Ann Compton, who recently retired from ABC News after 41 years covering the White House, spoke at ANWC on Oct. 8. The Club’s VP of Programs Marion Mattingly introduced her with the following statistics: Compton has covered seven presidents for ABC News and 10 presidential campaigns. She served one year term as president of the White House […]CONTINUE READING →
Lt. Commander Kevin Bogucki, a Navy JAG officer serving as defense counsel for enemy combatants detained at Guantanamo, “has made it his mission to expose what he calls the ‘Kafka-esque absurdity’ of the military justice system put in place after the 9/11 attacks,” writes ANWC’s Eleanor Clift for the Daily Beast. Read her coverage of […]CONTINUE READING →
Rudolf Bekink, the Dutch Ambassador to the United States, began his career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1976, working in Athens, Greece; Luanda, Angola; and the East Asia Division of the Foreign Ministry. From 1982-1986, he served as the first secretary for the Political Department in the Embassy in the District of Columbia covering Africa, Latin America, […]
The Honorable Gordon A. Martin, Jr., author of “Count Them One by One,” will speak at ANWC to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
ANWC’s 2014 holiday party will be held Thursday, Dec. 11. More details to come!