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The Capital Press Club was founded in 1944 as an African-American alternative to the US National Press Club, which did not then accept black, [ Capital Press Club] Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Capital Press Club has hosted 9 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1989 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 1993 with an average of 1,568 views per video. Most appearances with Lon Walls (4), Jacqui Showers (3). Most common tags: African Americans, Media.

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    Race Coverage in America

    Panelists talked about media coverage of race issues following grand jury decisions not to indict officers in police…

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    Marketing to African-Americans

    Mr. Johnson spoke about the role of the African-American media, advertising to consumers, and preserving the integrity of…

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    African-American Vote

    Participants talked about voter turnout in the African-American community, problems with treatment of the community in…

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    Role of the Congressional Black Caucus

    The speakers discussed the role of the Congressional Black Caucus in the political process. Author David Bositis also…

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