NPC Luncheon: Chris Evans & Mark Kassen

January 29, 2024

Chris Evans and Mark Kassen, co-founders of A Starting Point (ASP), spoke at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on January 29th, 2024. Founded to demystify politics, ASP has evolved over three years from a civic engagement resource to an information hub for young Americans on important…

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2023 Fourth Estate Award Honoring Kristen Welker

November 28, 2023

Kristen Welker, moderator of “Meet the Press,” received the National Press Club’s Fourth Estate Award during a gala in her honor on Nov. 28, 2023 in Washington, D.C. The award recognizes journalists who have made significant contributions to the field and is the Club’s most esteemed prize.

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NPC Newsmaker: AMA President Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH

October 25, 2023

American Medical Association (AMA) President Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH, addressed "what America’s looming physician shortage means for patients and health care, and how to fix it" at a NPC Newsmaker on October 25, 2023.

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NPC Newsmaker: Gen. David Hokanson

July 27, 2023

Gen. Daniel Hokanson, chief of the National Guard Bureau and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, spoke and took questions at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker on July 27, 2023.

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Evan Gershkovich Read-A-Thon Highlights

July 19, 2023

The National Press Club drew attention to Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gerschkovich's wrongful detention in Russia by publicly reading his stories for a 24-hour period from July 19-20, 2023.

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The Evan Gershkovich Case: Where Do We Stand After 100 Days?

July 13, 2023

Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich was detained by Russian security services March 29, 2023 while reporting in Russia and has been held in a Moscow prison ever since. His detention has now been extended until at least Aug. 30. This briefing examines the first 100 days of Evan’s detention…

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NPC Newsmaker: Rahul Gandhi

June 1, 2023

Rahul Gandhi, India's most prominent opposition leader, spoke at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker on June 1, 2023. His remarks focused on the future of Indian democracy, freedom of speech, and sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

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Kathy Kiely on the case of Emilio Gutiérrez Soto

May 3, 2023

Kathy Kiely, Lee Hills Chair in Free-Press Studies at the Missouri School of Journalism, speaks with National Press Club Executive Director Bill McCarren about the case of Emilio Gutiérrez Soto. Gutiérrez Soto is a Mexican journalist driven from his hometown in 2008 by death threats from the…

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The Kalb Report - A Special Celebration

April 22, 2023

Kalb Report Moderator Marvin Kalb and Executive Producer Michael Freedman were saluted for nearly three decades of excellence in bringing issues and guests at the forefront of democracy and the press to Club members, as well as current and aspiring journalists and the general public across the…

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NPC President Eileen O'Reilly Names Evan Gershkovich as 2023 John Aubuchon Award Winner

April 5, 2023

National Press Club President Eileen O'Reilly announces that Evan Gershkovich of the Wall Street Journal has been selected as the winner of the 2023 John Aubuchon Award for Press Freedom.

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