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Jun 23, 2016, 11:23 ET Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members...


Jun 20, 2016, 18:31 ET Jailing of Press Group's Rep in Turkey Alarms NPC

 National Press Club leaders expressed concern Monday about the reported arrest of a press freedom group's representative in Turkey....


Jun 20, 2016, 13:15 ET National Press Club Decries Death Penalty for Egyptian Journalists

The National Press Club expressed deep concern Monday over the Egyptian government's decision to uphold death penalties for three journalists. On...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:00 ET CMA Foundation Representatives and Country Music Artists Kristian Bush and Charlie Worsham to Perform at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. June 22

Country music artists Kristian Bush and Charlie Worsham will perform live at the National Press Club in Washington on Wednesday, June 22 as part of...


Jun 16, 2016, 13:05 ET How Can We Reduce the High Rate of Suicides Among Returning Veterans and Help the Survivors They Leave Behind? June 23 National Press Club Newsmaker Features Kim Ruocco of TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program)

Suicide in the United States has surged to its highest levels in 30 years, more lives have been lost to suicide in the past 15 years than the wars...


Jun 15, 2016, 16:10 ET Updated Report of Forced Organ Harvesting in China to be Released at National Press Club Newsmaker June 22; Researchers Say Falun Gong Practitioners Continue to be Killed for their Organs En Masse

Former Canadian Secretary of State for Asia-Pacific David Kilgour, investigative journalist Ethan Gutmann and Canadian human rights attorney David...


Jun 15, 2016, 12:09 ET Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez to Speak at June 22 NPC Luncheon

 Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez will return to the National Press Club for a June 22 luncheon where he will discuss the Department of Labor's...


Jun 14, 2016, 14:58 ET Country Music Artists Kristian Bush & Charlie Worsham to Perform at National Press Club June 22

Country music artists Kristian Bush and Charlie Worsham will appear at the National Press Club in Washington on Wednesday, June 22 for an acoustic...


Jun 14, 2016, 14:09 ET Former chief prosecutor for Guantanamo to discuss lawsuit against Library of Congress at June 17 newsmaker

 Morris Davis, the former chief prosecutor for the Guantánamo military commissions, who later spoke out publicly against the treatment of...


Jun 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Press Club Lauds Congressional Action on Transparency

 The National Press Club president congratulated Congress Tuesday for sending the president legislation aimed at making the federal government...


Jun 10, 2016, 18:06 ET Best-Selling Author Sebastian Junger to Discuss New Book and Breakdown of American Communities at 10 am, June 16 National Press Club Newsmaker

In his new book Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging, best-selling author Sebastian Junger discusses the breakdown of our communities and explores...


Jun 10, 2016, 17:57 ET Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman on First Visit to Washington as Ukraine's Leader to Speak at June 16 National Press Club Newsmaker

In his first foreign visit to the United States as Ukraine's Prime Minister, Mr. Volodymyr Groysman will discuss the current political situation in...


Jun 09, 2016, 09:00 ET Wolf Blitzer To Accept 2016 National Press Club Fourth Estate Award At Sept. 20 Gala

 Wolf Blitzer, acclaimed journalist and CNN's lead political anchor and host of "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer," will accept the...


Jun 06, 2016, 14:47 ET Philadelphia Mayor Joined by Democratic National Convention CEO and Host Committee Executive Director to Discuss Democratic Convention at 2 p.m., June 21, National Press Club Newsmaker

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, along with DNC Convention CEO Leah Daughtry and Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Executive Director Kevin...


Jun 06, 2016, 09:23 ET National Press Club Mourns Loss of National Public Radio Employees in Afghanistan

In the wake of the deaths Sunday in Afghanistan of a National Public Radio photographer and his translator, the National Press Club offered...


Jun 04, 2016, 07:05 ET National Press Club Statement on Death of Muhammad Ali

 Following is a statement by National Press Club President Thomas Burr on the passing of Muhammad Ali. The National Press Club collectively...


Jun 01, 2016, 17:43 ET National Press Club Decries Philippine President-Elect's Dangerous Rhetoric

The National Press Club condemned recent statements by the president-elect of the Philippines that journalists could be targeted for assassination....


Jun 01, 2016, 16:07 ET National Press Club Alarmed by Growing Press Crackdown in Egypt

The National Press Club on Wednesday voiced alarm over deteriorating press freedom conditions in Egypt following this week's arrest of the head of...


May 31, 2016, 16:47 ET National Press Club President: What Does Donald Trump Have Against the Constitution?

 The National Press Club president expressed alarm on Tuesday about Donald Trump's dangerous attitude toward the First Amendment. At a press...


May 31, 2016, 15:29 ET Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members...


May 25, 2016, 11:20 ET Press Club Welcomes Azeri Reporter's Release From Jail

 The National Press Club on Wednesday applauded the Supreme Court of Azerbaijan's decision to order the release of award-winning journalist...


May 20, 2016, 10:30 ET NEW TIME 9:30 am: U.S. Reps. Ellison and Carson, Congress' Muslim Members, at National Press Club Newsmaker May 24 to Discuss Islamophobia and Hate Speech Directed At Muslims

U.S. Representatives Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) and André Carson (D-Ind.) will discuss the rhetoric attacking Muslims and the Islamophobia in...


May 19, 2016, 16:21 ET Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

 Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as...


May 18, 2016, 12:06 ET May 23 Newsmaker with WV Attorney General, former EPA Air Office Head, and Utility Analyst Looks at Legal Landscape for Obama Clean Power Plan

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrissey will discuss the rapidly evolving legal case challenging the Obama Administration's Clean Power...


May 17, 2016, 13:19 ET U.S. Reps. Ellison and Carson, Congress' Only Muslim Members, at National Press Club Newsmaker May 24 Will Discuss Islamophobia and Hateful Rhetoric Directed At Muslims

U.S. Representatives Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) and André Carson (D-Ind.) will discuss the rhetoric attacking Muslims and the Islamophobia in...