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Air Force chief describes budget constraints at National Press Club Breakfast

Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh described his service's adjustments to budget constraints under sequestration at an April 23 National Press Club Breakfast.

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Outgoing NTSB chairman uses Press Club Breakfast to advocate for preventive safety

Deborah Hersman, outgoing chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, said proactive solutions to safety problems should be found to prevent accidents before they happen.

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NPC Book Rap features Marlo Thomas sharing women's stories on May 2 at noon

Best-selling author and award-winning actress Marlo Thomas aims to share a collection of inspiring stories of women living their dreams from her latest book It Ain’t Over…Till It’s Over during a National Press Club Book Rap on May 2, at n

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From the President's Desk


Honoring Excellence in Journalism

The day that the Pulitzer Prizes are announced each year is very special for our profession, because they demonstrate the very best that journalism produces.

I always tell my students at The George Washington University to read all the winning entries, because together they have a wealth of exemplary writing and reporting that demonstrate better than any textbook how to achieve excellence.

This year’s Pulitzers maintain that tradition and should make us all proud --- even if we did not win our own Pulitzer – why we chose to pursue that profession.

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