"Without the press, the Civil Rights movement would have been like a bird without wings."
- Congressman John Lewis

 

Reporters are witnesses. To silence the press is to silence the people, silence accountability and silence truth.

 

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Club Reservations

 

The National Press Club is following the city’s phased reopening guidelines. In Phase 2 (current status) the Reliable Source restaurant is open at 50 percent capacity and the club is limited in the number of guests we can accommodate in order to remain 6 feet apart.

Any member wishing to visit the club must complete a reservation request.

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National Press Club Members have long known that their private label brand wine produced exclusively for them in Napa Valley is a great value and a very good wine experience. Now that same wine is for the first time available to members and NPC clients in limited quantities for home use.

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The National Press Club Journalism Institute is serving the community with coronavirus support through a new weekday newsletter, reported stories, a leadership column, a daily writing group, self-care tips, online programming, a virtual library, and more.

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"Freedom of the press is not just important to democracy, it is democracy." - Walter Cronkite