National Press Club

  • NPC Luncheon with Adm. Karl Schultz
    NPC Luncheon with Adm. Karl Schultz

    December 6, 2018

    As climate change continues to erode seasonal ice coverage in the Arctic, access through the Northwest Passage continues to expand, opening up greater possibilities for scientific exploration and international trade. With just two aging icebreaker vessels currently capable of navigating this expanding frontier (compared with Russia’s fleet of 41 icebreaking…

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  • 2018 NPC Fourth Estate Award Honoring Dean Baquet and Martin Baron
    2018 NPC Fourth Estate Award Honoring Dean Baquet and Martin Baron

    November 29, 2018

    Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron and New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet receive the National Press Club's most esteemed award, the Fourth Estate Award, at a Press Club gala in their honor on November 29, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Baquet and Baron are the 46th recipients of the…

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  • NPC Book Rap - Marvin Kalb: "Enemy of the State"
    NPC Book Rap - Marvin Kalb: "Enemy of the State"

    November 15, 2018

    In his latest book, “Enemy of the People: Trump’s War on the Press, the New McCarthyism, and the Threat to American Democracy,” legendary journalist Marvin Kalb pulls from our recent history to prove that the great American experiment would suffer certain failure if not for a free and vigorous press.…

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  • National Press Club Journalism Insitute Briefing on Austin Tice
    National Press Club Journalism Insitute Briefing on Austin Tice

    November 13, 2018

    A briefing with Robert O'Brien, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs, discussing the Austin Tice case. Also the National Press Club, along with the Free Austin Tice Coalition partners including: The Washington Post, McClatchy, Reporters Without Borders, and Georgetown University, discuss a new project: "Night Out For Austin Tice."

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  • NPC Luncheon with Sec. Robert Wilkie
    NPC Luncheon with Sec. Robert Wilkie

    November 9, 2018

    Tenth Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Hon. Robert Wilkie assessed the performance of his Department and outlined his goals for the care of our nation's Veterans just before the Veterans Day holiday at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on November 9, 2018.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Doris Kearns Goodwin
    NPC Luncheon with Doris Kearns Goodwin

    November 5, 2018

    On the eve of the midterm elections, world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin shared her seventh book, “Leadership in Turbulent Times,” at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon, November 5, 2018.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Sen. Ben Sasse
    NPC Luncheon with Sen. Ben Sasse

    October 31, 2018

    Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) discussed his book, “THEM: Why We Hate Each Other – and How to Heal,” at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon and Book Signing Event on October 31, 2018.

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  • NPC Luncheon with NASM Director Dr. Ellen Stofan
    NPC Luncheon with NASM Director Dr. Ellen Stofan

    October 22, 2018

    Dr. Ellen R. Stofan, former chief scientist at NASA and the first female director of the National Air and Space Museum, shared her vision for the future of the Museum and how the museum is helping lead the national commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Lunar Program at…

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  • 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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