Radio & Television Correspondents' Association

Founded in 1939 and consists of broadcast journalists who report on the United States Congress. Membership includes radio and television broadcasters from around the world.

Radio & Television Correspondents’ Association of Capitol Hill.

Founded in 1939, and with more than 4000 members today, the RTCA is the voice of radio and television news on Capitol Hill

The Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association represents the interests of radio and television reporters covering the Untied States Congress. It protects the rights of journalists and assists in every way possible to maintain the high standards of reporting on Capitol Hill.

News Conference During Watergate Hearings

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Virtual RTCA Executive Committee Meeting Announcement

Dear Colleagues,I would like to invite you next week to the first ever virtual meeting of the Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association.This will take place Friday, May 29 at 11:00.We will[…]

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A letter to RTCA Members on Temporary Coverage Guidance Due to COVID-19

Dear Members, I am writing to inform you of temporary guidelines that will be forthcoming and enacted because of the COVID-19 pandemic that will affect newsgathering on Capitol Hill, starting[…]

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A Message to RTCA Members Regarding Coronavirus Precautions on Capitol Hill

Dear Colleagues, I met with Senate leadership staff and the Senate Sergeant at Arms office Friday to discuss the Coronavirus and its effect on Capitol operations. They were concerned about[…]

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