National Press Club

  • 2015 NPC "Politicians vs. Press" Spelling Bee
    2015 NPC "Politicians vs. Press" Spelling Bee

    October 21, 2015

    Politicians from both sides of the aisle battle journalists in the 2015 National Press Club "Politicians vs. Press" Spelling Bee, held Oct. 21 at The National Press Club.

    Returning champion Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) defends his title on a team of politicians that includes Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-Pa.), Rep. Don Beyer…

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  • 2015 Fourth Estate Award Honoring Gwen Ifill
    2015 Fourth Estate Award Honoring Gwen Ifill

    October 15, 2015

    NPR special correspondent Michele Norris, The Washington Post’s Dan Balz and former PBS reporter Charlayne Hunter-Gault paid tribute to PBS NewsHour co-anchor Gwen Ifill as she received the Fourth Estate Award for lifetime achievement in journalism at a dinner Oct. 15, 2015.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Dr. Ben Carson
    NPC Luncheon with Dr. Ben Carson

    October 9, 2015

    Dr. Ben Carson, one of the leading contenders for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, discussed his new book at an Oct. 9, 2015 National Press Club luncheon.

    Carson's new book, which he wrote with his wife, Candy Carson, is titled: "A More Perfect Union: What We the People Can Do to…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
    NPC Luncheon with Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

    October 7, 2015

    Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake told a luncheon at the National Press Club on Oct. 7, 2015 that other cities can take a page from the high profile riots that consumed the Maryland city earlier this year, particularly when its comes to the relationship between the police and their communities.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Gov. Gary R. Herbert
    NPC Luncheon with Gov. Gary R. Herbert

    October 2, 2015

    Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert, newly-appointed chairman of the National Governors Association, laid out his 2015-16 Chair’s Initiative, “States: Finding Solutions, Improving Lives,” at a National Press Club Luncheon on Oct. 2, 2015.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Raimonds Vējonis
    NPC Luncheon with Raimonds Vējonis

    October 1, 2015

    Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis discussed the geopolitical situation in the Eastern Europe, plans for increased defense spending in his country and migrant crisis in Europe -- at a National Press Club luncheon on Oct. 1, 2015.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Sec. of Education Arne Duncan
    NPC Luncheon with Sec. of Education Arne Duncan

    September 30, 2015

    Education Secretary Arne Duncan, one of President Barack Obama’s original cabinet members, discussed what's ahead in education policy at a National Press Club luncheon on Sept. 30, 2015.

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  • NPC Breakfast with NEA Chair Jane Chu
    NPC Breakfast with NEA Chair Jane Chu

    September 28, 2015

    The arts are for everyone, and the National Endowment for the Arts plans to make sure that’s the case through a new initiative called “Creativity Connects,” which NEA Chairman Jane Chu unveiled at a National Press Club breakfast on September 28, 2015.

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  • The Kalb Report - Inside Baseball
    The Kalb Report - Inside Baseball

    September 28, 2015

    On January 25, 2015, Rob Manfred became just the tenth person in history to hold the office of Commissioner of Baseball.

    In the 22nd season opener of The Kalb Report, legendary journalist and lifetime baseball fan Marvin Kalb explores the beauty, simplicity, complexity, humor and historical significance of Our National Pastime…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby
    NPC Luncheon with Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby

    September 21, 2015

    Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby discussed whether substantive change is possible in the current environment of college athletics at a National Press Club luncheon on Sept. 21, 2015.

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