Gridiron Club Sunday Reprise: Hilarious Skits, Music & Politics
Joining our NJ group at the Sunday Gridiron pre-show reception was Jim Carroll of the Louisville Courier Journal, pictured above with a few of our guests (click "next"). Other outstanding journalists who spent some time with us were Mark Shields of PBS NewsHour, Susan Page of USA Today, Carl Leubsdorf of the Dallas Morning News, Doyle McManus of the LA Times, Clarence Page of Chicago Tribune and Jim Angle of Fox News.
If you were one of the guests, you saw how funny it was and will want to return and see next year's show.
For those who have never seen this historic, musicial, satirical performance, you can't go through life without seeing it at least once!
Expect to rub elbows with well-known Gridiron Club members such as:
Bob Schieffer of CBS,
Dan Balz of The Washington Post,
Chuck Todd and Andrea Mitchell of NBC,
Jim Angle of Fox News,
Susan Page, Chuck Raasch & Ron Cohen of Gannett,
Mark Shields, columnist & NewsHour
John Dickerson of Slate,
David Espo of the Associated Press,
Al Hunt of Bloomberg,
Jerry Seib and Janet Hook of The Wall Street Journal,
Todd Purdam of Vanity Fair
Jeanne Cummings of Politico.
before they don their costumes and entertain us.
This event honors the journalism profession and the Gridiron Foundation, which is a 501(c) 3 and therefore, $56 of each $70 ticket is tax deductible. The NJ State Society does not profit from, or subsidize, the tickets sales, thus meeting ethics guidelines for House and Senate staffers and Members of Congress.