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May 25, 2020, 11:07 ET Statement from National Press Club President Michael Freedman on the Passing of William J. Small

Once in a great while, a person comes along who changes lives. And then there are those who change the world. In the world of journalism such a man...


May 19, 2020, 09:34 ET National Press Club's Board votes to extend temporary suspension of in-person services through June 8

The Board of Governors of the National Press Club (NPC) voted Monday evening to extend the temporary suspension of in-person Club services through at ...


May 18, 2020, 16:09 ET CBS News Radio and The National Press Club Join Forces To Commemorate the Centennial of The Sound of Our Lives

For 100 years, radio has been the sound of our lives. CBS News Radio and The National Press Club co-produce a ten part series on the celebration of...


May 12, 2020, 12:17 ET National Press Club's next Virtual Newsmaker to feature American Nurses Association President Dr. Ernest Grant

American Nurses Association President Dr. Ernest Grant, who called nurses "warriors without armor" in their fight against COVID-19, will participate...


May 01, 2020, 11:38 ET National Press Club and Its Journalism Institute Mark World Press Freedom Day

Amid a worldwide fight against the novel coronavirus, the National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute are joining people...


Apr 22, 2020, 15:34 ET National Press Club to help restaurants with national "Night IN For Austin Tice" on April 29

The National Press Club has developed a new program to help restaurants participating in the upcoming Night Out For Austin Tice, which was recently...


Apr 22, 2020, 10:00 ET National Press Club's Board votes to extend temporary suspension of in-person services through May 16

The Board of Governors of the National Press Club (NPC) voted Monday evening to extend the temporary suspension of in-person Club services through at ...


Apr 16, 2020, 11:12 ET National Press Club and Journalism Institute support VOA and its journalism

The National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute stand with Voice of America and its director, Amanda Bennett, against...


Apr 10, 2020, 10:27 ET National Press Club to host Virtual Opening Day with Washington Nationals radio broadcasters Charlie Slowes and Dave Jageler, Tuesday, April 14 at 1 PM ET

The bees are buzzing and the birds are chirping, but one hallmark of springtime's annual opening symphony is noticeably absent: the crack of baseball ...


Apr 03, 2020, 14:46 ET AMA President to Deliver National Address on Role of Science, Data in Defeating COVID-19

American Medical Association President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., M.A., will deliver a live national address on Tuesday, April 7, about the essential...


Apr 02, 2020, 19:18 ET National Press Club leaders urge justice for Daniel Pearl

The National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute urged Pakistani courts on Thursday to reconsider a ruling that would lessen...


Mar 30, 2020, 12:39 ET National Press Club to host Fair Count Founder Stacey Abrams for a Virtual National Press Club Newsmaker on Census Day, April 1

Former Georgia House Democratic Leader and Founder of Fair Fight and Fair Count Stacey Abrams will join National Press Club President Michael...


Mar 25, 2020, 21:28 ET National Press Club's Board votes to extend temporary suspension of in-person services

The Board of Governors of the National Press Club (NPC) voted Wednesday evening to extend the temporary suspension of in-person Club services through ...


Mar 21, 2020, 12:00 ET Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice rescheduled for July 14

The National Press Club (NPC) announced today that this year's national Night Out For Austin Tice, originally set for April 29, will now take place...


Mar 19, 2020, 13:15 ET National Press Club and Journalism Institute Optimistic Over POTUS Statements On Austin Tice

The Following is a statement by National Press Club President Michael Freedman on the President's mention of Austin Tice in today's briefing:...


Mar 16, 2020, 21:08 ET National Press Club Board votes to suspend operations amid COVID-19 concerns

The Board of Governors of the National Press Club (NPC) voted unanimously Monday evening to suspend Club operations for a minimum of 14 days in an...


Mar 04, 2020, 13:49 ET How Are Cities and Counties Preparing for Coronavirus? NACCHO Official to Speak at National Press Club THIS FRIDAY, March 6, @11AM

George Roberts Jr., president of the National Association of County and City Health Officials, will discuss how county and city health officials...


Mar 03, 2020, 12:38 ET Experts to discuss impacts of frivolous defamation lawsuits during March 17 Sunshine Week event

In honor of Sunshine Week, a panel of experts will examine the impacts to freedom of information and expression of a rising tide of frivolous but...


Feb 24, 2020, 15:02 ET Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice set for April 29

The National Press Club announced today that Houston will serve as the host city of this year's national Night Out For Austin Tice, set for...


Feb 19, 2020, 18:42 ET U.S. Press Leaders to China: Rethink Expelling Journalists

The National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute urged the Chinese government on Wednesday to reconsider a plan to expel...


Feb 19, 2020, 13:55 ET Andy Parker, father of slain journalist Alison Parker, to announce FTC complaint against Google at National Press Club, Feb. 20

Andy Parker, activist, author, and father of slain journalist Alison Parker, will announce a new FTC filing in his case against Google, at a National ...


Feb 04, 2020, 18:41 ET CDC's Principal Deputy Director to provide update on coronavirus outbreak at National Press Club Newsmaker Feb. 11

As additional cases of a novel coronavirus (first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China) are confirmed in the United States, Dr. Anne Schuchat,...


Jan 30, 2020, 15:40 ET Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie to announce new initiatives at National Press Club Newsmaker Feb. 5

Following President Trump's State of the Union Address Tuesday evening, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie will speak at a National Press...


Jan 23, 2020, 16:38 ET National Press Club Statement on the Passing of Jim Lehrer

The following statement was issued today by National Press Club President Mike Freedman on the passing of 2011 National Press Club Fourth Estate...


Jan 23, 2020, 15:14 ET Debra Tice, mother of detained journalist Austin Tice, to hold news conference at National Press Club, Monday, Jan. 27

Debra Tice, the mother of detained journalist Austin Tice, will hold a news conference on Monday, Jan. 27 at 10:00 a.m. at the National Press Club to ...