Press Queries: Kxxxx Xxxxx
(202) xxx-xxxx / email@example.com
Tickets & Info: Rxxxx Dxxxxx
(202) xxx-xxxx / firstname.lastname@example.org
“Hat Trick:” Three Anchors, One Mike
The Club Roasts & Toasts CBS Newsman Bob Schieffer
Washington, D.C. (April 7) – The Xxxxxxxxxx Club (www.xxxx.org) will bestow the “Xxxxxx Award” upon Bob Schieffer, veteran Washington correspondent and host of CBS’ Face the Nation, at its annual award dinner on Wednesday, April 14. The dinner will be held at the new Hotel near L’Enfant Plaza. The evening begins at 6:30 P.M.
To riff on the hockey term that applies when one player scores three goals in a single game, it seems Xxxxxxxxxx has pulled off a “hat trick.” Schieffer will be joined at the mike by NBC Nightly News Anchor Tom Brokaw, CBS Evening News Anchor Dan Rather, and CNN “Inside Politics” Anchor Judy Woodruff, who will emcee the evening.
Other friends and fans of Schieffer will be there too, among them United States Senator Joseph Biden (D-DE); News Analyst and Commentator Gloria Borger; United States Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC); and PBS’ Jim Lehrer. A host of admirers have sent video tributes.
A native of Austin, Texas, Schieffer has covered Washington for CBS News for more than 30 years and has held all four major Washington beats: Pentagon, White House, State Department, and Capitol Hill. He has been a principal anchor for CBS News since 1973 and has won many broadcast news awards, including five Emmys and two Sigma Delta Chi Awards. In 2002, the National Press Foundation awarded him its coveted Broadcaster of the Year award. He is the author of four books, most recently “This Just In: What I Couldn’t Tell You on TV,” published in 2003.
The dinner is co-chaired by Xxxxx Xxxx and Xxx Xxxxxx. Proceeds from the benefit support XXXX education programs and journalism scholarships.
Founded in 1932, the XXXX is one of the nation’s oldest press clubs. Housed in historic headquarters on Washington’s Embassy Row, the XXXX includes members from the journalism, public relations, new media, and publishing professions. The Scholarship Program has helped journalism students since 1975. The XXXX is a national, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
XXX’s Environment, Health & Safety Division Announces New Webinar Series
Focus on Intersection of Real Estate Law and the Environment to Launch
New XXX Webinar Series on Key environmental Topics
Fxxxxxxxxx, Va. (Aug. 17, 2009) – A new webinar from XXX’s Environment, Health & Safety Division will focus on transactional energy disclosure and sustainability due diligence pertaining to commercial real estate transactions. Scheduled for Sept. 16 at ______ p.m., the (NAME OF seminar with the focus on transactional energy disclosure and sustainability due diligence pertaining to commercial) will kick off an ongoing series of webinars on critical environmental topics, and will feature a presentation by Mxxx Xxxxxxx, leader of the climate change practice at Mxxxxxxxxxxxx.
“This new webinar series will complement XXX’s wide-ranging coverage of environmental issues,” said Kxxxx Fxxxxxxxxx, Director of Reference Services. “Each month, we’ll invite some of the most prominent attorneys, executives, and consultants in the industry to present on the most pressing environmental issues of the day. It’s another way for subscribers to get the kind of authoritative coverage they have come to expect from XXX – directly from expert sources.”
In each of the past five years XXX has produced eight audioconferences. That audio-only series will continue, and will focus on broad policy-oriented discussions. The new webinars will occur with greater frequency, and will center on more immediate, practical topics for environmental professionals.
Participants will be able to apply for the continuing education credits offered by many of the top trade organizations and associations. “This will be a low-cost, highly efficient way for environmental professionals to stay on top of the issues, and earn professional credits for their efforts,” Fxxxxxxxxx said.
About the Environment, Health & Safety Publishing Division
For more than three decades, XXX has been delivering cutting-edge news and expert reference materials to environmental professionals. In print, on CD, on the Web, or via e-mail, XXX information services are recognized for unstinting attention to detail, unparalleled timeliness, and complete objectivity.
Hundreds of XXX editors, reporters, and correspondents, from Capitol Hill to California and in more than 45 countries around the world, bring you the highest quality information on important developments in environmental and worker safety regulation, policy, and law.
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