National Press Club

Book Rap: Dana Perino "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side"

Book Rap: Dana Perino "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side"

April 24, 2015 6:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

And the Good News Is...Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary for President George W. Bush and current co-host of The Five, will discuss and sign copies of her new book “And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side.”

The event includes an author discussion, Q&A from the audience, and book signing. Tickets are $5 for NPC members; $10 public. This event is a fundraiser for the nonprofit NPC Journalism Institute.

“And the Good News Is...” traces Dana Perino’s unlikely journey through politics, the White House, and television. From her years as a press secretary for President George W. Bush to her daily debates with colleagues on Fox News' hit show The Five, Perino reveals the lessons that have guided her through a life of challenges and achievement -- including stories from behind the scenes at the White House and The Five.

Dana Perino is a Fox News Contributor and co-host of one of the most popular shows on cable television, The Five. Perino was the first Republican woman to serve as the White House Press Secretary. She served for over seven years in the administration of George W. Bush, including at the Department of Justice after the terrorist attacks on 9/11. Perino has written for national outlets regarding topical issues including political and communication strategy, foreign aid, health care and humanitarianism.. Perino met her husband, Peter McMahon, on an airplane in 1997 and she moved to England and married him within a year. They now live in Manhattan with their dog, Jasper.

No memorabilia permitted. All sales are final; no refunds will be issued.

For More Information On This Event, Contact:

Nicole Hoffman
nhoffman@press.org