National Press Club

Gerald R. Ford Journalism Awards

June 11, 2007

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Run time: 62 minutes

James Baker and Lee Hamilton address a National Press Club luncheon as part of the annual Gerald R. Ford Foundation Journalism Awards presentation. Former Secretary of State Baker and former Indiana Representative Hamilton paid tribute to the 38th president and answer questions on such issues as implementation of recommendations made by their bi-partisan Iraq Study Group in December 2006. Jack Ford, son of the late president presented the foundation's annual awards for outstanding coverage of the presidency and national defense issues.