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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 23, 2010
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at a National Press Club luncheon on Friday, Oct. 15. Her appearance coincides with the publication of her new book about her childhood in racially segregated Birmingham, Alabama. The book, "EXTRAORDINARY, ORDINARY PEOPLE: A Memoir of Family,² focuses on Dr. Rice's life up to the 2000 election of George W. Bush. Dr. Rice chronicles her parents, Rev.
October 15, 2010
United States Air Force Chief Of Staff General Norton Schwartz discusses how his service must take a "selective and incremental" approach to modernizing while dealing with a flat defense budget. Schwartz spoke at a National Press Club luncheon on October 12, 2010.
October 7, 2010
In connection with the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy-Nixon televised presidential debates, Lillian Brown describes preparing both men for their faceoff. She also discusses making up presidents from Dwight Eisenhower to Bill Clinton, as well as assisting First Ladies and other public figures.
September 21, 2010
Reverend Beckmann spoke to the National Press Club as a pastor and as an anti-hunger activist. As head of Bread for the World, he talks about hunger in the United States and around the world. He calls on the public to be aware of this significant problem.
September 9, 2010
New Orleans Mayor Blasts BP and Government Failures The Gulf oil spill hammered a region "nine times the size of Washington, D.C. and the government failed to do its job," New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu told a packed NPC ballroom crowd Aug. 19. He ripped BP for its failure for three months to cap its well. "It finally capped the well," he said, "but I have no confidence in its claim that all the oil has gone. This is a defining moment for the country and New Orleans...the U.S.
August 27, 2010
The ever-enthusiastic fitness trainer put the National Press Club through its paces at an energetic luncheon. Following the meal, he invited the audience join him for a physical workout - the kind he uses for entertainers and the U.S. military.
August 6, 2010
Education Secretary Arne Duncan spoke at the Press Club July 27, saying there is a quiet revolution being driven by educators and administrators that's "challenging the defeatism and inertia that has trapped generations of children in second-rate schools."