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 email@example.com.
February 5, 2010
United States Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke talks about President Obama's State of the Union commitment to double U.S. exports in 5 years. Secretary Locke discusses the current status of U.S. Exports and the details of the National Exports Initiative. He also discusses the 2010 Census and goals for expediting the U.S. Patent and Trademark Process.
January 14, 2010
Rick Dunham of the Houston Chronicle talks with Linda Feldmann of The Christian Science Monitor, Todd Gillman of The Dallas Morning News and Steve Thomma of McClatchy Newspapers about the first year of the Obama Administration and the challenges it faces.
December 26, 2009
Gary E. Knell, the President and CEO of Sesame Workshop, discussed the challenges of using new media to keep Sesame Street relevant to today's young children at a December 8, 2009 luncheon at the National Press Club.
December 19, 2009
Jim Leach, the chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and a former Republican U.S. Congressman from Iowa, tells a National Press Club luncheon about his agency's work and discusses partisan politics.
December 14, 2009
HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, Marquis of Baux, addressed a National Press Club luncheon on November 30, to discuss the environment and climate change. H.S.H. the Prince was in Washington, D.C., for the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Antarctic Treaty on December 1. The son of Prince Rainier III and Princess Grace, H.S.H. the Prince has played a leading role on global environmental issues. At the United Nations he recently called on the international community to take stronger action to curb global warming pollution and to address new industrial threats to protect Arctic ice.
November 20, 2009
The chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board speaks to a National Press Club luncheon about efforts to improve transportation conditions and discusses recent incidents in the news.
November 12, 2009
Multi-platinum-selling artist and actor Ludacris (real name Chris Bridges) will make a call for individuals to take an active role in community philanthropy at a National Press Club luncheon on Friday, October 23, 2009. The entertainer created the Ludacris Foundation in 2001 to increase leadership through education, healthy lifestyles and community engagement. The luncheon precedes the Foundation's annual Benefit Dinner, to be held for the first time in the nation's capital on October 24 at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center.