PRESS ROOM

The office of Media and Public Relations provides notification of ongoing Commonwealth Club events to the public and the press and handles media relations. Please find below press releases and articles regarding program developments and significant events, forums, and lectures at the Club.

Founded in 1903, The Commonwealth Club has played host to a broad and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Nancy Pelosi in 2020. Just a sampling of other noteworthy guests includes Martin Luther King, Jr., Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Audrey Hepburn, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Walter Cronkite, Milton Friedman, Jane Goodall, Tom Brokaw, Bill Gates, Stacey Abrams, David Brooks, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Dr. Anthony Fauci and Reza Aslan, all of whom have delivered landmark speeches and discussions here.

For information and for media credentials, contact:
John Zipperer, Vice President of Media & Editorial
jzipperer@commonwealthclub.org
415-597-6715

In the News

May 29, 2019: 

Nancy Pelosi slams Facebook in response to misleading videos and calls the company 'willing enablers' of Russian interference  (Business Insider)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi Criticizes Facebook For Allowing Doctored Video Of Her To Remain  (KCBS Radio)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi Rebukes Facebook for Enabling ‘Lie’ With Doctored Video  (BNN Bloomberg)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi Rebukes Facebook for Enabling ‘Lie’ With Doctored Video  (Bloomberg)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi slams Facebook for not removing altered video  (The Sacramento Bee)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi stresses only a small number of Democrats are calling to impeach Trump, asks for patience  (USA Today)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi uses Melania's chain migrant parents to accuse Trump of immigration plan hypocrisy saying: 'I don't know merit counted when his wife's family came into the country'  (Daily Mail)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi warns against rush to impeachment after Mueller statement  (Marin Independent Journal)

May 29, 2019: 

Pelosi: Watergate ‘Took Months’ — We Must Have ‘Ironclad Case’ So GOP Is on Board  (Breitbart)

May 29, 2019: 

The Latest: Pelosi says ‘nothing off the table’ on Trump  (Associated Press)

May 29, 2019: 

TRANSCRIPTS  (CNN)

May 29, 2019: 

WATCH: After Mueller’s statement, Pelosi says ‘nothing is off the table’  (PBS)

May 24, 2019: 

人本主义心理治疗历史介绍  (360doc.com)

May 23, 2019: 

Fed's Daly says tariffs could help get inflation to 2%: Fox Business News  (Reuters)

May 21, 2019: 

Conversation with Peter Shinkle, Author of “Ike’s Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler”  (KGO 810)