Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

Aug 16, 2011, 16:17 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members and guests only."  Credentialed press may cover Luncheons and Newsmakers. Events listed are subject to last-minute changes. Space may be reserved at any NPC Luncheon by calling 202-662-7501. To save time and avoid waiting in line, tickets can be paid for in advance by using a credit card or putting tickets on a house account if there is a credit card on file with the Club. Reservations are not required for Newsmakers, unless otherwise noted.


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August 19, 2011
Governor Gary Johnson, Former Governor of New Mexico and candidate for the GOP presidential nomination
This event is in the Holeman Lounge

August 30, 2011 1:00 pm2:00 pm
Speakers News Conference, - NPC Members and Credentialed Press may attend
Secretary Hilda Solis, U.S. Department of Labor
TOPIC: Secretary Hilda Solis will discuss the employment situation and job creation in the U.S. ahead of Labor Day and the election season
This event is in the Holeman Lounge

September 6, 2011
Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York

September 29, 2011
Elon Musk , CEO & CTO, SpaceX

******October 3, 2011
Ken Burns, Documentary Filmmaker
TOPIC: Mr. Burns will call for a national discourse on the tenuous relationship between civility and democracy in American history using his new film, "Prohibition", as a starting point.

October 5, 2011
Congressman Ron Paul, (R) TX and candidate for the GOP presidential nomination
This event is in the Holeman Lounge
Members and their Guests only/Credentialed Press May Cover with ID

October 13, 2011
Secretary Ray LaHood, U.S. Department of Transportation

November 3, 2011
Tom Brokaw, journalist and author

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