WASHINGTON, April 23, 2012 /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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April 24, 2012 – the event is in the Holeman Lounge
Secretary Ken Salazar, U.S. Department of the Interior
TOPIC: Secretary Ken Salazar discusses gas prices, offshore drilling, domestic energy development and other energy-related issues.
May 4, 2012
Mike Rizzo, General Manager, The Washington Nationals
TOPIC: The baseball season
May 9, 2012 – the event is in the Holeman Lounge
Billie Jean King, Tennis Legend
May 30, 2012
Anna Maria Chavez, chief executive officer of Girls Scouts of the USA
TOPIC: 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting.
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The Gerald R. Ford Journalism Awards with guest speaker, Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's Hardball With Chris Matthews
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