Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

Jan 22, 2010, 15:59 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. National Press Club events are open to NPC members and their 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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January 26, 2010 NPC Speakers Press Conference

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

The Honorable Steny Hoyer,(D) MD House Majority Leader


This event will take place in the Holeman Lounge

February 4, 2010

Secretary Gary Locke, U.S. Department of Commerce

TOPIC: "Back to Basics: A Blueprint for Exports-Driven Job Growth"

February 8, 2010

Secretary Tom Vilsack, U.S. Department of Agriculture

TOPIC: Vilsack will highlight the Obama Administration's priorities for reauthorization of the Child Nutrition Act and call on Congress to act swiftly to pass a strong reauthorization bill to improve the health and nutrition of America's children.

February 12, 2010

Admiral Thad W. Allen, Coast Guard Commandant

TOPIC: State of the Coast Guard

March 5, 2010

The Honorable Mitt Romney, former Governor of Massachusetts


March 15, 2010 – HOLEMAN LOUNGE

The Honorable Dick Armey, Chairman, Freedom Works


April 5, 2010

Douglas Shulman, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service


April 12, 2010

Dennis Quaid, actor

TOPIC: Mr. Quaid will discuss the prevention of potentially deadly medical errors

SOURCE National Press Club