National Press Club

  • Emilio Gutiérrez-Soto Update - October 12, 2018
    Emilio Gutiérrez-Soto Update - October 12, 2018

    October 12, 2018

    Eduardo Beckett, the lead attorney for Emilio Gutiérrez-Soto, the National Press Club's 2017 Press Freedom award winner, briefed reporters on continuing legal threats to the Mexican reporter on October 12, 2018.

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  • NPC Newsmaker: Speaker Paul Ryan
    NPC Newsmaker: Speaker Paul Ryan

    October 8, 2018

    On October 8, 2018 House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) delivered remarks and took questions at a National Press Club Newsmaker event. The Speaker's announced topic was "how Americans are ‘Better Off Now,." Following his address, Speaker Ryan took questions from the press.

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  • NPC Book Rap: Steve Kornacki - "The Red and The Blue"
    NPC Book Rap: Steve Kornacki - "The Red and The Blue"

    October 5, 2018

    It seems to be the most popular rhetorical question posed by political pundits, cable news contributors, your coworkers, your friends, and even your Uber driver: when did we become so divided as a nation? In “The Red and The Blue: The 1990s and the Birth of Political Tribalism,” MSNBC host…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Al Jazeera Director Dr. Mostefa Souag
    NPC Luncheon with Al Jazeera Director Dr. Mostefa Souag

    October 2, 2018

    Dr. Mostefa Souag, the Director General of Al Jazeera, appeared at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on October 2, 2018 to discuss what the future looks like for the network.

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  • The Kalb Report - Truth Be Told: Journalism in the Age of Trump
    The Kalb Report - Truth Be Told: Journalism in the Age of Trump

    October 1, 2018

    From the introduction of so-called “alternative facts” to charges of “fake news,” the Trump Administration has engaged in a relentless assault on the press. Journalists have responded with their own relentless coverage of an administration brimming with controversy and leaks.

    How are journalists holding up under withering criticism from this administration…

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  • 2018 "Press vs Politicians"  National Press Club Spelling Bee
    2018 "Press vs Politicians" National Press Club Spelling Bee

    September 27, 2018

    Relationships between politicians and the media who cover them have been tested throughout history, but on September 27, 2018 in the National Press Club’s historic ballroom, fun and friendly competition prevailed as lawmakers and reporters compete in the uproariously entertaining Press vs. Politicians Spelling Bee.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson
    NPC Luncheon with Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson

    September 26, 2018

    Heather Wilson, the 24th Secretary of the U.S. Air Force, delivered an address on “The Future of American Air Power in the 21st Century,” including plans for future space and cyber operations as well as the incorporation of new technologies and weapons systems, at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon…

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  • NPC Luncheon with craigslist founder Craig Newmark
    NPC Luncheon with craigslist founder Craig Newmark

    September 24, 2018

    Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies, appeared at a Sept. 24, 2018 National Press Club Headliners Luncheon to discuss his philanthropic efforts to strengthen trust in news.

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  • NPC Luncheon with EMILY's List President Stephanie Schriock
    NPC Luncheon with EMILY's List President Stephanie Schriock

    September 18, 2018

    With a record number of women running for office at all levels of government, Stephanie Schriock, President of political action committee EMILY’s List, appeared at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on September 18, 2018 to review the field of Democratic pro-choice female candidates on the ballot across the country.

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  • Annapolis Capital Gazette staff honored at NPC Journalism Awards ceremony
    Annapolis Capital Gazette staff honored at NPC Journalism Awards ceremony

    August 30, 2018

    Editor Rick Hutzell accepts the National Press Club President's Award at the 2018 NPC Journalism Awards ceremony on behalf of the staff of the Annapolis Capital Gazette for their journalistic service and bravery in the face of a newsroom shooting that left five of their co-workers dead.

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