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Apr 19, 2018, 16:25 ET Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will outline department's plans for stirring economic growth at National Press Club Headliners Luncheon, May 14

Wilbur Ross, the 39th Secretary of Commerce, who recently announced his department's plans to become a "one-stop shop" for regulating the space...


Apr 13, 2018, 13:47 ET Former Mexican President Vicente Fox will discuss leadership, democracy and globalization at National Press Club Headliners Luncheon, May 22

As National Guard troops answer President Trump's call and head for the United States' southern border, former Mexican President Vicente Fox will...


Apr 12, 2018, 14:14 ET Deadline approaching to enter your best work in the National Press Club journalism contest

Time is running out to get your best journalism from 2017 entered in the National Press Club's annual journalism contest. The extended deadline is...


Apr 12, 2018, 13:08 ET Outgoing California Governor Jerry Brown will discuss what lies ahead for his state at National Press Club Headliners Event, April 17

Between the battle over border security and illegal immigration, the push to legalize marijuana, and the effort to combat climate change, the State...


Apr 12, 2018, 11:50 ET National Press Club: Homeland Security Wants Court To Ignore Journalism Groups, Evidence In Asylum Case

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants the Board of Immigration Appeals to dismiss 500 pages of evidence presented by The National Press...


Apr 09, 2018, 16:19 ET National Press Club and 19 Press Organizations Join Legal Effort to Free Award-Winning Journalist From Detention

The National Press Club, joined by 19 professional journalism organizations, on Monday asked a federal court to order the release of award-winning...


Apr 09, 2018, 11:04 ET Enter your funny writing now in the Press Club journalism contest

The National Press Club offers the Angele Gingras Humor Award for those with a talent for writing the humorous side of the news. The extended...


Apr 09, 2018, 11:00 ET Deadline approaching for submitting the best journalism about animals and their welfare

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2018 The deadline is fast approaching for submitting your entries for the Ann Cottrell Free Animal Reporting Award, which...


Apr 05, 2018, 15:05 ET Time to send in your best political analysis to the National Press Club

The best political reporting and writing from 2017 should be entered in the National Press Club journalism contest so it can be recognized by the...


Apr 05, 2018, 14:52 ET Time is here to enter your best journalism looking at challenges faced by older people

The National Press Club is eager to see your best journalism from 2017 examining the challenges faced by older people and the deadline has been...


Apr 04, 2018, 14:03 ET Delta CEO Ed Bastian will discuss the carrier's vision to "Build the Airline of the Future" at National Press Club Headliners Luncheon June 27

A decade after Delta merged with Northwest to create one of the world's largest global carriers; Delta CEO Ed Bastian will discuss the airline's...


Apr 04, 2018, 10:25 ET Time is here to offer your best work in newsletter journalism from 2017

Newsletter journalism offers important coverage of specific areas of the news, and the National Press Club wants to honor the best from newsletters...


Apr 03, 2018, 14:51 ET Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci will speak about current events and the Trump Administration's record-breaking staff turnover at National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker, April 26

As the Trump Administration continues to break records for White House staff turnover (it is the highest of any Presidential Administration in...


Apr 03, 2018, 12:52 ET Board of Immigration Appeals Accepts Press Club Brief in Support of Mexican Journalist's Asylum Case

The Board of Immigration Appeals has agreed to allow the National Press Club and 16 other professional journalism organizations to intervene on...


Apr 03, 2018, 11:36 ET Trauma Surgeons to speak out on horrors of attacks by assault weapons at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker, April 11

Three trauma surgeons representing the The Western Trauma Association will speak out about the devastating damage military-style assault weapons...


Apr 03, 2018, 10:27 ET Fox News Channel's Bret Baier will share new book on President Reagan and the fall of the Soviet Union at National Press Club Headliners Event, May 29

Bret Baier, Chief Political Anchor for Fox News Channel and the Anchor and Executive Editor of Special Report with Bret Baier, will share his...


Mar 29, 2018, 17:03 ET Deadline approaching to enter your best writing in diplomatic and foreign policy issues in the Press Club journalism contest

Your best reporting and writing on diplomatic and foreign affairs for 2017 are wanted for the National Press Club's annual journalism contest. The...


Mar 29, 2018, 15:58 ET Send your best news photo from 2017 to the National Press Club

The National Press Club's journalism contest will present an award for excellence in news photography again this year, so be sure and enter your...


Mar 28, 2018, 12:20 ET National Press Club journalism contest offers good opportunities for broadcasters' best work

The National Press Club wants to recognize the best broadcast journalism from 2017 in a variety of categories. So consider which work you want to...


Mar 28, 2018, 12:13 ET Washington regional writers: Time to get those entries in

The time is here for Washington regional writers to get their entries in to the National Press Club journalism contest. The regional writers...


Mar 26, 2018, 12:16 ET April 12 National Press Club Headliners Luncheon Features Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) on the Nation's Pension Crisis

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), who has been sounding the alarm on a pending pension crisis and was named as the co-chair of the newly-formed Joint...


Mar 23, 2018, 16:53 ET Deadline approaching to submit your best work in consumer journalism in print and broadcast

The deadline is fast approaching to enter your best work from 2017 in consumer journalism in the National Press Club journalism contest. These...


Mar 20, 2018, 16:42 ET Kate Germano, former commanding officer of female Marine recruits, will share what it means to "Fight Like a Girl" at National Press Club Headliners Event April 12

When Lieutenant Colonel Kate Germano arrived at the Fourth Recruit Training Battalion at Parris Island, S.C., the Marine Corps' all-women boot...


Mar 20, 2018, 13:27 ET Five-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Katie Ledecky returns home to Washington, D.C. for National Press Club Headliners Luncheon March 26

As the 2018 Winter Olympics conclude, all eyes will turn to the 2020 Summer games in Tokyo. Katie Ledecky, one of the best female swimmers in the...