National Press Club

  • 2011 State of The First Amendment Survey
    2011 State of The First Amendment Survey

    July 13, 2011

    The First Amendment Center, in partnership with the National Press Club, Freedom Forum and the American Society of News Editors, released results of its 2011 State of the First Amendment Survey on July 12, 2011 at the National Press Club.

    The presentation was given by Ken Paulson, ASNE president and First…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 7.11.11
    Press Club Rewind - 7.11.11

    July 11, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Marvin and Deborah Kalb discuss their new book with Ted Koppel; Admiral Mike Mullen talks about Al Qaeda in Yemen; Suzanne Taylor questions the country's priorities in the face of growing…

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  • NPC Newsmaker: Rep. Barney Frank
    NPC Newsmaker: Rep. Barney Frank

    July 11, 2011

    U.S. Rep. Barney Frank, ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee provided a report on congressional challenges facing the proposed U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau slated to begin operating in August.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 7.4.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 7.4.2011

    July 5, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: "Space guys" Charles F. Bolden (NASA Administrator) and Mark Kelly (astronaut) discuss the future of manned spaceflight and political aspirations (or lack thereof); Actor and activist Gary Sinise announces his foundation…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Charles F. Bolden & Mark Kelly
    NPC Luncheon with Charles F. Bolden & Mark Kelly

    July 1, 2011

    NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden Jr addressed a National Press Club luncheon on July 1, one week before the final scheduled space shuttle launch. He discussed America's continued commitment to leadership in human spaceflight, Bolden also spoke about NASA's plans to extend human presence beyond low-Earth orbit. Astronaut Mark Kelly,…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Gary Sinise
    NPC Luncheon with Gary Sinise

    June 30, 2011

    Actor Gary Sinise announced the formation of The Gary Sinise Foundation at a National Press Club luncheon address on Thursday, June 30. The foundation serves the nation by honoring service members, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need by supporting unique programs designed to entertain educate, inspire, strengthen,…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 6.27.2011
    Press Club Rewind - 6.27.2011

    June 27, 2011

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly video review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Outgoing FDIC chief Sheila Bair warns against short-term thinking in the housing market; retired NFL players argue for greater pension benefits; Former FEMA Director Michael Brown reflects on the Katrina debacle;…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Sheila Bair
    NPC Luncheon with Sheila Bair

    June 24, 2011

    Outgoing Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Chairman Sheila Bair, making her final public appearance as head of the banking oversight agency, told a National Press Club luncheon on June 24, 2011 that pervasive short-term thinking led to the worst financial downturn since the Great Depression.

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  • Haunting Legacy: Vietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama
    Haunting Legacy: Vietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama

    June 24, 2011

    A conversation with authors Marvin Kalb and Deborah Kalb was moderated by Ted Koppel on Friday, June 24

    The United States had never lost a war - that is, until 1975, when it was forced to flee Saigon in utter humiliation and abandon South Vietnam to a victorious communist army. The…

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  • NPC Newsmaker on Counterfeit Products
    NPC Newsmaker on Counterfeit Products

    June 23, 2011

    The National Press Club Newsmakers Committee hosted a Newsmaker forum on the growing threat counterfeit products pose to public health and safety, as well as the U.S. economy.

    The panel featured experts from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Eaton Corp. and Pfizer Inc., and explored how government and industry…

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