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Dec 22, 2014, 12:19 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: The Political Punch of the Pro-Life Movement in the 2014 Elections and Beyond

A week ahead of the 42nd anniversary of Roe v. Wade and the annual March for Life, Marjorie Dannenfelser – president of the national pro-life...

Dec 18, 2014, 14:50 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: What Would Martin Luther King Say About Gun Violence, Race Relations, The Economy and the Struggle for Equality Today?

One week before what would have been slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 86th birthday, Alveda King – MLK's niece and...

Dec 18, 2014, 11:36 ET
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The Cadillac Three added to February 21 Lineup for "District Country" Concert at National Press Club

 Country rockers The Cadillac Three, who have toured with the likes of ZZ Top, The Eli Young Band and Eric Church, have signed on to perform at...

Dec 16, 2014, 18:27 ET
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Press Club Welcomes Another Court Decision Favoring Press Freedom

The National Press Club welcomed an appellate court's decision that an Illinois reporter cannot be compelled to reveal the identity of an anonymous...

Dec 14, 2014, 15:46 ET
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National Press Club Dismayed Over Reported Arrests of Turkish Journalists

 The National Press Club president expressed concern over reports that Turkish authorities have arrested a couple of dozen people in what...

Dec 13, 2014, 12:18 ET
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National Press Club Pleased at Reported Decision in Risen Case

Leaders of the National Press Club expressed relief at reports that the Justice Department will not force a reporter to disclose in court the...

Dec 12, 2014, 21:47 ET
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Bloomberg's John Hughes Elected National Press Club President

John Hughes of Bloomberg News has been elected president of the National Press Club, the world's leading professional organization for...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:58 ET

Love and Theft to Headline "District Country" Concert Feb. 21 at DC's National Press Club

 National country music hit makers Love and Theft and Trailer Choir are coming to downtown Washington, DC February 21, 2015 for the...

Dec 09, 2014, 19:45 ET
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National Press Club Urges Iran to Free Washington Post Reporter

The National Press Club pressed the government of Iran on Wednesday to do its utmost to free a Washington Post reporter who has been in jail for...

Dec 05, 2014, 15:46 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: Commerce Official, Former Intellectual Property Czar, Industry experts to Address Advances, Value, Benefits of Data Innovation

The National Press Club Newsmakers Committee will host government and industry software experts to address data advances and innovation at a...

Nov 30, 2014, 19:22 ET
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UVA president cancels NPC appearance amid controversy

University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan has canceled her appearance at a National Press Club luncheon, which was set for Monday, Dec. 1,...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:27 ET
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Democratic Policy Chair Sen. Charles Schumer to Diagnose What Went Wrong for Democrats in 2014, What Lies Ahead for 2016 At National Press Club Newsmaker

Senate Democratic Policy Chair Charles Schumer (D-NY) will diagnose what went wrong for Democrats in the 2014 election and what they must do to be...

Nov 22, 2014, 12:27 ET

Senator Schumer National Press Club Newsmaker Tuesday, Nov. 25, 10AM To Diagnose 2014, 2016, & Beyond

Senate Democratic Policy Chair Charles Schumer (D-NY), a key member of the leadership, will diagnose what went wrong for Democrats in the 2014...

Nov 17, 2014, 11:18 ET
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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...

Nov 14, 2014, 16:15 ET
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House Asst. Minority Leader Rep. James Clyburn to Discuss Governing in Post-Midterms Environment at National Press Club

 House Assistant Minority Leader Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-SC) will discuss governing and the issues in the post-midterms environment at a...

Nov 11, 2014, 14:11 ET
Nov 10, 2014, 12:12 ET
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NPC Newsmaker: Top Advisor to Ukraine's President Poroshenko to Discuss Formation of New Government, Recovery of Stolen and Corrupt Assets

Oleg Mahnitskyi, senior advisor to President Petro Poroshenko, is bringing the new Ukraine administration's quest for the recovery of stolen and...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:29 ET
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University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan to Speak at National Press Club, December 1

University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan will discuss the challenges and opportunities in higher education today at a National Press Club...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:03 ET
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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...

Nov 03, 2014, 12:53 ET
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Press Club welcomes statements urging end to impunity in the murder of journalists

 The National Press Club on Nov. 3 warmly welcomed recent calls by the White House and the United Nations to end the widespread impunity that...