National Press Club

Report: Drew Carey’s Son Started Fire Outside DeploraBall

Connor Carey, the 11-year-old son of comedian Drew Carey, was the young child who told a Fox News interviewer that he started a fire outside the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. while participating in an anti-Donald Trump protest, according to a report.


Peter Thiel Says Silicon Valley Failed America

Silicon Valley leaders are befuddled as both political parties — and venture capital giant Peter Thiel — are rejecting their agenda, which includes the Trans-Pacific Partnership, expanded H1-B immigration visas, new autonomous vehicles regulations, and “gig economy” worker reclassification.

Peter Thiel (Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty)

Watch Live: Peter Thiel at the Nat’l Press Club in Washington, DC

Monday at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, PayPal and Palantir Technologies Inc. founder Peter Thiel, a supporter of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, will speak at 11 a.m. ET in the venue’s Holeman Lounge, followed by a question-and-answer


Bernie Sanders Predicts Contested Convention in July

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) predicted Sunday that Hillary Clinton would not receive enough pledged delegates to cinch the Democratic Party’s nomination, and that the Democratic Party’s July convention in Philadelphia would be contested.

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Ben Carson Blasts Media: ‘Sacred Obligation’ to be ‘Honest’

GOP presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson said that only one business in America is protected by the Constitution – “the press.” But “it was because the press was supposed to be an ally for the people,” Carson explained. “And they were supposed to expose and inform the people in a nonpartisan way [but] when they become partisan – which they are – they destroy the system.”


Jindal Says Trump ‘Non-Serious Carnival Act’

GOP presidential candidate Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal lashed out at GOP frontrunner Donald Trump today, calling him “full of nonsense,” “absurd” and a “non-serious carnival act” during a D.C. speech. The high-profile criticism may be the leading-edge of a scorched-earth strategy by establishment GOP leaders to block Trump’s populist-fueled campaign for the presidency. Jindal is looking to escape the back of the GOP pack.

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