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Video Greetings From Hamrick Inauguration

Video Greetings From Hamrick InaugurationLuminaries from his home state (and his adopted home of D.C.) sent their well-wishes on the occasion of Mark Hamrick's inauguration as 104th President of The National Press Club. Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kansas), Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kansas) and Ted Leonsis, owner of the Capitals and Wizards, congratulate Mark via video.

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Jonathan Aiken and AP Colleagues Praise Hamrick

Jonathan Aiken and AP Colleagues Praise HamrickPersonal friend and Media Relations Director for The American Red Cross, Jonathan Aiken, introduces a video Roast from Mark Hamrick’s current colleagues at The Associated Press, who reveal the new NPC president’s idiosyncrasies with tongues planted firmly in cheeks.

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Pete Weber and Kevin Harlan Reminisce About Hamrick

Pete Weber and Kevin Harlan Reminisce About HamrickFormer colleague Pete Weber (play-by-play announcer for the Nashville Predators ) and college buddy Kevin Harlan (play-by-play announcer for CBS and TNT Sports) share their memories of Mark Hamrick on the occasion of his inauguration as 104th President of The National Press Club.

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Kevin Roach Pays Tribute to Mark Hamrick

Kevin Roach Pays Tribute to Mark HamrickMark Hamrick’s boss, Kevin Roach, Vice President and Director of U.S. Broadcast News for The Associated Press, shares his thoughts on what makes Mark, the newly-minted President of The National Press Club, such an asset to both the AP and the Club.

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Bill Kurtis Delivers Keynote Address at Hamrick Inauguration

Bill Kurtis Delivers Keynote Address at Hamrick InaugurationLegendary newscaster (and fellow Kansan) Bill Kurtis delivers the keynote address at the Jan. 29, 2011 inaugural gala for Mark Hamrick.

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Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis Swears Mark Hamrick Into Office

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis Swears Mark Hamrick Into OfficeU.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis addresses the audience at the inaugural gala for Mark Hamrick, 104th President of The National Press Club, before administering the oath of office.

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Mark Hamrick Inaugural Address

Mark Hamrick Inaugural AddressMark Hamrick, the newly-inaugurated 104th President of The National Press Club, addresses the Club, laying out his vision for his administration and his thoughts on the state of journalism in 2011.

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Outgoing NPC President Alan Bjerga Toasts Hamrick

Outgoing NPC President Alan Bjerga Toasts HamrickThe National Press Club's 103rd President, Alan Bjerga, fulfills a Club tradition by passing along his learned wisdom as Mark Hamrick's predecessor. He also performs a song written for just this occasion.

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President Obama Congratulates Mark Hamrick

President Obama Congratulates Mark HamrickPresident Obama delivers his congratulations to Mark Hamrick on becoming the 104th President of The National Press Club.

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