabama plan to honor victims on the 50th anniversary of the 1963 Birmingham church bombing; Human Rights Watch reports the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Police Department mishandled sexual assault…

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  • NPC Special Event: the Inauguration of Angela Greiling Keane
    NPC Special Event: the Inauguration of Angela Greiling Keane

    January 26, 2013

    Angela Greiling Keane, a reporter for Bloomberg News, was inaugurated as the 106th president of the National Press Club was on Saturday, January 26. Former NPC president Donna Leiwand Leger served as the Mistress of Ceremonies for the formal dinner and celebration in the crowded ball room. The evening was…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 1.21.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 1.21.2013

    January 21, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Los Angeles mayor Antonio Villaraigosa calls for immigration reform; the Presidential Inaugural Committee outlines their plans for a day of service; NPC member and author Paul Dickson presents his new book, "Words…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Antonio Villagairosa
    NPC Luncheon with Antonio Villagairosa

    January 14, 2013

    Congress faces an ambitious agenda, but immigration reform cannot wait another political season, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said Jan. 14, 2013 at a National Press Club luncheon.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Leon Panetta
    NPC Luncheon with Leon Panetta

    December 18, 2012

    Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta used a Dec. 18, 2012 National Press Club luncheon to urge Congress to "do the right thing" by avoiding the across-the-board spending cuts of the looming "fiscal cliff" and approving the defense strategy contained in the Defense Department’s budget proposal.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 12.10.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 12.10.2012

    December 10, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: James Taylor performs and shares his thoughts on the 2012 election; Jake Tapper talks about his book, "The Outpost," about soldiers stationed in Afghanistan; Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) outlines his plan to…

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  • NPC Luncheon with James Taylor
    NPC Luncheon with James Taylor

    December 7, 2012

    James Taylor, a self-described “unapologetic liberal,” told a Dec. 7, 2012 National Press Club Luncheon that a “reasonable dialogue” with conservatives is good for the country. Taylor, who raised nearly $10 million for the Obama presidential 2012 campaign, was in Washington for the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony. He said…

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  • Senator Bernie Sanders speaks at December 5, 2012 NPC Newsmaker event
    Senator Bernie Sanders speaks at December 5, 2012 NPC Newsmaker event

    December 5, 2012

    With the gap between rich and poor growing, Congress must adopt a seven-step plan for fixing federal deficits that won't hurt the middle class, Senator Bernie Sanders, a Vermont Independent, said at a Dec. 5, 2012 National Press Club Newsmaker event.

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  • Jake Tapper discusses "The Outpost" at The National Press Club
    Jake Tapper discusses "The Outpost" at The National Press Club

    December 5, 2012

    ABC News Senior White House Correspondent and award-winning journalist Jake Tapper discusses his book "The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor" at a National Press Club Book & Author event on Dec. 5, 2012.

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  • Following the Money: A Post-Mortem on 2012 and a Look to What's Next
    Following the Money: A Post-Mortem on 2012 and a Look to What's Next

    December 4, 2012

    The National Press Club Journalism Institute and the club's Professional Development Committee look at campaign fundraising in the 2012 election and offer advice on covering the avalanche of money in the future. The session originally took place Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012.

    Panelists include:

    Trevor Potter, former Federal Election Commission chairman, president of…

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