Ron Estes, Mayra Rodriguez, Justin Danhof, Afshin Yaghtin, Brad Dacus

Ron Estes
Mayra Rodriguez
Justin Danhof
Afshin Yaghtin
Brad Dacus
Tony Perkins

August 20, 2019

On the Tuesday, August 20, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from:

  • Ron Estes, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of Kansas, on Planned Parenthood’s announcement that it will reject nearly $60 million in federal funding rather than stop referring for abortion. 
  • Mayra Rodriguez, whistleblower and former employee of the year and clinic director at Planned Parenthood Arizona, and who won $3 million in a wrongful termination suit after she was fired for reporting ethical violations, medical incidents, and cases of abuse.
  • Justin Danhof, General Counsel for the National Center for Public Policy Research, on the Business Roundtable’s declaration that corporations have obligations to liberal social issues, not just shareholders.
  • Afshin Yaghtin, Pastor of New Covenant Baptist Church in Spokane, Washington, who was arrested for protesting a drag queen story hour at a public library, and Brad Dacus, President of the Pacific Justice Institute, which is providing him with legal counsel.

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