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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Mark Hemingway

Mark Hemingway

Marjorie Dannenfelser

Marjorie Dannenfelser

Terry Jeffrey

Terry Jeffrey

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Rob McCoy

Rob McCoy

Mollie Hemingway, Marjorie Dannenfelser, Terry Jeffrey, Ken Blackwell, Ron McCoy

Today's show features: Mollie Hemingway, Senior Editor at The Federalist, Senior Journalism Fellow at Hillsdale College, and co-author of "Justice on Trial: The Kavanaugh Confirmation and the Future of the Supreme Court," on what the courts would look like under a Biden-Harris administration; Marjorie Dannenfelser, President of Susan B. Anthony List and author of the soon-to-be-released book "Life is Winning: Inside the Fight for Unborn Children and Their Mothers," on Kamala Harris's radical anti-life policies; Terry Jeffrey, Editor in Chief for CSNNews.com, on Kamala Harris's support for the so-called "Equality Act" and her views on other issues including "Medicare-for-All" and taxpayer funding for gender transition surgery; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on how Black Lives Matter influenced Joe Biden's choice of running mate, the real agenda behind Black Lives Matter, and on the resignation of Seattle's first black police chief; Rob McCoy, Pastor of Godspeak Calvary Chapel, on his decision to hold church services in violation of a court restraining order prohibiting his church from holding services and an update on his court appearance yesterday.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Dan Dow

Dan Dow

Mike Morrell

Mike Morrell

Lara Trump

Lara Trump

Ross Spano

Ross Spano

Dan Celia

Dan Celia

Dan Dow, Mike Morrell, Lara Trump, Ross Spano, Dan Celia

Today's show features: Dan Dow, San Luis Obispo County District Attorney, on his declaration that his county is a sanctuary for church services; Mike Morrell, State Senator for California's 23rd district, on Pastor Rob McCoy of Godspeak Calvary Chapel deciding to defy a restraining order that prohibits his church from holding services; Lara Trump, Senior Advisor to the Trump reelection campaign and wife of Eric Trump, on President Trump's record of keeping his promises to women and American families; Ross Spano, U.S. Representative for the 15th district of Florida, on President Trump's payroll tax holiday and how the president's policies are rebuilding the economy; Dan Celia, Nationally Syndicated Radio Host and President/CEO of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries, on his thoughts on the economic picture and how President Trump's executive orders will impact the economy.

Monday, August 10, 2020

Mike Donnelly

Mike Donnelly

Cathy Duffy

Cathy Duffy

Lawana Perkins

Lawana Perkins

Mike Donnelly, Cathy Duffy, Lawana Perkins

Today's show features: Mike Donnelly, Senior Counsel and Director of Global Outreach at Homeschool Legal Defense Association, on why parents are choosing to homeschool, the legal steps involved in switching to homeschooling, and how parents can pull their children out of public school; Cathy Duffy, author and homeschool curriculum reviewer specialist, on how parents who are making the transition from public school to homeschool can go about selecting a curriculum, resources, and find support groups/co-ops; Lawana Perkins, homeschool mother, on why parents should consider taking the homeschool journey.

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Ralph Norman

Ralph Norman

Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson

Jack Hibbs

Jack Hibbs

David Closson

David Closson

Ralph Norman, Dean Nelson, Jack Hibbs, David Closson

This weekend we feature: Ralph Norman, U.S. Representative for the 5th district of South Carolina, on big tech censorship and how the media has censored information during the pandemic; Dean Nelson, FRC's Senior Fellow for African-American Affairs and the Executive Director of Human Coalition Action, on claims that the Hyde Amendment, which has protected federal taxpayer funding from being used for abortion for decades, is racist; Jack Hibbs, Senior Pastor at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, on California Governor Newsom's overreaching restrictions on churches; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on what pastors and churches should consider when facing overreaching government restrictions on church services.

Friday, August 7, 2020

Ken Buck

Ken Buck

Greg Murphy

Greg Murphy

Ken Buck, Greg Murphy

On this special "Faith & Freedom Friday" edition of Washington Watch, we feature Rep. Ken Buck, who represents Colorado's 4th congressional district, and Dr. Greg Murphy, who represents North Carolina's 3rd district. We will hear each of them share about their faith journey with the Lord and how it informs their passion for defending freedom.

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson

Jack Hibbs

Jack Hibbs

David Closson

David Closson

Marsha Blackburn, Dean Nelson, Jack Hibbs, David Closson

Today's show features: Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Senator from Tennessee, on the Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on the role of Antifa and other radical groups' in the riots across the country, and also an update on the coronavirus relief bill; Dean Nelson, FRC's Senior Fellow for African-American Affairs and the Executive Director of Human Coalition Action, on claims that the Hyde Amendment, which has protected federal taxpayer funding from being used for abortion for decades, is racist; Jack Hibbs, Senior Pastor at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills, on California Governor Newsom's overreaching restrictions on churches; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on what pastors and churches should consider when facing overreaching government restrictions on church services.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Cathy Ruse

Cathy Ruse

Mary Hasson

Mary Hasson

Candice Dugger

Candice Dugger

Cathy Ruse, Mary Rice Hasson, Candice Dugger

Today's show features: Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow for Legal Studies and Director of the Center for Human Dignity, on the plague of morally toxic public schools and what to do if your child has to stay in public schools; Mary Rice Hasson, Director of Catholic Women's Forum, Kate O'Beirne Fellow in Catholic Studies at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and author of "Get Out Now: Why You Should Pull Your Child from Public School Before It's Too Late," on why parents should consider pulling their children from public schools; Candice Dugger, Founder of the Reimagine Conference, on how parents can make the transition from public school into homeschooling and other alternatives.

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Blaine Luetkemeyer

Blaine Luetkemeyer

Ralph Norman

Ralph Norman

Jerry Boykin

Jerry Boykin

Larry Taunton

Larry Taunton

Blaine Luetkemeyer, Ralph Norman, Jerry Boykin, Larry Taunton

Today's show features: Blaine Leutkemeyer, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Missouri, on perverse incentives behind coronavirus reporting for hospitals; Ralph Norman, U.S. Representative for the 5th district of South Carolina, on big tech censorship and how the media has censored information during the pandemic; Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, FRC's Executive Vice President and former commander of the U.S. Army's Delta Force, on the explosion in Beirut harbor; Larry Taunton, Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation, on protestors in Portland burning Bibles along with the American flag.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Frank Wolf

Frank Wolf

Faith McDonnell

Faith McDonnell

Mariam Ibraheem

Mariam Ibraheem

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Arielle Del Turco

Arielle Del Turco

Frank Wolf, Faith McDonnell, Mariam Ibraheem, Travis Weber, Arielle Del Turco

Today's show features: Frank Wolf, former U.S. Congressman and author of the 1998 United States' International Religious Freedom Act, on his work in Sudan in the 2000s and how the problems then set the stage for Sudan moving forward; Faith McDonnell, Director of Religious Liberty Programs and of the Church Alliance for a New Sudan at the Institute on Religion and Democracy, on the progress of religious liberty in Sudan over the past 20 years; Mariam Ibraheem, religious persecution survivor and activist, on religious liberty advances in Sudan since her release from death row; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, and Arielle Del Turco FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on religious liberty progressing in Sudan, the needed next steps in Sudan, and the status of apostasy laws all around the world.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Josh Hawley

Josh Hawley

Chad Wolf

Chad Wolf

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Larry Taunton

Larry Taunton

Josh Hawley, Chad Wolf, Ken Blackwell, Larry Alex Taunton

This weekend, we feature: Josh Hawley, U.S. Senator from Missouri, on the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision declining to immediately halt enforcement of Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak's discriminatory restrictions on churches during the pandemic; Chad Wolf, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, on the federal response to the riots in Portland and other cities, and on protestors showing up outside his home; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on the far Left agenda of the Black Lives Matter organization; Larry Alex Taunton, Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation, freelance columnist, and author of "The Grace Effect," on Twitter refusing to promote his article linking Marxism to riots.

Friday, July 31, 2020

Debbie Lesko

Debbie Lesko

David Closson

David Closson

Arielle Del Turco

Arielle Del Turco

Jarrett Stepman

Jarrett Stepman

Debbie Lesko, David Closson, Arielle Del Turco, Jarrett Stepman

Today's show features: Debbie Lesko, U.S. Representative for the 8th district of Arizona, on her bill requiring Planned Parenthood to return the Paycheck Protection Program funds they illegally obtained; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on Trader Joe's standing up to cancel culture's demands; Arielle Del Turco, FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on China's growing abuses against religious freedom and human rights, and the complicity of U.S. companies that continue to do business with China; Jarrett Stepman, contributor to the Daily Signal, co-host of The Right Side of History podcast, and author of "The War on History: The Conspiracy to Rewrite America's Past," on the Left's war on history.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Craig Parshall

Craig Parshall

Brandon  Showalter

Brandon Showalter

David Closson

David Closson

Doreen Denny

Doreen Denny

Craig Parshall, Brandon Showalter, David Closson, Doreen Denny

Today's show features: Craig Parshall, Special Counsel to the American Center for Law and Justice and Founder of the John Milton Project for Digital Free Speech, on what happened Wednesday in the House hearing on Big Tech; Brandon Showalter, reporter for the Christian Post, on J. K. Rowling's continued pushback on the transgender ideology and Facebook's censorship on the topic of gender dysphoria; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on the Christian response to a study showing how the pandemic is turning millennials into socialists; Doreen Denny, Vice President of Government Relations for Concerned Women for America (CWA), on Title IX in a post-Bostock age, CWA's work to protect Title IX, and CWA's letter to the NCAA Board of Governors.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Mark Morgan

Mark Morgan

Jon Schweppe

Jon Schweppe

Paris Dennard

Paris Dennard

Mike Gonzalez

Mike Gonzalez

Mark Morgan, Jon Schweppe, Paris Dennard, Mike Gonzalez

Today's show features: Mark Morgan, Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, on the federal response to the riots in Portland and other cities and Attorney General William Barr's testimony before Congress Tuesday; Jon Schweppe, Director of Policy and Government Affairs for American Principles Project, on Big Tech censorship and on Facebook, Amazon, Google, and Apple CEOs testifying during the House Judiciary Antitrust subcommittee hearings; Paris Dennard, Senior Communications Advisor for Black Media Affairs for the Republican National Committee, on Joe Biden's record of not helping black Americans; Mike Gonzalez, Senior Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, on his new book, "The Plot to Change America: How Identity Politics is Dividing the Land of the Free."

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Chad Wolf

Chad Wolf

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Larry Taunton

Larry Taunton

Teryn Clarke

Teryn Clarke

James Lankford

James Lankford

Chad Wolf, Ken Blackwell, Larry Taunton, Teryn Clarke, James Lankford

Today's show features: Chad Wolf, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, on the federal response to the riots in Portland and other cities, and on protestors showing up outside his home; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on the far Left agenda of the Black Lives Matter organization; Larry Alex Taunton, Executive Director of the Fixed Point Foundation, freelance columnist, and author of "The Grace Effect," on Twitter refusing to promote his article linking Marxism to riots; Dr. Teryn Clarke, one of the doctors who participated in Monday's Tea Party Patriots news conference, on the Facebook, Google/YouTube, and Twitter censorship of the viral video; James Lankford, U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, on the latest coronavirus relief bill, including the possibility of liability protection for nonprofits and the prospects of raising the charitable deductions cap.

Monday, July 27, 2020

Jorge Ventura

Jorge Ventura

Josh Hawley

Josh Hawley

David Cortman

David Cortman

David Closson

David Closson

Jorge Ventura, Josh Hawley, David Cortman, David Closson

Today's show features: Jorge Ventura, field reporter for the Daily Caller, on his on the ground report on the riots in Portland, and on Congressman Jerrold Nadler (R-N.Y.) saying Antifa violence in Portland is a "myth"; Josh Hawley, U.S. Senator from Missouri, on the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision Friday declining to immediately halt enforcement of Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak's discriminatory restrictions on churches during the pandemic, and also on his announcement that before he votes for any future Supreme Court nominee he wants to see record evidence that the nominee acknowledges Roe v. Wade was wrongly decided as a matter of law; David Cortman, Senior Counsel and Vice President of U.S. Litigation at Alliance Defending Freedom, on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold Nevada Governor Sisolak's discriminatory restrictions applying to churches but not to other secular organizations, such as casinos, restaurants, bars, theme parks, and gyms; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on the debate over church restrictions from a biblical perspective and helpful resources for churches.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

Tony Perkins, Mike Pompeo

This weekend, we feature a conversation between Tony and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about the release of the draft report of the Commission on Unalienable Rights. They also discuss how pastors are essential to the promotion and protection of human rights, individual liberty and democracy around the world.

Friday, July 24, 2020

Andy McCarthy

Andy McCarthy

David McIntosh

David McIntosh

Suzanne Geist

Suzanne Geist

Ryan Burrell

Ryan Burrell

Andy McCarthy, David McIntosh, Suzanne Geist, Ryan Burrell

Today's show features: Andy McCarthy, former Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York and Senior Fellow at the National Review Institute, on a federal judge issuing a restraining order against federal agents tasked with protecting a federal courthouse in Portland from violent rioters; David McIntosh, former Congressman and President of the Club for Growth, on the SPLC's lawsuit against the Trump administration's coronavirus relief efforts for private schools; Suzanne Geist, Nebraska State Senator, on the Nebraska legislature considering a bill to ban dismemberment abortion; Ryan Burrell, CEO of SPRY Strategies, on a new poll showing Trump leading Biden in several battleground states.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Helen Raleigh

Helen Raleigh

Bob Fu

Bob Fu

John Plake

John Plake

Katharine Gorka

Katharine Gorka

Helen Raleigh, Bob Fu, John Plake, Katharine Gorka

Today's show features: Helen Raleigh, senior contributor to The Federalist, owner of Red Meadow Advisors, LLC, an immigrant from China, and an immigration policy fellow at Colorado Christian University's Centennial Institute, on the U.S. ordering the closure of China's Houston consulate; Bob Fu, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom and Founder/President of the China Aid Association, on a new video emerging of well-known house churches in China coming under attack by paramilitary police, and also on the latest situation in Hong Kong as the Chinese Communists persecute both Christians and dissidents; John Plake, Director of Ministry Intelligence at American Bible Society, on American Bible Society releasing its 10th annual 'State of the Bible' Survey showing how COVID-19 has impacted religion and scripture engagement; Katharine Gorka, Director of Civil Society and the American Dialogue at The Heritage Foundation's Feulner Institute, on her op-ed "Standing Up to 'Wokeness' and the Intolerance of the Mob."

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

David Harsanyi

David Harsanyi

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson

Dan Celia

Dan Celia

David Harsanyi, Travis Weber, Dean Nelson, Dan Celia

Today's show features: David Harsanyi, senior writer for National Review and the author of "First Freedom: A Ride through America's Enduring History with the Gun," on his piece "The Problem in Portland Isn't the Law; It's the Lawlessness"; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the contrast between the presidential candidates' views on religious freedom with Joe Biden promoting teaching Islam in public schools and President Trump promising to prosecute vandals who target Catholic churches and statues; Dean Nelson, FRC's Senior Fellow for African American Affairs, on Planned Parenthood's NYC chapter finally acknowledging its founder's racist and eugenicist agenda; Dan Celia, Nationally Syndicated Radio Host and President/CEO of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries, on the state of the economy and the markets as Congress begins negotiating another round of Coronavirus relief legislation.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

David Closson

David Closson

Lindsey Burke

Lindsey Burke

Ken Blackwell, David Closson, Lindsey Burke

Today's show features: Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on violence escalating in major cities as mayors avoid responsibility; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on how Joe Biden's worldview compares with a biblical worldview, and also on a new Pew Research survey showing how people view the connection between a belief in God and morality; Lindsey Burke, Director for the Center for Education Policy and Will Skillman Fellow in Education Policy at the Heritage Foundation, on how 'Pandemic Pods' are fundamentally reshaping K-12 education.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Tony Perkins

Tony Perkins

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

Tony Perkins, Mike Pompeo

On this special edition of Washington Watch, we feature a conversation between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Family Research Council President Tony Perkins about the release of the draft report of the Commission on Unalienable Rights. They also discuss how pastors are essential to the promotion and protection of human rights, individual liberty and democracy all around the world.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio

David Bernhardt

David Bernhardt

Cathy Ruse

Cathy Ruse

Marco Rubio, David Bernhardt, Cathy Ruse

This weekend we feature: Marco Rubio, U.S. Senator from Florida, on Planned Parenthood illegally obtaining money from the Paycheck Protection Program and on Chief Justice John Roberts moving Left in major court cases this term; David Bernhardt, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior, on the how the Trump administration is protecting our national memorials and monuments; Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow for Legal Studies and Director of the Center for Human Dignity, on the radical sex education indoctrinating children in public schools, and why this should drive parents to rethink public education.

Friday, July 17, 2020

Peter Berkowitz

Peter Berkowitz

Michael New

Michael New

Michael Brown

Michael Brown

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Peter Berkowitz, Michael New, Michael Brown Gordon Chang

Today's show features: Peter Berkowitz, Executive Secretary of the Commission on Unalienable Rights, on the cultural attacks on America's founding principles; Michael New, professor of social research and political science at the Catholic University of America and research fellow at the Charlotte Lozier Institute, on a federal judge in Maryland removing the in-person requirement for obtaining abortion pills and the health risks this decision poses; Michael Brown, President and professor of practical theology at the FIRE School of Ministry and author of "Evangelicals at the Crossroads: Will We Pass the Trump Test?," on why so many evangelicals support President Trump; Gordon Chang, foreign affairs reporter, on U.S. Attorney General William Barr's speech calling out Hollywood and big business for becoming pawns of the Chinese communists.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Caleb Dalton

Caleb Dalton

Jonathan Keller

Jonathan Keller

Mort Klein

Mort Klein

Travis Weber, Caleb Dalton, Jonathan Keller, Mort Klein

Today's show features: Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's speech today on the draft report from the Commission on Unalienable Rights; Caleb Dalton, Attorney at Alliance Defending Freedom, on an ADF letter prompting the University of Wisconsin to stop restricting student expression in outdoor areas of campus; Jonathan Keller, President of California Family, on California banning indoor religious services; Mort Klein, President of the Zionist Organization of America, on the ongoing antisemitism in the US and Europe.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Robert Aderholt

Robert Aderholt

Ralph Norman

Ralph Norman

Cal Beisner

Cal Beisner

Roger Brooks

Roger Brooks

Faith McDonnell

Faith McDonnell

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Robert Aderholt, Ralph Norman, Calvin Beisner, Roger Brooks, Faith McDonnell, Lela Gilbert

Today's show features: Robert Aderholt, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Alabama and member of the House Committee on Appropriations, on pro-life efforts in the House Appropriations Committee, including his amendment to restore the Dornan amendment which bans taxpayer funding for abortions in D.C.; Ralph Norman, U.S. Representative for the 5th district of South Carolina, on the threats posed by cancel culture; E. Calvin Beisner, Founder and National Spokesman of The Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation, on Joe Biden unveiling his $2 trillion plan to address "climate justice"; Roger Brooks, Senior Counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom, on New York City paying $100,000 for censoring a psychotherapist's private conversations with patients; Faith McDonnell, Director of Religious Liberty Programs and of the Church Alliance for a New Sudan, on Sudan abolishing the death penalty for apostasy; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on the report that more than 1,200 Christians have been killed in Nigeria so far this year and on her new FRC publication "The Crisis of Persecution in Nigeria."

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio

David Bernhardt

David Bernhardt

Peter Sprigg

Peter Sprigg

Cathy Ruse

Cathy Ruse

Candice Dugger

Candice Dugger

Marco Rubio, David Bernhardt, Peter Sprigg, Cathy Ruse, Candice Duggar

Today's show features: Marco Rubio, U.S. Senator from Florida, on Planned Parenthood illegally obtaining money from the Paycheck Protection Program, Chief Justice John Roberts moving Left in major court cases this term, and China announcing sanctions against Senator Rubio; David Bernhardt, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior, on how the Trump administration is protecting our national memorials and monuments; Peter Sprigg, FRC's Senior Fellow for Policy Studies, on how Hollywood is introducing leftist propaganda into kids programming; Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow for Legal Studies and Director of the Center for Human Dignity, on the ways public schools are indoctrinating children; Candice Dugger, Vice President of the Reimagine Education Conference, on advice for parents seeking to transition from public school into homeschooling and other school alternatives.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Vicky Hartzler

Vicky Hartzler

Bernie Kerik

Bernie Kerik

Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

David Harsanyi

David Harsanyi

Arielle Del Turco

Arielle Del Turco

Vicky Hartzler, Bernie Kerik, Jeff Sessions, David Harsanyi, Arielle Del Turco

Today's show features: Vicky Hartzler, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Missouri, on her legislation expanding liability protections for churches and nonprofit organizations; Bernie Kerik, former police commissioner of New York City who was in command of the NYPD on September 11, 2001, and led the city's response, rescue, recovery, and investigative efforts, on the defund the police movement and rising NYPD retirements; Jeff Sessions, former U.S. Attorney General, on the Biden/Sanders platform stance on life, immigration, and China; David Harsanyi, senior writer for National Review and author of "First Freedom: A Ride through America's Enduring History with the Gun," on his opinion piece "The Media's War on Words."; Arielle Del Turco, FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on China announcing sanctions against U.S. Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, U.S. Representative Chris Smith (R-N.J.), and U.S. Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback, and also on the U.S. sanctions against the masterminds responsible for atrocities against the persecuted Uyghur Muslims.

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Mike Lee

Mike Lee

Todd Gilbert

Todd Gilbert

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

Mike Lee, Todd Gilbert, Mike Pompeo

This weekend we feature: Mike Lee, U.S. Senator from Utah, on his resolution condemning mob violence; Todd Gilbert, Delegate representing the 15th district in the Virginia House of Delegates, on Virginia officials ordering the removal of an American flag from a construction site ahead of the Fourth of July; Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State, on the Chinese Communist party imposing forced sterilization and abortions on Uyghurs and other minorities, the State Department issuing a business advisory to caution U.S. businesses about the risks of supply chain links to entities that engage in human rights abuses, and also on Hong Kong dissenters being arrested under the so-called "national security law."

Friday, July 10, 2020

Andy Harris

Andy Harris

David Closson

David Closson

Mark Hemingway

Mark Hemingway

Rushan Abbas

Rushan Abbas

Andy Harris, David Closson, Mark Hemingway, Rushan Abbas

Today's show features: Andy Harris, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Maryland, on Democrats omitting the Mexico City Policy, a policy that prevents foreign NGOs who refer for or provide abortions from receiving federal funding, from the House Appropriations State and Foreign Operations Funding bill; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on the contrast between the Biden/Sanders platform plan and the Republican party platform; Mark Hemingway, Senior Writer for Real Clear Investigations, on liberal elites' open letter against cancel culture, and the fragility of the woke; Rushan Abbas, Founder and Executive Director for the Campaign for the Uyghurs, on the U.S. sanctioning Chinese officials in charge of the forced sterilization of Uyghurs.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Greg Murphy

Greg Murphy

Ken Blackwell

Ken Blackwell

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Abigail Shrier

Abigail Shrier

Greg Murphy, Ken Blackwell, Lela Gilbert, Abigail Shrier

Today's show features: Greg Murphy, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of North Carolina and member of the GOP Doctors Caucus, on the new coronavirus relief bill taking shape in Congress; Ken Blackwell, FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on comparing the Republican and Democratic party platforms; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on Turkey falsely accusing Christians of bringing the coronavirus into the country, and Christians in Northeast Syria living in fear of Turkish forces; Abigail Shrier, regular writer for the Wall Street Journal, on her new book Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing our Daughters, and Amazon banning advertising for the book.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Greg Steube

Greg Steube

John Rutherford

John Rutherford

Vincent Harinam

Vincent Harinam

Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Greg Steube, John Rutherford, Vincent Harinam, Dean Nelson, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Greg Steube, U.S. Representative for the 17th district of Florida, on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Little Sisters of the Poor, and also on Congresswoman Rashid Tliab introducing a bill that slashes federal funding for law enforcement agencies; John Rutherford, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Florida, former sheriff, and member of the House Committee on Appropriations, on Congresswoman Rashid Tliab's proposed bill to cut law enforcement funding; Vincent Harinam, Law-Enforcement Consultant and Ph.D. candidate at the University of Cambridge, on the rising wave of crime across the country; Dean Nelson, FRC's Senior Fellow for African-American Affairs, on why remembering Frederick Douglass' great Fourth of July speech in context is helpful and necessary; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on today's two victories for religious freedom at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Dan Bishop

Dan Bishop

Todd Gilbert

Todd Gilbert

Bob Fu

Bob Fu

David Closson

David Closson

Dan Bishop, Todd Gilbert, Bob Fu, David Closson

Today's show features: Dan Bishop, U.S. Representative for the 9th district of North Carolina and member of the House Small Business Committee, on 43 Planned Parenthood affiliates illegally obtaining funds from the Paycheck Protection Program; Todd Gilbert, Delegate representing the 15th district in the Virginia House of Delegates, on Virginia officials ordering the removal of an American flag from a construction site ahead of the Fourth of July; Bob Fu, Founder and President of the ChinaAid Association, on the U.S. House of Representatives voting to restrict Chinese companies' access to American infrastructure projects if those Chinese companies commit human rights abuses, and also on the deteriorating situation in Hong Kong; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on why the future of our nation depends on followers of Jesus raising the light of the gospel.

Monday, July 6, 2020

Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo

Mike Lee

Mike Lee

Richard Mast

Richard Mast

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Mike Pompeo, Mike Lee, Richard Mast, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State, on the Chinese Communist party imposing forced sterilization and abortions on Uyghurs and other minorities, the State Department issuing a business advisory to caution U.S. businesses about the risks of supply chain links to entities that engage in human rights abuses, and also on Hong Kong dissenters being arrested under the so-called "national security law."; Mike Lee, U.S. Senator from Utah, on his resolution condemning mob violence, and also on President Trump's speech at Mount Rushmore; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on the House and Senate passing a China sanctions bill in response to China imposing a "national security law" crackdown.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Jim Banks

Jim Banks

Roger Marshall

Roger Marshall

Mike  Johnson

Mike Johnson

Garland Hunt

Garland Hunt

Jim Banks, Roger Marshall, Mike Johnson, Garland Hunt

This weekend we feature: Jim Banks, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Indiana, on reports that Russia placed bounties on American soldiers in Afghanistan; Dr. Roger Marshall, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Kansas, on why this week's Russo Supreme Court decision will put the lives and direct health of women at risk. He also shares his personal experience caring for women in emergency situations following a botched abortion at George Tiller's abortion clinic; Rep. Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Louisiana, and Bishop Garland Hunt of The Father's House in Atlanta, Georgia, on the state of justice in America and how we can find hope amidst the cultural and political chaos.

Friday, July 3, 2020

Ben Carson

Ben Carson

Carter Conlon

Carter Conlon

Mike  Johnson

Mike Johnson

Garland Hunt

Garland Hunt

Ben Carson, Carter Conlon, Mike Johnson, Garland Hunt

As we approach Independence Day, today's show features conversations from FRC's special broadcast, ARISE & STAND. We hear messages of hope and encouragement from: Secretary Ben Carson, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Pastor Carter Conlon, Times Square Church, New York City, NY; Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for the 4th district of Louisiana and Chairman of the Republican Study Committee; Bishop Garland Hunt, The Father's House, Atlanta, Georgia

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Mark Green

Mark Green

Roger Marshall

Roger Marshall

David Closson

David Closson

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert

Mark Green, Roger Marshall, David Closson, Lela Gilbert

Today's show features: Mark Green, U.S. Representative for the 7th district of Tennessee, on China imposing a new "national security law" on Hong Kong, and also on his new bill "Our Money in China Transparency Act."; Dr. Roger Marshall, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Kansas, on why this week's Russo Supreme Court decision will put the lives and direct health of women at risk. He also shares his personal experience caring for women in emergency situations following a botched abortion at George Tiller's abortion center; David Closson, FRC's Director of Christian Ethics and Biblical Worldview, on a biblical response to the radical movement to erase American history with the destruction of statues and renaming of important landmarks; Lela Gilbert, FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on Turkey's foreign policy agenda harming religious freedom.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Carrie  Severino

Carrie Severino

John Ash

John Ash

Neal Dunn

Neal Dunn

Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson

Carrie Severino, John Ash, Neal Dunn, Katherine Johnson

Today's show features: Carrie Severino, President of the Judicial Crisis Network, on President Trump's judicial record vs. Joe Biden's expected Supreme Court nominee list; John Ash, retired Nassau County police detective of 27 years, men's ministry director at Times Square Church, and leader of a New York Police Department (NYPD) prayer support group, on the New York City Council approving slashing $1 billion from the NYPD budget; Neal Dunn, U.S. Representative for the 2nd district of Florida and ranking member for the Veteran Affairs subcommittee on Health, on today's Veteran's Affairs Committee hearing where Democrats were pushing abortion funding; Katherine Johnson, FRC's Research Fellow for Legal and Policy Studies, on the U.S. Supreme Court decisions announced this term, including the Bostock case, the Louisiana abortion clinic decision, the Montana school choice decision, and the Open Society case, along with those still remaining, including the Little Sisters of the Poor case and the Christian school hiring case.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang

Nury Turkel

Nury Turkel

Ralph Norman

Ralph Norman

Jim Banks

Jim Banks

Jeff Laszloffy

Jeff Laszloffy

Gordon Chang, Nury Turkel, Ralph Norman, Jim Banks, Jeff Laszloffy

Today's show features: Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," on China imposing a "national security" law on Hong Kong, and the U.S. Senate passing Senate Resolution 596, condemning Beijing's takeover of Hong Kong; Nury Turkel, Commissioner for the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom and Chairman of the Board for the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP), on a report showing China is forcing abortions and sterilizations on Uyghur women to curb the population; Ralph Norman, U.S. Representative for the 5th district of South Carolina, on his congressional letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr calling for an update on the investigation into Planned Parenthood after Planned Parenthood officials admitted to the trafficking of baby parts; Jim Banks, U.S. Representative for the 3rd district of Indiana, on reports that Russia placed bounties on American soldiers in Afghanistan; Jeff Laszloffy, President of the Montana Family Foundation, on today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in Espinoza v. Montana that protects school choice and religious liberty.

Monday, June 29, 2020

Jeff Landry

Jeff Landry

Allen West

Allen West

Mark Hemingway

Mark Hemingway

Travis Weber

Travis Weber

Jeff Landry, Allen West, Mark Hemingway, Travis Weber

Today's show features: Jeff Landry, Louisiana Attorney General, on the U.S. Supreme Court striking down Louisiana's law requiring abortionists to have hospital admitting privileges; Allen West, former Florida congressman, retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, and author of: Hold Texas, Hold the Nation, on President Trump's executive order protecting American monuments, memorials, and statues; Mark Hemingway, Senior Writer at RealClearInvestigations, on 1 in 5 ballots being rejected as fraud in the New Jersey mail-in election; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on today's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down Louisiana's law requiring abortionists to have hospital admitting privileges, and also on the Court upholding a federal law that requires foreign affiliates of U.S. based health organizations to denounce prostitution as a condition of receiving taxpayer money.