Photos: CDC Coronavirus Update

February 12, 2020

As additional cases of a novel coronavirus (first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China) were confirmed in the United States, Dr. Anne Schuchat, Principal Deputy Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided an update on the CDC’s ongoing response to the coronavirus…

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Photos: NPC Newsmaker with Sec. Robert Wilkie

February 5, 2020

Following President Trump’s 2020 State of the Union Address, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie spoke at a National Press Club Newsmaker at February 5 to announce new initiatives designed to better serve America’s veterans and their families.

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Photos: "The Boys on the Bus" - 12 Elections Later

January 31, 2020

Following the 1972 McGovern campaign, writer Timothy Crouse wrote "The Boys on the Bus," the seminal book on campaign reporting. Heading into a new campaign for 2020, The National Press Club invited three reporters who were on that bus (and they weren’t all boys) to participate in a panel…

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Photos: Jan. 27, 2020 NPC Briefing on Austin Tice

January 27, 2020

Debra Tice, the mother of detained journalist Austin Tice, held a news conference on Jan. 27, 2020 at the National Press Club to provide an update and to be part of the announcement of the second annual Night Out For Austin Tice, a national awareness campaign.

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Photos: Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch

December 9, 2019

Lonnie G. Bunch III, the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian and the first African American to hold the office in its nearly 175-year history, discussed his vision for the institution and signed copies of his book, “A Fool’s Errand: Creating the National Museum of African American History and Culture…

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Photos: NPC Newsmaker with Marianne Williamson

October 24, 2019

Marianne Williamson, seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, spoke at a National Press Club Newsmaker event on Oct. 24, 2019.  Ms. Williamson outlined her proposal to create a cabinet-level U.S. Department of Peace, that she said would contain both domestic and international elements,…

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Photos: Andrew Yang NPC Newsmaker Event

October 21, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate, author and entrepreneur Andrew Yang spoke at a National Press Club Newsmaker event on October 21, 2019. Yang talked about his “Humanity First” platform, including his flagship proposal, the Freedom Dividend, human-centered capitalism, and the mounting crisis of…

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