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