National Press Club

  • Press Club Rewind - 3.19.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 3.19.2012

    March 19, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: George Clooney describes a rocket attack in Sudan; former Congressmen Patrick Kennedy & Jim Ramstad fight for the Mental Health Parity Act; Obamacare goes before the Supreme Court; experts outline issues…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Patrick Kennedy & Jim Ramstad
    NPC Luncheon with Patrick Kennedy & Jim Ramstad

    March 14, 2012

    Former Reps. Patrick Kennedy (D-RI) and Jim Ramstad (R-MN) discussed the Mental Health Parity Act at a National Press Club luncheon on March 14, 2012.

    Authors of the legislation named after the late Sen. Paul Wellstone, they spoke about the challenges surrounding its implementation. The law prohibits health insurance companies from…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 3.12.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 3.12.2012

    March 12, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: U.S. Servicewomen file a lawsuit alleging widespread rape in the armed forces; Jack Abramoff campaigns against corruption in government; TSA head John Pistole reports on airline safety; and The American Cancer…

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  • NPC Luncheon with John Pistole
    NPC Luncheon with John Pistole

    March 5, 2012

    John Pistole, head of the Transportation Security Administration, spoke at a March 5, 2012 National Press Club luncheon event. Pistole delivered a speech entitled "Counterterrorism, Risk-Based Security, and TSA's Vision for the Future of Aviation Security."

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  • Press Club Rewind - 3.5.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 3.5.2012

    March 5, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Michael Whalen of the Job Creators Alliance blames over-regulation for the poor job market; the Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations talks about Islamophobia in the U.S.; experts call for…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 2.27.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 2.27.2012

    February 29, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Danica Patrick talks about her transition to NASCAR and embracing her differences; The ACLU condemns voter ID laws and proposes alternate solutions to combat voter fraud; The United Arab Emirates celebrates…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Danica Patrick
    NPC Luncheon with Danica Patrick

    February 21, 2012

    Danica Patrick, America's auto racing sweetheart, warned a National Press Club luncheon audience on Feb. 21, 2012 not to "set expectations too high" as she prepares for her first appearance in the Daytona 500 stock car race and debut in NASCAR's top-level Sprint Cup series.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 2.20.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 2.20.2012

    February 20, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: A special NPC panel discusses freedom of expression in the Mideast; Pollsters predict a fighting chance for the GOP in this year's presidential election; Renewable energy receives bipartisan support at an…

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  • NPC Panel: Repression of Expression in the Mideast
    NPC Panel: Repression of Expression in the Mideast

    February 14, 2012

    The National Press Club's Press Freedom Committee hosted a panel on Feb 14, 2012 to examine the latest Mideast trends on repression of expression.

    The panel was moderated by Frank Smyth, executive director of Global Journalist Security (journalistsecurity.net) and senior advisor for journalist security at the Committee to Protect Journalists.

    Panelists included:

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  • Press Club Rewind - 2.13.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 2.13.2012

    February 13, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Attorneys General from Massachusetts and Virginia square off on health care constitutionality; Religion & Ethics discusses Obama's contraception compromise; Ambassador Ron Lauder warns that Iran is serious about nukes; and Al…

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