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Special Meeting Announcement

Please join us tomorrow, April 23 at 4pm, for a RTCA meeting to discuss an update on President Biden’s address to a Joint Session of Congress next week. The meeting will be held via CISCO Webex. Please check your email for additional information.

RTCA February Meeting Announcement

UPDATE: Meeting now Monday, March 1 @ 10am. ========= The executive committee of the Radio-Television Correspondents’ Association will host a meeting on Friday, February 26, 2021 at 11:30am, via CISCO Webex.  The meeting link and dial-in info will be provided in a follow-up email. We hope that you will be able to join us.

RTCA Election Results

Congratulations to CNN’s Noah Gray on being elected Chair in 2022. Gray will serve as Vice Chair in 2021. Ben Siegel, Jason Donner, and Alex Miller will also be joining the Executive Committee on a two-year term. 2021 Election Results: Top Vote Getter Becomes Chair in 2022 Noah Gray           Total Votes =      276                      …
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Election & Annual Meeting This Week

We will be holding our annual election for the Executive Committee this Wednesday and Thursday, January 27-28.  At this same time, you will also be voting to ratify the updated Constitution and Bylaws. The election will be held online.  We will be sending a follow-up email with more information Tuesday the 26th. There are four…
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Capitol Hill Press Corps Want Transparency for All Investigations Into January 6 Attack on Capitol

The following letter was sent by the chairs of all four Capitol Hill press galleries to Senate and House Leadership, Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, House Committee on Administration, and Representative Tim Ryan on the need for transparency in any investigation into the attack on the Capitol January 6th.  ======== We, the representatives of…
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RTCA December Meeting Announcement

UPDATE: The RTCA Executive Committee now plans to hold its next meeting Tuesday, December 22 @ 11am. The previous scheduled date was Monday, December 21, but that has changed due to the ongoing Government Funding/COVID relief negotiations. Please watch your email for more information and details.

RTCA Election Announcement

Dear Members,  As December approaches, the Executive Committee would like to inform members of a few changes regarding the upcoming RTCA Committee elections.  The main change this year – due to safety concerns during the pandemic – is that the elections will be held online on January 27 and 28, the week after the Inauguration; and the…
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2020 RTCA Awards Announcement

The Radio Television Correspondents’ Association is proud to unveil our 2020 Award Winners. Please visit our special website at to find out the winners of the Joan S. Barone, David Bloom, Jerry Thompson, and Career Achievement Awards. The RTCA Executive Committee has also chosen to add a philanthropic aspect this year. We will be donating $5000…
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RTCA Executive Committee Meeting Announcement

Dear Members, The RTCA Executive Committee will be holding a meeting this Friday the 13th at an updated time of 12:00PM via Cisco Webex.  We hope that you will be able to join us. Thanks, Jason Donner Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association Chair

Capitol Press Chairs Send Letters to Speaker Pelosi and Leader McConnell Regarding COVID-19 Safety Precautions on Capitol Hill

Dear Radio-TV Gallery Members, The Chairs of all four Congressional press galleries sent letters today to Leader McConnell and Speaker Pelosi regarding COVID-19 safety precautions on Capitol Hill.  We also CC’d Leader Schumer, Senate Rules Committee Chairman Roy Blunt, Senate Rules Committee Ranking Member Amy Klobuchar, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. ======= October 6,…
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