National Press Club

Radio Broadcasts from the Club

From the National Press Club features a variety of NPC Luncheon Speakers, Newsmakers and other newsworthy events as well as original roundtable discussions. The 58-minute program, produced entirely by NPC members, is also available for download from iTunes. Radio stations or other entities interested in airing the program should contact NPC management or send an email to radio@press.org.

  • Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who
    Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who

    November 12, 2012

    Legendary musicians Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who discuss the UCLA Daltrey/Townshend Teen & Young Adult Cancer Program, which serves teenagers and young adults with cancer.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • General Martin Dempsey
    General Martin Dempsey

    October 10, 2012

    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey spoke at a National Press Club Luncheon, October 10, 2012. The "insider" attacks against U.S. and Coalition troops in Afghanistan that have killed or wounded 130 military personnel this year alone are not preventable, but will not jeopardize the mission's overall objective.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Arne Duncan Luncheon
    Arne Duncan Luncheon

    October 3, 2012

    Secretary of Education Arne Duncan urges Congress not to cut funding for early childhood education during an October 2, 2012 luncheon at the National Press Club. Duncan cites several schools that have boosted their performance in recent years and says this year's Department of Education's theme is "Education Drives America."

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Kathleen Turner
    Kathleen Turner

    September 12, 2012

    Kathleen Turner, actress and chair of Planned Parenthood's Board of Advocates, speaks to a National Press Club luncheon about her career in film and theater, and her concerns about women's reproductive rights.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill
    Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill

    July 24, 2012

    At a National Press Club luncheon on July 24, PBS Newshour co-anchors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff promised the show's viewers greater in-depth coverage of the political conventions this year than they have ever seen.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Cleveland Clinic Luncheon
    Cleveland Clinic Luncheon

    July 20, 2012

    The President and Chief Executive of the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Delos Cosgrove, believes hospitals in the U.S. must find ways to halt the nation's soaring health care costs. During a July 20 luncheon at the National Press Club, Cosgrove said reducing obesity and smoking and increasing exercise would cut health-care costs.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Anna Maria Chávez
    Anna Maria Chávez

    May 30, 2012

    The chief executive officer of the Girl Scouts of America, Anna Maria Chávez spoke at a National Press Club luncheon on May 30th.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
    Tennis Legend Billie Jean King

    May 23, 2012

    The tennis champion addressed a National Press Club luncheon for the first time, and spoke about her sport and the effort involved in getting equality for women in the game.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Deepak Chopra, MD
    Deepak Chopra, MD

    April 4, 2012

    World-renowned mind/body physician Deepak Chopra, M.D. spoke about the healing power of spiritual solutions at a National Press Club luncheon on Wednesday, April 4. The event coincided with the publication of his 65th book, Spiritual Solutions: Answers to Life's Greatest Challenges; As co-founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing, he focuses on the crucial connection between body, mind, spirit, and healing.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes

  • Kennedy/Ramstad Luncheon at the National Press Club
    Kennedy/Ramstad Luncheon at the National Press Club

    March 16, 2012

    Former Congressmen Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., and Jim Ramstad, R-MN, speak at a National Press Club luncheon on March 14, 2012.

    Listen Now | 54 Minutes