National Press Club

Congressmen Israel, Price to preview U.S. congressional races at Oct. 30 Newsmaker

October 24, 2012 | By Ron Baygents |

The National Press Club will provide a congressional campaign update one week before the election, at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, with Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) and House Republican Policy Committee Chairman Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.). Each will give an opening presentation on the status and issues in the race, where all 435 members of the House of Representatives are up for election or re-election. They will discuss the chances of a change in control of the House or in the current ratio (240 Republicans, 190 Democrats, five vacancies) and the strategies and issues in play.

For more information, contact Bob Weiner,