National Press Club

  • Press Club Rewind - 10.17.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 10.17.2011

    October 17, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood pushes President Obama's jobs bill; Craigslist founder Craig Newmark invests in Mideast stability; FTC chief Jon Leibowitz warns consumers to protect their personal information online; and…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Ray LaHood
    NPC Luncheon with Ray LaHood

    October 13, 2011

    Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said passage of President Barack Obama's jobs bill is a "no brainer" in his Oct. 13, 2011 luncheon speech at the National Press Club. The jobs bill would create thousands of new jobs and allocate $50 billion for roads, bridges and transportation and $10 billion for…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 10.10.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 10.10.2011

    October 10, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: the October General Membership Meeting; GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul questions the constitutionality of drone attacks; Senator Dick Durbin attempts to curb anti-immigrant sentiment; Senator Susan Collins defends the potato; science…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Ron Paul
    NPC Luncheon with Ron Paul

    October 5, 2011

    Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), candidate for the 2012 GOP presidential nomination, discussed his strategies to deal with many of the nation's problems at a National Press Club luncheon on Oct. 5, 2011.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns
    NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns

    October 3, 2011

    Prohibition sent American progress reeling backward and led to new social ills, including bootlegging and organized crime, documentary film maker Ken Burns told a National Press Club on October 3, 2011. Burns' visit coincided with the airing of his exhaustive three-part series "Prohibition" on PBS.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 10.3.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 10.3.2011

    October 3, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: The Family Research Council critiques the 2012 presidential candidates; Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels talks about why he's not in the running; Syrian Americans speak out against the regime in their homeland;…

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  • Access Denied: Science News and Government Transparency
    Access Denied: Science News and Government Transparency

    October 3, 2011

    Has the Obama administration lived up to its promise to make science more transparent and accessible to the public? An investigation in the September/October 2011 issue of Columbia Journalism Review (CJR) finds that despite President Obama's early promise to create an open government, the nation's science reporters feel there has…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Elon Musk
    NPC Luncheon with Elon Musk

    September 29, 2011

    Elon Musk, chief executive officer of SpaceX and founder of PayPal, addressed a National Press Club luncheon on September 29, 2011. He spoke about the future of human spaceflight in advance of his company's planned Nov. 30 flight to the International Space Station, the first private mission to ISS for NASA.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 9.26.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 9.26.2011

    September 26, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: actor Denzel Washington, NBA star LeBron James, singer Ashanti and director Ron Howard boost the Boys & Girls Clubs of America; Olympic medalist Michelle Kwan promotes nutrition as part of her…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 9.19.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 9.19.2011

    September 19, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Fiscal Commission chairs Sen. Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles urge Congress to "go big" on deficit reduction; aerospace industry leaders argue that their budget contributes to economic growth; an employment expert…

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