WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 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.
All NPC Luncheons are held in the National Press Club Ballroom unless otherwise noted.
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August 28, 2012
Gen. James Amos, Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps
TOPIC: Role of the Marines as America's crisis response force
September 6, 2012- Members and their guests only
Kathleen Turner, actress and chair of Planned Parenthood's Board of Advocates
TOPIC: Reproductive rights and the state of women's health
******September 12, 2012- Members and their guests only
Tony Perkins, President, Family Research Council
TOPIC: The role of "biblical values" in the upcoming November elections.
September 13, 2012- This event will take place in the Holeman Lounge
James P. Hoffa, President, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
******TOPIC: Defining Patriotism: Protecting America and the American Worker
October 2, 2012
Secretary Arne Duncan, U.S. Department of Education
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