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 2010. Just a sampling of other noteworthy guests includes Martin Luther King, Jr., Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Walter Cronkite, Ted Turner, Jane Goodall, Tom Brokaw, Bill Gates, David Brooks, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Alec Baldwin, and Reza Aslan, all of whom have delivered landmark speeches here.

For information and for media credentials, contact:
Riki Rafner, Director of Media and Public Relations
rrafner@commonwealthclub.org
415-597-6712

In the News

May 30, 2019: 

Delayed aid (WORLD)

May 30, 2019: 

Mueller Adds to Impeachment Fervor, But Democrats Won’t Move Fast (Yahoo! News)

May 30, 2019: 

Mueller Adds to Impeachment Fervor, But Democrats Won’t Move Fast (Bloomberg)

May 30, 2019: 

Nancy Pelosi torches Donald Trump's new immigration plan with Melania Trump dig (AOL)

May 30, 2019: 

Nancy Pelosi: Facebook’s refusal to remove video shows it enabled Russian election meddling (Venture Beat)

May 30, 2019: 

Political forecaster: Impeachment 'is the strategy for Democrats to win in 2020' (ABC 6)

May 30, 2019: 

Political forecaster: Impeachment 'is the strategy for Democrats to win in 2020' (CBS Austin)

May 30, 2019: 

Political forecaster: Impeachment 'is the strategy for Democrats to win in 2020' (KMEG 14 FOX 44)

May 30, 2019: 

Refusal to remove video shows Facebook enabled Russian election meddling — Pelosi (Saudi Gazette)

May 30, 2019: 

Shareholders question plants' climate readiness (POLITICO)

May 30, 2019: 

The Latest: Pelosi says 'nothing off the table' on Trump Read more at: //economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/69569369.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst (The Economic Times)

May 30, 2019: 

The Technology 202: Nancy Pelosi's Facebook slam shows efforts to fight disinformation are now personal (The Washington Post)

May 30, 2019: 

Trump Unleashes Again on Special Counsel Who Didn't Charge Him (VOA News)

May 30, 2019: 

UPDATE 1-Refusal to Remove Video Shows Facebook Enabled Russian Election Meddling -Pelosi (Haaretz)

May 30, 2019: 

佩洛西再批川普移民政策:梅拉妮亚父母拿绿卡符合标准? (SinovisionNet)