National Press Club

  • NPC Luncheon with Larry J. Merlo
    NPC Luncheon with Larry J. Merlo

    September 19, 2014

    CVS Health President and CEO Larry J. Merlo discussed corporate America’s role in reducing chronic illness and delivering better health outcomes for consumers at a National Press Club luncheon on September 19, 2014.

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  • NPC Luncheon with John Stumpf
    NPC Luncheon with John Stumpf

    September 17, 2014

    Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf talked about the role of financial services in the real economy at a National Press Club luncheon on September 17, 2014. Wells Fargo is the U.S. top home lender and also world's largest bank by market value.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns, Filmmaker
    NPC Luncheon with Ken Burns, Filmmaker

    September 15, 2014

    Filmmaker Ken Burns discussed his PBS documentary series The Roosevelts: An Intimate History at a National Press Club Speakers Luncheon September 15, 2014 in the Holeman Lounge. The seven-part, fourteen hour film covers the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt from Theodore’s birth in 1858 to Eleanor’s death in…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Ralph Nader & Grover Norquist
    NPC Luncheon with Ralph Nader & Grover Norquist

    September 4, 2014

    Consumer advocate Ralph Nader and anti-tax activist Grover Norquist spoke on issues where the left and right can come together at a National Press Club luncheon on Sept. 4, 2014.

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  • Akon on Africa: The Next Growth Frontier
    Akon on Africa: The Next Growth Frontier

    August 7, 2014

    During President Obama’s first-ever U.S.-Africa Summit, Akon, a five-time Grammy nominated artist and philanthropist, convened the first annual “Africa: New Partnership Models for Growth Conference,” August 7, 2014. Featuring African Heads of State, including those from Guinea, Kenya, Congo, and Ghana, this international conference gave the next generation of African…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Jacob Zuma
    NPC Luncheon with Jacob Zuma

    August 4, 2014

    President Jacob Zuma of South Africa addressed a National Press Club Speakers Luncheon on August 4, 2014.

    Zuma, who was first elected president in 2009 and re-elected in 2014, spoke on the eve of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington.

    His appearance at the NPC coincided with the approaching 20th anniversary of…

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  • NPC Luncheon with Denis Sassou-Nguesso
    NPC Luncheon with Denis Sassou-Nguesso

    August 1, 2014

    President of the Republic of Congo Denis Sassou-Nguesso discussed peace, security and stability of the central Africa region and oil investments in his country at a National Press Club luncheon on August 1, 2014.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Dr. Tom Frieden
    NPC Luncheon with Dr. Tom Frieden

    July 22, 2014

    Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control, addressed concerns about the MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) virus and other key health issues at a National Press Club luncheon on July 22, 2014.

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  • NPC Luncheon with Anthony Foxx
    NPC Luncheon with Anthony Foxx

    July 21, 2014

    United States Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx spoke about increasing transportation infrastructure spending at a National Press Club luncheon on July 21, 2014. Foxx is a former mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina who became transportation secretary in 2013.

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  • Closing Journalism’s Gender Gap: A Forum on Women and Leadership
    Closing Journalism’s Gender Gap: A Forum on Women and Leadership

    June 30, 2014

    The National Press Club Journalism Institute partnered with The Poynter Institute on a forum focused on newsroom culture as it pertains to women, a subject invigorated by the firing of New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson.

    Panelists included Carolyn Ryan, Washington bureau chief for The New York Times; Susan Goldberg,…

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