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Friday, June 5, 2020

Daniel Celia

Daniel Celia

Jose Gonzalez

Jose Gonzalez

Brian Gibson

Brian Gibson

Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Dan Celia, Jose Gonzalez, Brian Gibson, Katherine Johnson, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Dan Celia, President and CEO of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries, on the U.S. unemployment rate falling to 13.3% after the economy added a record 2.5 million jobs in May; Jose Gonzalez, President of Semilla Inc., on 434 human rights organizations from 16 countries releasing the "International Manifesto for the Right to Life," condemning the push to expand abortion during the pandemic; Brian Gibson, Founder of the Peaceably Gather Movement and Pastor of His Church, on a rally this Sunday on the National Mall "in a united call for an end to the riots"; Katherine Beck Johnson, FRC's Research Fellow for Legal and Policy Studies, on legal cases involving the reopening of churches and government discrimination, and federal judges striking down Kentucky's ban on dismemberment abortion; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on court cases involving abortion and religious liberty.

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Ben Carson

Ben Carson

Michael Guest

Michael Guest

Greg Phares

Greg Phares

Bob  Fu

Bob Fu

Ben Carson, Michael Guest, Greg Phares, Bob Fu

Today's show features: Dr. Ben Carson, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, on pursuing justice for George Floyd but not at the expense of communities and people's lives; Michael Guest, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Mississippi, on how violent groups like Antifa are exploiting legitimate protests; Greg Phares, retired Baton Rouge Police Chief, on police brutality and the attacks on law enforcement; Bob Fu, Founder and President of the China Aid Association and one of the student leaders in the Tiananmen Square protests, on today's anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Curtis Hill

Curtis Hill

Albert Mohler

Albert Mohler

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Albert Mohler, Travis Weber, Curtis Hill

Today's show features: Curtis Hill, Indiana Attorney General, on his Fox News op-ed "End the rioting and America can move forward on racial progress"; Dr. Albert Mohler, President of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, on his new book, The Gathering Storm: Secularism, Culture, and the Church; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on today's hearing on Russ Vought's nomination to become the permanent Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals rejecting Kentucky's ban on second trimester abortion procedures.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Vincent Mathews

Vincent Mathews

Sam Brownback

Sam Brownback

Mark Walker

Mark Walker

Jason Snead

Jason Snead

Vincent Mathews, Sam Brownback, Mark Walker, Jason Snead

Today's show features: Bishop Vincent Mathews Jr., World Missions President for Church Of God In Christ, the largest African American Pentecostal denomination, on how to bring healing that is urgently needed for our nation; Sam Brownback, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, on President Trump signing an executive order on international religious freedom; Mark Walker, U.S. Representative for the 6th district of North Carolina, on FRC's virtual event "Arise," this evening at 7p.m. ET to provide an update from our nation's capital and a special time for prayer; Jason Snead, Executive Director for Honest Elections, on what actions listeners can take to ensure honest elections.

Monday, June 1, 2020

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Robert Redfield

Robert Redfield

Paul Jonna

Paul Jonna

Jack Hibbs

Jack Hibbs

David Closson

David Closson

Ken Blackwell, Robert Redfield, Paul Jonna, Jack Hibbs, David Closson

Today's show features: Ken Blackwell, former mayor of Cincinnati and FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on the growing unrest across the country; Dr. Robert Redfield, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, on the CDC guidelines for houses of worship; Paul Jonna, Partner with LiMandri & Jonna LLP and Special Counsel to the Thomas More Society, on the U.S. Supreme Court rejecting a California church's request to lift limits on in-person services ahead of Pentecost Sunday; Jack Hibbs, Senior Pastor of Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, on California churches resuming in-person services; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on his new publication: Biblical Principles for Political Engagement: Worldview, Issues, and Voting- 2nd Edition.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Mike  Johnson

Mike Johnson

John Barsa

John Barsa

Ron Hill

Ron Hill

Mike Johnson, John Barsa, Ron Hill

This weekend we feature: Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Louisiana and Chairman of the Republican Study Committee, on the Democrats' outrageous defense of Planned Parenthood's illegal Paycheck Protection Program loan grab; John Barsa, Acting USAID Administrator, on USAID's pushback against the U.N. agenda for global abortion, and other USAID efforts to safeguard religious freedom; Ron Hill, Pastor of Love and Unity Christian Fellowship Church in Compton, California, on how he plans to let the Holy Spirit-not the government-guide his decisions in reopening his church.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Ashley Bell

Ashley Bell

Craig Parshall

Craig Parshall

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Doreen Denny

Doreen Denny

Christiana Holcomb

Christiana Holcomb

Ashley Bell, Craig Parshall, Tony Perkins, Doreen Denny, Christiana Holcomb

Today's show features: Ashley Bell, Entrepreneurship Policy Advisor for the White House Opportunity & Revitalization Council and the Small Business Administration's Regional Administrator for Region IV, on the White House working to ensure Paycheck Protection Program funds reach low-income and underserved communities; Craig Parshall, Special Counsel for Government Affairs for the American Center for Law & Justice, on President Trump's executive order on social media censorship and Section 230 granting unconditional immunity for media platforms that restrict free speech. Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council and a former police officer, on George Floyd's death from excessive force by Minneapolis police officers; Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations for Concerned Women for America, and Christiana Holcomb, Legal Counsel for Alliance Defending Freedom, on the Department of Education ruling that the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference's (CIAC) policy allowing biological males to compete in women's sports violates Title IX.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Louie Gohmert

Louie Gohmert

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Mark Harris

Mark Harris

Eric Dreiband

Eric Dreiband

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Louie Gohmert, Gordon Chang, Dr. Mark Harris, Eric Dreiband, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) on a new executive order by President Trump taking aim at social media liability protections; Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," on recent unrest in Hong Kong leading to wider police crackdown; Dr. Mark Harris, FRC's National Community Impact Director, on FRC's Community Impact Initiative; Eric Dreiband, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, on the DOJ's involvement in states where religious freedom is in jeopardy; and Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on HHS's proposed rule to add new religious freedom and conscience protections to the Affordable Care Act.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Mike  Johnson

Mike Johnson

John Barsa

John Barsa

Ron Hill

Ron Hill

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Mike Johnson, John Barsa, Ron Hill, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Louisiana and Chairman of the Republican Study Committee, on the Democrats' outrageous defense of Planned Parenthood's illegal Paycheck Protection Program loan grab; John Barsa, Acting USAID Administrator, on USAID's pushback against the U.N. agenda for global abortion, and other USAID efforts to safeguard religious freedom; Ron Hill, Pastor of Love and Unity Christian Fellowship Church in Compton, California, on how he plans to let the Holy Spirit-not the government-guide his decisions in reopening his church; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the latest religious freedom developments from around the world, including Congress's effort to hold China accountable for its persecution of the Uyghur people.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Ted Yoho

Ted Yoho

Martin Makary

Martin Makary

Daniel Celia

Daniel Celia

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Ted Yoho, Martin Makary, Dan Celia, Ken Blackwell, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Ted Yoho, Representative for the 3rd district of Florida, on China sending two new aircraft carriers near the Pratas Islands, stoking fear that a Taiwan invasion could be next; Martin Makary, Professor of Health Policy at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, on reopening America safely and the possibility of a second wave of the virus; Dan Celia, Host of "Financial Issues with Dan Celia," on the stock market's recovery and what might be ahead for the economy; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on rumors that the GOP is considering an overhaul of the party platform before the Republican National Convention; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on HHS's proposed rule to add new religious freedom and conscience protections to the Affordable Care Act.

Monday, May 25, 2020

William Barr

William Barr

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

William Barr, Mike Pompeo

On this special Memorial Day edition of Washington Watch, we honor those who have sacrificed their lives while serving in the U.S. military by discussing the freedoms they gave their lives to protect. We feature Tony's recent conversations with U.S. Attorney General William Barr and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as they share how they are working to defend and advance freedom at home and abroad.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Rich Lowry

Rich Lowry

Cathy Ruse

Cathy Ruse

Eugene Scalia

Eugene Scalia

Rich Lowry, Cathy Ruse, Eugene Scalia

This weekend we feature: Rich Lowry, Editor of National Review and Author of "The Case for Nationalism," on how the media has systematically ignored President Trump's coronavirus successes and solutions; Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for Human Dignity, on modern sex education in public schools and how parents can fight back; Eugene Scalia, U.S. Secretary of Labor, on new Department of Labor guidelines that prohibit the department from discriminating based on religious beliefs and protect the ability of faith-based organizations to participate in grant programs.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson

Vicky Hartzler

Vicky Hartzler

Scott Turner

Scott Turner

Gordon Groseclose

Gordon Groseclose

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Katherine Beck Johnson, Vicky Hartzler, Scott Tuner, Gordon Groseclose, Gordon Chang, Lela Gilbert

Today's show features: Katherine Beck Johnson, FRC's Research Fellow for Legal and Policy Studies, on President Trump declaring places of worship "essential" and calling for governors to let them open, and how the arson of a Mississippi church illustrates the ongoing pattern of religious hostility; Vicky Hartzler, Representative for the 4th district of Missouri, on her bill to provide liability protection for churches; Scott Turner, Executive Director of the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council, on the White House African American Initiative to ensure minority communities can recover from the coronavirus shutdownl Gordon Groseclose, Retired U.S. Army Chaplain (Colonel) and Program Representative of American Bible Society's Armed Services Ministry, on the distribution of Bible literature to service members. Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," on Beijing imposing new national-security laws on Hong Kong in an attempt to stamp out widespread pro-democracy protests; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on religious freedom developments in Nigeria and India.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Ross Spano

Ross Spano

Eugene Scalia

Eugene Scalia

Garrett Booth

Garrett Booth

David Closson

David Closson

Ross Spano, Eugene Scalia, Garrett Booth, David Closson

Today's show features: Ross Spano, U.S. Representative for the 15th district of Florida and Ranking Member of the House Investigations, Oversight & Regulations Subcommittee, on Planned Parenthood illegally obtaining $80 million in coronavirus relief funding, an update on the debate in Congress over coronavirus relief, and his reaction to congressional Democrats complaining that President Trump is defying congressional oversight; Eugene Scalia, Secretary of Labor, on new Labor Department guidelines that prohibit the department from discriminating based on religious beliefs, protecting the ability of faith-based organizations to participate in grant programs; Garrett Booth, Pastor of Grace Church in Houston, Texas, on FRC's National Pastors Roundtable earlier today; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on a survey showing that two-thirds of Americans of all faiths see a message from God in the virus.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Ted Yoho

Ted Yoho

Eric Dreiband

Eric Dreiband

Kevin Hern

Kevin Hern

Rich Lowry

Rich Lowry

Ted Yoho, Eric Dreiband, Kevin Hern, Rich Lowry

Today's show features: Ted Yoho, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Florida, on Joe Biden's pledge to reverse the Trump administration's Israel policies and also on the brewing war between Israel and Hezbollah; Eric Dreiband, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, on Justice Department officials warning California Governor Gavin Newsom that his plan for gradually easing the state's coronavirus lockdown could disfavor religious groups; Kevin Hern, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Oklahoma and Member of the House Small Business Committee, on Planned Parenthood affiliates that applied for and received a total of $80 million in loans from the Paycheck Protection Program being required to return the money; Rich Lowry, Editor of National Review and Author of "The Case for Nationalism," on how the media has largely ignored President Trump's massive coronavirus supply effort.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

Brad  Dacus

Brad Dacus

Mike  Johnson

Mike Johnson

Cathy Ruse

Cathy Ruse

Marsha Blackburn, Brad Dacus, Mike Johnson, Cathy Ruse

Today's show features: Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Senator for Tennessee, on President Trump threatening to keep the WHO funding freeze in place after the White House investigation confirmed the health body's multiple failures in the early stages of the coronavirus outbreak; Brad Dacus, President of the Pacific Justice Institute, on the Oregon Supreme Court putting a hold on a county judge's ruling that declared Governor Brown's restrictions on church gatherings "null and void."; Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Louisiana, on FBI Director Christopher Wray stonewalling the investigation into the Michael Flynn case; Steve Scalise, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Louisiana and House Minority Whip, with an update on the discharge petition for the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for Human Dignity, on her new publication: "Sex Education in Public Schools: Sexualization of Children and LGBT Indoctrination."

Monday, May 18, 2020

Ralph Norman

Ralph Norman

Chris Mitchell

Chris Mitchell

David Gibbs

David Gibbs

Jack Hibbs

Jack Hibbs

Ralph Norman, Chris Mitchell, David Gibbs, Jack Hibbs

Today's show features: Chris Mitchell, CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief, on Israel swearing in a fragile new government as friction looms; Dr. David Gibbs Jr., Founder and President of Christian Law Association, on a North Carolina judge siding with churches and blocking Governor Cooper's restrictions on indoor church services.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Tom Cotton

Tom Cotton

Greg Murphy

Greg Murphy

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Tom Cotton, Greg Murphy, Tony Perkins

This weekend we feature: Tom Cotton, U.S. Senator for Arkansas and Member of the Senate Intelligence Committee and Armed Services Committee, on China attempting to hack and steal American coronavirus vaccine and treatment research; Greg Murphy, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of North Carolina and a Member of the House GOP Doctors Caucus, on the White House releasing reopening guidance that does not rely solely on CDC guidance; Tony Perkins on how freedom will atrophy unless it is exercised and why it is time to exercise our freedom and reopen America.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Doug Collins

Doug Collins

Mike Donnelly

Mike Donnelly

David Benham

David Benham

Mike Gonzalez

Mike Gonzalez

Doug Collins, Mike Donnelly, David Benham, Mike Gonzalez

Today's show features: Doug Collins, U.S. Representative for the 9th district of Georgia, on a letter from Collins and 19 Republican colleagues to Secretary of Defense Mark Esper on religious liberty violations in the military and the problems with the House Democrats' HEROES Act; Mike Donnelly, Senior Counsel and Director of Global Outreach for the Homeschool Legal Defense Association (HSLDA), on a new survey showing that 40 percent of Americans are more likely to choose homeschooling or online learning after the pandemic; David Benham, Entrepreneur, Author, and Activist, on the Coronavirus lockdown situation on the ground in North Carolina; Mike Gonzalez, Senior Fellow at the Heritage Foundation and the author of the upcoming book The Plot to Change America: How Identity Politics is Dividing the Land of the Free, on the socialist agenda behind the 1619 Project.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Scott Perry

Scott Perry

Shawn Steel

Shawn Steel

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Scott Perry, Shawn Steel, Lela Gilbert, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Scott Perry, U.S. Representative for the 10th district of Pennsylvania, on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus bill; Shawn Steel, Former Chair of the Republican Party of California, on what is behind the GOP win in the California special congressional election; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on the increasing persecution of Christians in Nigeria and the efforts to secure the release of Leah Sharibu, a captive of Boko Haram who turns 17 years old today - her third birthday in captivity; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the growing number of churches filing lawsuits in a bid to reopen and the latest on the 9th Circuit ruling in favor of a church forced to pay for abortion.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Jim Banks

Jim Banks

Andy McCarthy

Andy McCarthy

Greg Murphy

Greg Murphy

Jim Banks, Andy McCarthy, Greg Murphy

Today's show features: Jim Banks, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Indiana, on the Republican Study Committee opposing a federal bailout of mismanaged state and local governments under the guise of COVID-19 relief; Andy McCarthy, Senior Fellow at National Review Institute and a National Review contributing editor, on Judge Emmet Sullivan putting off approving the DOJ request to dismiss the General Flynn case; Greg Murphy, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of North Carolina and a Member of the House GOP Doctors Caucus, on the White House releasing reopening guidance that does not rely solely on CDC guidance.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Mike Braun

Mike Braun

Andy Barr

Andy Barr

Daniel Celia

Daniel Celia

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen

Mike Braun, Andy Barr, Dan Celia, Scott Rasmussen

Today's show features: Mike Braun, U.S. Senator for Indiana and Member of the Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee, on today's Senate hearing with members of the Coronavirus Task Force; Andy Barr, U.S. Representative for the 6th district of Kentucky, on a newly formed special congressional task force to investigate China's global agenda, including its handling of the COVID-19 pandemic; Dan Celia, Nationally Syndicated Radio Host and President and CEO of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries, on a UN report saying that the economic devastation from the coronavirus could eventually kill more than the virus itself; Scott Rasmussen, Pollster and Publisher of ScottRasmussen.com, on his new survey showing 60 percent of voters believe every business that establishes safe social distancing protocols should be allowed to open.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Tom Cotton

Tom Cotton

George Barna

George Barna

David Closson

David Closson

Tom Cotton, George Barna, David Closson

Today's show features: Tom Cotton, U.S. Senator for Arkansas and Member of the Senate Intelligence Committee and Armed Services Committee, on China attempting to hack and steal American coronavirus vaccine and treatment research; George Barna, Director of Research at Arizona Christian University's Cultural Research Center, on his new survey revealing that God is absent from most Americans' views of purpose and success; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on understanding your life's purpose and how FRC's Biblical Worldview Series helps Christians apply the teachings of the Bible to the difficult questions in life.

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen

David Closson

David Closson

Carter Conlon

Carter Conlon

Gordon Chang, Scott Rasmussen, David Closson, Carter Conlon

This weekend we feature: Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," on China claiming Secretary of State Mike Pompeo betrayed his Christian beliefs with his supposed coronavirus "lies;" Scott Rasmussen, Pollster and Publisher of ScottRasmussen.com, on his new survey showing that voters nationwide now fear the economic threat more than the health threat from the coronavirus; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on why Christians need to look to God, not their circumstances, in the pandemic crisis; and Carter Conlon, General Overseer of Times Square Church and Author of "It's Time to Pray," on how we can pray for the church.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Joe DiGenova

Joe DiGenova

Tim Winter

Tim Winter

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Kathy Branzell

Kathy Branzell

David Closson

David Closson

Joe DiGenova, Tim Winter, Tony Perkins, David Closson

Today's show features: Joe DiGenova, Attorney and Fox News Contributor, on the Department of Justice dropping charges against Michael Flynn after internal memos were released; Tim Winter, President of Parents Television Council, on his organization's disturbing report on Netflix; Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council and Host of Washington Watch, on his renomination to the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom; Kathy Branzell, President of the National Day of Prayer Task Force, and David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, reflecting on yesterday's National Day of Prayer.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Jody Hice

Jody Hice

Carter Conlon

Carter Conlon

Sally Burke

Sally Burke

Andrew Brunson

Andrew Brunson

Jody Hice, Carter Conlon, Sally Burke, Andrew Brunson

Today's show features: Jody Hice, U.S. Representative for the 10th district of Georgia, on praying for the government and our leaders; Carter Conlon, General Overseer of Times Square Church and Author of "It's Time to Pray," on praying for the church; Sally Burke, President of Moms in Prayer International, on praying for the family; Andrew Brunson, Pastor and Author of "God's Hostage," on praying for persecuted believers across the world.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Louie Gohmert

Louie Gohmert

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Marjorie Dannenfelser

Marjorie Dannenfelser

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Louie Gohmert, Gordon Chang, Marjorie Dannenfelser, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Louie Gohmert, U.S. Representative for the first district of Texas, on the Dallas salon owner sentenced to seven days in jail and fined for reopening her business; Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," on China claiming Secretary of State Mike Pompeo betrayed his Christian beliefs with his supposed coronavirus "lies."; Marjorie Dannenfelser, President of Susan B. Anthony List, on her joint op-ed with Tony Perkins urging the confirmation of Judge Justin Walker to the D.C. Circuit. Judge Walker appeared today before the Senate Judiciary Committee as part of his confirmation hearing; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on his reaction to this morning's Little Sisters of the Poor oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court and the Trump administration's accomplishments on religious liberty.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Lindsey Graham

Lindsey Graham

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

David Closson

David Closson

Lindsey Graham, Scott Rasmussen, Travis Weber, David Closson

Today's show features: Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from South Carolina, on holding China accountable for the coronavirus; Scott Rasmussen, Pollster and Publisher of ScottRasmussen.com, on his new survey showing that voters nationwide now fear the economic threat more than the health threat from the coronavirus; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on in-person church services resuming in various states; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on a biblical perspective on Americans who are so gripped with fear over the pandemic that they are willing to give the government excessive authority over their lives.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Eric Dreiband

Eric Dreiband

Mairead McArdle

Mairead McArdle

Jared Bridges

Jared Bridges

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Eric Dreiband, Mairead McArdle, Jared Bridges, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Eric Dreiband, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, on the DOJ siding with the church suing Virginia Governor Northam after the pastor - who held a 16-person Palm Sunday service - faced fines and jail time; and today's 3rd anniversary of President Trump's executive order on religious liberty; Mairead McArdle, Reporter for National Review, on the Department of Homeland Security's report showing China hid the severity of the virus; Jared Bridges, FRC's Vice President for Brand Advancement, on the new features within FRC's rebuilt STAND Firm App; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the Trump administration's track record on religious liberty.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Arielle Del Turco

Arielle Del Turco

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Tony Perkins, Arielle Del Turco, Lela Gilbert

This weekend, we feature: Tony Perkins, Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and host of Washington Watch, on the release of USCIRF's 2020 Annual Report with recommendations for U.S. policy; Arielle Del Turco, FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on USCIRF's conclusions and recommendations on India, China, and North Korea; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on USCIRF's conclusions and recommendations on Nigeria and Iran.

Friday, May 1, 2020

Carrie  Severino

Carrie Severino

Beth Stelzer

Beth Stelzer

Jeff Landry

Jeff Landry

Henry Song

Henry Song

Carrie Severino, Jeff Landry, Beth Stelzer, Henry Song

Today's show features: Carrie Severino, President of Judicial Crisis Network, on why America deserves to see Joe Biden's list of prospective Supreme Court nominees; Jeff Landry, Louisiana Attorney General, on his letter asking Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards to fully reopen churches; Beth Stelzer, Founder of Save Women's Sports, on the petition to the International Olympics Committee to protect the safety and integrity of women's sports from biological men competing in their competitions; Henry Song, North Korean Human Rights Activist, on religious persecution in North Korea.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Andy McCarthy

Andy McCarthy

Whitney Westerfield

Whitney Westerfield

Fred Lunsford

Fred Lunsford

Cal Thomas

Cal Thomas

Andy McCarthy, Whitney Westerfield, Fred Lunsford, Cal Thomas

Today's show features: Andy McCarthy, Senior Fellow at National Review Institute, on bombshell documents proving the FBI schemed to set up National Security Advisor Michael Flynn; Whitney Westerfield, Kentucky State Senator and author of Senate Bill 9, the Born Alive Infant Protection Act, on Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear vetoing the legislation; Reverend Fred Lunsford, pastor and speaker, on his "Praying on the Mountain" initiative aimed at bringing about a spiritual awakening; Cal Thomas, columnist and author of "America's Expiration Date," on his observations regarding how previous generations reacted to crises compared with today's Americans.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Eric  Metaxas

Eric Metaxas

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Barbara Ehardt

Barbara Ehardt

Justin Danhof

Justin Danhof

Eric Metaxas, Ken Blackwell, Barbara Ehardt, Justin Danhof

Today's show features: Eric Metaxas, host of the Eric Metaxas Show and best-selling author, on his debate on the evangelical case for President Trump; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on international best practices for free, fair and safe elections in the age of coronavirus; Barbara Ehardt, Idaho State Representative, on the ACLU filing a lawsuit against the Fairness in Women's Sports Act, an Idaho law requiring athletes to compete as their biological sex; Justin Danhof, General Counsel for the National Center for Public Policy Research and Director of the Center's Free Enterprise Project, on FEP's "Investor Value Voter Guide," which advises conservative and religious investors how to vote on 2020 corporate proxy initiatives.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Arielle Del Turco

Arielle Del Turco

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Tony Perkins, Arielle Del Turco, Lela Gilbert, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Tony Perkins, Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and host of Washington Watch, on the release of USCIRF's 2020 Annual Report with recommendations for U.S. policy; Arielle Del Turco, FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on USCIRF's conclusions and recommendations on India, China, and North Korea; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on USCIRF's conclusions and recommendations on Nigeria and Iran; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on an overview of the USCIRF 2020 Annual Report and needed action steps.

Monday, April 27, 2020

Russ Crosson

Russ Crosson

Ryan Tucker

Ryan Tucker

David Closson

David Closson

Jonathan Butcher

Jonathan Butcher

Russ Crosson, Ryan Tucker, David Closson, Jonathan Butcher

Today's show features: Russ Crosson, Executive Vice-Chairman of the Ronald Blue Trust and Author of "Money Made Simple: The Key to Financial Freedom," on what is next for the economy as states begin to reopen; Ryan Tucker, Senior Counsel and Director of the Center for Christian Ministries at Alliance Defending Freedom, on churches prevailing against overzealous state and local government officials who tried to prohibit drive-in worship services; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on FRC's new resources on reopening churches; Jonathan Butcher, Senior Policy Analyst for the Center for Education Policy at the Heritage Foundation, on a new report showing that only 15 percent of U.S. 8th graders are proficient in U.S. history, and how schools are handling distance learning during the pandemic.

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

Ken Paxton

Ken Paxton

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen

Jeff Sessions, Ken Paxton, Scott Rasmussen

This weekend we feature: Jeff Sessions, former U.S. Attorney General, on China's mishandling of the pandemic and the Missouri Attorney General's lawsuit against the Chinese government. Ken Paxton, Texas Attorney General, on his updated guidance for houses of worship on slowing the spread of coronavirus while serving their communities of faith. Scott Rasmussen, Pollster and Publisher of ScottRasmussen.com, on whether we are asking the right questions about the coronavirus and the economy.

Friday, April 24, 2020

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

Roy Blunt

Roy Blunt

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Mike Pompeo, Roy Blunt, Lela Gilbert, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on the persecution of Christians in Nigeria; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the commemoration of the Armenian genocide, and a proposal for church re-openings.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Andy Biggs

Andy Biggs

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen

Roger Marshall

Roger Marshall

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Andy Biggs, Scott Rasmussen, Roger Marshall, Ken Blackwell

Today's show features: Andy Biggs, U.S. Representative for the 5th district of Arizona and member of the president's Opening Up America Again Congressional Group, on how to reopen the country while balancing the interests of public health and the economy; Scott Rasmussen, Pollster and Publisher of ScottRasmussen.com, on whether we are asking the right questions about the coronavirus and the economy; Dr. Roger Marshall, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Kansas, on his decision to remain in his district to treat COVID-19 patients while Congress votes to replenish the Paycheck Protection Program; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on re-opening the country while balancing the interests of public health and the economy.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Mark Green

Mark Green

Jerry Boykin

Jerry Boykin

Meg Kilgannon

Meg Kilgannon

Ken Paxton

Ken Paxton

Mark Green, Jerry Boykin, Meg Kilgannon, Ken Paxton

Today's show features: Mark Green, U.S. Representative for the 7th District of Tennessee, on his letter to Congress urging them to allow American companies that return to the U.S. from China to expense all of their moving costs with President Trump's China tariffs, and the president's plan to reopen the economy; General Jerry Boykin, FRC's Executive Vice President, on Iran launching a military satellite, and President Trump instructing the U.S. Navy to destroy Iranian gun boats harassing U.S. ships; Meg Kilgannon, FRC's Education Research Associate, on the World Health Organization's shocking sex propaganda for kids; Ken Paxton, Texas Attorney General, on his updated joint guidance to houses of worship on spreading the slow of coronavirus while serving their communities of faith.