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On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins” Director of Broadcast Operations for Bott Radio Network, Eben Fowler, guest hosts for Tony. Fox News Strategic Analyst and author of a new book "The Damned of Petersburg", Lieutenant Colonel (ret.) Ralph Peters joins Eben to weigh in on President-elect Trump's most recent cabinet nomination – General James Mattis for Defense Secretary. Then, Dr. Alveda King joins Eben with her input on the House Republicans vote to double the budget for the investigation of Planned Parenthood's selling of aborted babies. The National Spokesperson for the Republican National Committee, Lindsay Walters, joins our guest host to explain why Republicans are celebrating the re-election of Nancy Pelosi as the House Minority Leader. Also, Harvard Law Professor and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Citizens Flag Alliance, Richard Parker, joins our guest host to discuss the renewed debate on flag burning sparked by a tweet by President-elect Trump.

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Weekend Edition

December 03, 2016

On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) joined Tony to discuss his second annual Government Waste Report. Louisiana Attorney General, Jeff Landry, joined Tony to discuss the executive overreach of Governor John Bel Edwards forcing state contractors to accept special rights for people who identify as LGBT, and he provided the latest on the court case that followed. Also, HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines' pastor, Jimmy Seibert, joined Tony to share why the recent controversy has opened the door for a good discussion of biblical-teaching.

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  • Read more about the media scrutiny over Pastor Seibert's stance on same-sex marriage
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  • Watch Chip and Joanna Gaines share their story of faith, family, and God's purpose in their lives
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  • Thank Pastor Seibert for bravely preaching a biblical view of marriage and sexuality

December 2016

  • Weekend Edition - December 3, 2016

    December 03, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) joined Tony to discuss his second annual Government Waste Report. Louisiana Attorney General, Jeff Landry, joined Tony to discuss the executive overreach of Governor John Bel Edwards forcing state contractors to accept special rights for people who identify as LGBT, and he provided the latest on the court case that followed. Also, HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines' pastor, Jimmy Seibert, joined Tony to share why the recent controversy has opened the door for a good discussion of biblical-teaching. (More Details)
  • Lt. Col. Ralph Peters, Dr. Alveda King, Lindsay Walters, Richard Parker

    December 02, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Director of Broadcast Operations for Bott Radio Network, Eben Fowler, guest hosts for Tony. Fox News Strategic Analyst and author of a new book "The Damned of Petersburg", Lieutenant Colonel (ret.) Ralph Peters joins Eben to weigh in on President-elect Trump's most recent cabinet nomination - General James Mattis for Defense Secretary. Then, Dr. Alveda King joins Eben with her input on the House Republicans vote to double the budget for the investigation of Planned Parenthood's selling of aborted babies. The National Spokesperson for the Republican National Committee, Lindsay Walters, joins our guest host to explain why Republicans are celebrating the re-election of Nancy Pelosi as the House Minority Leader. Also, Harvard Law Professor and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Citizens Flag Alliance, Richard Parker, joins our guest host to discuss the renewed debate on flag burning sparked by a tweet by President-elect Trump. (More Details)
  • AG Jeff Landry, Pastor Jimmy Seibert

    December 01, 2016
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Louisiana Attorney General, Jeff Landry, joins Tony to discuss the executive overreach of Governor John Bel Edwards with his LGBT order and the latest on the court case that followed. Also, HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines' pastor, Jimmy Seibert, joins Tony to address the media's recent attack on him and Chip and Joanna Gaines. (More Details)

November 2016

  • Tim Graham, Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin, Lance Wray

    November 30, 2016
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" MRC's Director of Media Analysis, Tim Graham, joins Tony to weigh in on the recent BuzzFeed article criticizing Chip and Joanna Gaines' Pastor, Jimmy Seibert, for his stance on same-sex marriage. FRC Executive Vice President, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, joins Tony to discuss religious liberty in the military. Also, Executive Director at 2nd Vote, Lance Wray, joins Tony to take a look at the hypocrisy of the Left. (More Details)
  • Ken Blackwell, Sen. James Lankford, Dr. Gary L. Gregg II, Joel Rosenberg

    November 29, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, Ken Blackwell, joins Tony to weigh in on President-elect Trump's latest cabinet appointments. Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) joins Tony to discuss his second annual Government Waste Report. Holder of the Mitch McConnell Chair in Leadership at the University of Louisville, Dr. Gary L. Gregg, joins Tony to explain why the Electoral College is necessary. Also, American communications strategist, founder of The Joshua Fund, and author of "The Last Jihad" series, Joel Rosenberg, joins Tony to discuss the Israeli perspective on the US Election and the wild fires that recently broke out across Israel. (More Details)
  • Rep. Mac Thornberry, Greg Phares,

    November 28, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas), joins Tony to weigh in on the Obama Administration's 'midnight regulations.' Also, former Baton Rouge Police Chief, Greg Phares, joins Tony to discuss police organizations' hope that President-elect Trump's administration will aid in changing the negative stigma on law enforcement officers. (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - November 26, 2016

    November 26, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" we have a compelling speech given by President-elect Donald Trump from Family Research Council's annual Values Voter Summit from earlier this year. (More Details)
  • Rudy Giuliani, Reince Priebus

    November 25, 2016
    On Friday's special edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" we highlight sessions from Family Research Council's annual Values Voter Summit from September with President-Elect Trump's new Chief of Staff Reince Priebus as well as Rudy Giuliani. (More Details)
  • Special Thanksgiving Edition

    November 24, 2016
    Happy Thanksgiving from the Washington Watch team! We hope you have a very safe and joyful time with all of your families. On this Thanksgiving's special edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" we have a memorable speech given by Vice President-elect Mike Pence from Family Research Council's annual Values Voter Summit from earlier this year. (More Details)
  • President-elect Donald Trump

    November 23, 2016
    On Wednesday's special edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" we have a compelling speech given by President-elect Donald Trump from Family Research Council's annual Values Voter Summit from earlier this year. (More Details)
  • Eben Fowler, Rep. Gregg Harper, Lance Wray, Jennifer Breedon, Gayle Trotter

    November 22, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Director of Broadcast Operations for Bott Radio Network, Eben Fowler, guest hosts for Tony. Rep. Gregg Harper (R-Miss.) joins Eben to explain the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TTP) and President-elect Trump's plan for the U.S. potentially pulling out from TTP. Executive Director at 2nd Vote, Lance Wray, joins Eben to weigh in on the #AnywhereButTarget shopping campaign. Legal Analyst for the Clarion Project, and human rights & foreign policy expert, Jennifer Breedon, joins our guest host to discuss President-Elect Donald Trump's Attorney General nominee Sen. Jeff Session's possible plans to prosecute 'sanctuary cities.' Also, political analyst and attorney, Gayle Trotter, joins our guest host to break down President-elect Trump's video mapping out his first 100-days in office. (More Details)
  • Eben Fowler, Tara Ross, George Barna, Ryan Mauro, Lt. Randy Sutton

    November 21, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Director of Broadcast Operations for Bott Radio Network, Eben Fowler, guest hosts for Tony. Author of "Enlightened Democracy: The Case for the Electoral College", Tara Ross, joins Eben to weigh in on the resurfacing debate over the necessity for the Electoral College. Founder of the Barna Group, and Executive Director of the American Culture and Faith Institute, George Barna, joins Eben to take a look at a survey that revealed the political analysts who had the biggest influence on Conservative Christians. National Security Analyst for the Clarion Project, Ryan Mauro, joins our guest host to discuss the recent suicide attack on the Kabul Mosque in Afghanistan, and to weigh in on potential candidates for Secretary of Defense. Also, host of Police Radio on America Outloud, Lt. (Ret) Randy Sutton, joins our guest host to discuss the "War on Police" and "Blue Lives Matter". (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - November 19, 2016

    November 19, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Majority Whip, Steve Scalise (R-La.), joined Tony to discuss how Congress can repeal Obamacare through budget reconciliation. FRC's Vice President of Government Affairs, David Christensen, joined Tony to discuss the House leadership votes that occurred earlier this week. Also, FRC Executive Vice President, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, joined Tony to give his analysis on military readiness in President-elect Trump's 100-day plan, and what changes he'll need to make to achieve that. (More Details)
  • Peter Sprigg, Chris Gacek, John Rustin, Dan Gainor, Ken Blackwell, Erick Kaardal

    November 18, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Family Research Council experts, Peter Sprigg and Chris Gacek, guest host for Tony. President of North Carolina Family Policy Council, John Rustin, joins Peter and Chris to give an update on results from the North Carolina gubernatorial race. Media Research Center's Vice President for Business and Culture, Dan Gainor, joins our guest hosts with his analysis of the media slant against President-elect Donald Trump. FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, Ken Blackwell, joins Peter and Chris to share the inside scoop on President-elect Trump's transition team. Also, special counsel for the Thomas More Society, Erick Kaardal, joins our guest hosts to discuss why a Minnesota mom is suing her transgender teen and the clinic that gave her child hormones. (More Details)
  • Dr. Everett Piper

    November 17, 2016
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Dr. Everett Piper, guest hosts for Tony. (More Details)
  • David Christensen, Penny Nance, Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin

    November 16, 2016
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins", Vice President of Government Affairs at FRC, David Christensen, joins Tony to break down executive orders - what they are and their intended purpose. Concerned Women For America CEO and President, Penny Nance, joins Tony to discuss Planned Parenthood's involvement in recent protests against President-elect Donald Trump. Also, FRC Executive Vice President, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, joins Tony to discuss President-elect Trump's potential cabinet members. (More Details)
  • Lt. Gen. Boykin, David Christensen, Bishop Wellington Boone

    November 15, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins", FRC Executive Vice President, Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin (Ret.), joins Tony to give his analysis on military readiness in President-elect Trump's 100-day plan, and what changes he'll need to make to achieve that. FRC's Vice President of Government Affairs, David Christensen, joins Tony to discuss the House leadership votes that occurred today. Also, Bishop Wellington Boone joins Tony to discuss his new book Black Self-Genocide: What Black Lives Matter Won't Say. (More Details)
  • Ken Blackwell, Rep. Steve Scalise

    November 14, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins", FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, Ken Blackwell , joins Tony to break down President-elect Trump's transition team. Majority Whip, Steve Scalise (R-La.), joins Tony to discuss how Congress can repeal Obamacare through budget reconciliation. (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - November 12, 2016

    November 12, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Stony Brook University professor, Dr. Helmut Norpoth, joined Tony to discuss his prediction earlier this year that now-President-Elect Donald Trump would win the presidential election. Best-selling author and documentarian, Dinesh D'Souza, joined Tony to highlight liberal hypocrisy after riots broke out following news that Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President. (More Details)
  • Dr. Jerry Johnson, Richard Viguerie, David White

    November 11, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" president of the National Religious Broadcasters, Dr. Jerry Johnson, guest hosts for Tony. Chairman of Conservative HQ, Richard Viguerie, joins Dr. Johnson to discuss the comparison some are making between President-Elect Donald Trump and President Ronald Reagan. Also, David White, founder of Pure Flix, joins our guest host to discuss the work of Christian filmmakers. (More Details)
  • Dr. Helmut Norpoth, Dinesh D'Souza

    November 10, 2016
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Stony Brook University professor, Dr. Helmut Norpoth, joins Tony to discuss his prediction earlier this year that now-President-Elect Donald Trump would win the presidential election. Best-selling author and documentarian, Dinesh D'Souza, joins Tony to highlight liberal hypocrisy after riots broke out following news that Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President. (More Details)
  • Alex Muir, Jim Banks

    November 09, 2016
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research Senior Vice President Alex Muir joins Tony to answer the question: what happened to the hidden Trump vote? Also, Congressman-elect Jim Banks (IN-03) joins Tony to break down the results of the election. (More Details)
  • Senator Ted Cruz, Ken Blackwell, Michele Bachmann

    November 08, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joins Tony to highlight the importance of voting. FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, Ken Blackwell, joins Tony to break down the electoral landscape of Ohio. Former congresswoman Michele Bachmann joins Tony to break down the electoral landscape she is seeing in several states. (More Details)
  • Scott Rasmussen, Gov. Phil Bryant, Gov. Pat McCrory

    November 07, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" founder and President of Styrk, Scott Rasmussen, joins Tony to with the latest presidential race polling data before Election Day tomorrow. Governor Phil Bryant (R-Miss.) joins Tony to highlight his efforts in Mississippi to defend religious liberty. Also, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory joins Tony to provide an election update. (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - November 5, 2016

    November 05, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) joined Tony to discuss the FBI Investigation of the newly found emails from Hillary Clinton's personal server. Jeff Roe, Axiom Strategies founder and principal, joined Tony to give his analysis on the battleground states' surveys. Also, Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) joined Tony to discuss President Obama's policies regarding Israel. (More Details)
  • Liz Sheld, Tony Perkins, David Steinberg

    November 04, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" AFR host of Sandy Rios in the Morning, Sandy Rios, guest hosts for Tony. PJ Media Editor at Large, Liz Sheld, joins our guest host to break down polling in various races. Family Research Council President and host of Washington Watch, Tony Perkins, joins our guest host to highlight his latest column on Christian civic responsibility. Also, David Steinberg, New York City Editor of PJ Media, joins Sandy to discuss Project Veritas' undercover investigation into voter fraud. (More Details)
  • Sen. James Lankford, Dr. Stephen King

    November 03, 2016
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.) joins Tony to discuss what the next President and Congress will have to do to restore Americans' confidence in the Department of Justice. Regent University Professor of Government, Dr. Stephen M. King, joins Tony to discuss the differences between the GOP and Democratic Party platforms. (More Details)
  • Roger Severino, Tony Perkins, Gary McCaleb, Joe diGenova

    November 02, 2016
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Family Research Council experts Peter Sprigg and Chris Gacek guest host for Tony. The Heritage Foundation's Director of the DeVos Center for Religion and Civil Society, Roger Severino, joins Peter and Chris to discuss the Obama administration imposing a LGBT agenda on USAID. Family Research Council President and host of Washington Watch, Tony Perkins, joins our guest hosts to give an update on the FRC Action Values Bus Tour. Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Gary McCaleb, joins Peter and Chris to preview an upcoming US Supreme Court case regarding gender identity. Also, Joe diGenova, former US Attorney for the District of Columbia, joins Peter and Chris to break down the FBI's renewed investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. (More Details)
  • Scott Rasmussen, Rep. Trent Franks

    November 01, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Family Research Council experts Peter Sprigg and Chris Gacek guest host for Tony in the first segment of the show. Founder and President of Styrk, Scott Rasmussen, joins Peter and Chris to break down the latest polling on the presidential race. Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) joins Tony later in the show to discuss President Obama's policies regarding Israel. (More Details)

October 2016

  • Rep. Jim Jordan, Jeff Roe, Lt. Gov. Dan Forest

    October 31, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) joins Tony to discuss the FBI Investigation of the newly found emails from Hillary Clinton's personal server. Jeff Roe, Axiom Strategies founder and principal, joins Tony to give his analysis on the battleground states' surveys Also, Dan Forest, Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, joins Tony at the middle of the hour. (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - October 29, 2016

    October 29, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" lay pastor, Dr. Eric Walsh, joined Tony to discuss the State of Georgia's demand that he hand over his sermons and personal Bible. Rep. Ralph Abraham (R-La.) joined Tony to discuss significant premium increases in Obamacare plans. Former House Intelligence Committee Chairman, Pete Hoekstra, joined Tony to discuss the list of Muslims the Obama administration kept for consideration for top government positions. (More Details)
  • Dr. Everett Piper, Laura

    October 28, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Dr. Everett Piper, guest hosts for Tony. Laura, a former transgendered man who recently came back to faith in Christ and returned to identifying with her biological sex as female, joins Dr. Piper to share her story. (More Details)
  • Ashe Schow, Pete Hoekstra, Gov. Pat McCrory

    October 27, 2016
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Washington Examiner Commentary Writer Ashe Schow joins Tony to answer the question: is the public tired of media bias? Former House Intelligence Committee Chairman, Pete Hoekstra, joins Tony to discuss the list of Muslims the Obama administration kept for consideration for top government positions. Also, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory joins Tony to update listeners on the recovery effort in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. (More Details)
  • Dan Gainor, John Hayward, Dr. Eric Walsh

    October 26, 2016
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Vice President of Business & Culture for the Media Research Center, Dan Gainor, joins Tony to discuss the media bias surrounding the Clinton campaign emails and President Obama's claim that he knew nothing of Hillary Clinton's private email server. Breitbart's John Hayward joins Tony to further analyze the emails that revealed President Obama's knowledge of Hillary's server. Also, lay pastor, Dr. Eric Walsh, joins Tony to discuss the State of Georgia's demand that he hand over his sermons and personal Bible. (More Details)
  • Rep. Ralph Abraham, Rep. Steve Russell

    October 25, 2016
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Ralph Abraham (R-La.) joins Tony to discuss significant premium increases in Obamacare plans. Also, Rep. Steve Russell (R-Okla.) joins Tony to give his analysis on the effect openly transgendered troops will have on our nation's military. (More Details)
  • Dr. Everett Piper

    October 24, 2016
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Dr. Everett Piper, guest hosts for Tony. (More Details)
  • Weekend Edition - October 22, 2016

    October 22, 2016
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Brian Babin (R-Texas) joins Tony to discuss missile attacks against American warships off the coast of Yemen. Tony gives his analysis of the last presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Also, Research Professor of Theology and Biblical Studies at Phoenix Seminary in Arizona and best-selling author, Dr. Wayne Grudem, joins Tony to discuss his latest column regarding the presidential race. (More Details)
  • Dr. Everett Piper, Gen. Boykin

    October 21, 2016
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Dr. Everett Piper, guest hosts for Tony. Also, FRC Executive Vice President and founding member of the Army's elite Delta Force, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin joins Dr. Piper to discuss the need for Christians to vote and engage in the electoral process. (More Details)