Dan Hart

Senior Editor, The Washington Stand

Dan Hart is Senior Editor at The Washington Stand, Family Research Council’s outlet for news and commentary from a biblical worldview. His writing has appeared in such outlets as National ReviewThe Federalist, First Things, The Stream, The Christian Post, the National Catholic Register, and others. Before joining FRC, he served with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, where he worked to promote vocations to the clergy and religious life. His previous endeavors included serving as Associate Editor of iPhone Life Magazine and also in conference implementation at the Food and Drug Law Institute. Dan received a B.A. in English from Franciscan University of Steubenville. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, freelance writing about music and culture, reading, golf, and playing guitar.

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Recent Activity

As Congress Fixates on Same-Sex Marriage, Lame Duck Necessities Pile Up

Biden Declines to Appeal Trans Ruling, Handing Momentum to Parents

As School Board Walks Out Over Trans Material, Doctors Confirm Dangers of ‘Gender-Affirming Care’

Teacher’s Union President Calls Conservative Transgender Rhetoric ‘Demonic’

Young Voters Are Less Progressive Than They Were 5 Years Ago

As World Cup Opens, Qatar’s Religious Freedom Violations Come under Scrutiny

Former ‘Nonbinary’ Woman Sues Health Care Workers for ‘Abhorrent Misdiagnosis’

San Francisco to Give Guaranteed Income to Trans-Identifying People

Mail-In Ballots Are What’s Delaying Election Results, Says Expert

Detrans Advocate Chloe Cole Sues Doctors for ‘Breaching Standard of Care’

Amid School Board Revolution, Dem Calls Parents’ Involvement ‘Stupid’

Conservative School Board Members Win Big on Election Night

New Data Continues to Show the Importance of Marriage

House GOP Releases Lengthy Report Alleging Widespread Corruption of FBI

‘A Medical Atrocity’: Pediatric Surgeon Joins Growing Movement Against Trans Surgeries on Minors

As CEOs Move Away from ESG Investing, Oklahoma’s Anti-ESG Law Takes Effect

As $57 Million Is Spent on Michigan’s Abortion Referendum, Experts Warn of Hidden Agenda

Almost All Minors Continue with Trans Treatments after Starting Puberty Blockers, Study Finds

As Education Weighs on Midterm Voters, VP Harris Pushes Electric School Buses

‘The Wall Is Beginning to Crumble’: Europe Is Dismantling the Left’s Trans Facade, Says Pediatrician

Amid NYT’s Claims of ‘Hostile’ Republican Rhetoric, Miller Points to Dems’ ‘Extreme’ Policies

As Illegal Crossings and Terrorist Arrests Peak at Border, Democrat Lawmaker Calls Out Biden

While Bible Readership Is Down, Reports of Its Transformative Power Are Up

CDC Recommends COVID Shot for Minors Amid Controversy over Effectiveness

As Schools Hide Trans Identities from and Fire Parents, Parental Rights Take Center Stage in Midterms

As Dems Bank on Abortion, Polls Show Voters Most Concerned about Economy, Education

North Carolina Supreme Court Justice: ‘Judges Are Not Kings’

‘They Want to Silence Us’: Experts Say ‘Christian Nationalism’ Label Being Used to Sideline Believers

8 Out of 10 Teenagers Expect to Cohabitate, Study Finds

Vanderbilt Suspends Trans Clinic after Being Exposed for Controversial Practices

Experts Say Biden’s Marijuana Pardons Are Latest in Long Line of Unlawful Actions

When Faith Becomes a Fireable Offense: Teachers, Reporter Let Go over Beliefs

As New Legislation Aims to Curb IRS Abuses, Agents Steal $400k for Vegas Vacations, Luxury Goods

Congressmen Increase Pressure on Biden’s DOD to End Controversial COVID Vaccine Mandate

Book Battle: Georgia Teacher Fired Amid Ongoing Conflict over Parental Rights

As Pro-Life Orgs Face Cyberattacks and Online Suppression, GOP Lawmakers Demand DOJ Action

Study Finds Most Americans Crave Religious Freedom, More Integrity in Politics

As Tensions over Taiwan Mount, CCP-linked Company Buys Land Near U.S. Air Force Base

As Number of Trans-Identified Minors ‘Explodes,’ so Does Demand for Double Mastectomies

FBI Sends Team of Agents to Arrest Pro-Lifer While Making No Arrests for PRC, Church Attacks

Regarding Abortion, Biden’s Lies Keep Piling Up

As Recruitment Plummets, Biden’s Military Brass Double Down on Wokeness

Texas Sheriff: Biden Immigration Policies Creating ‘Class of Slaves’

Lawmakers, Experts Alarmed by Trend to Remove Age Guidelines for Trans Procedures

The ‘Watch Me’ President: Biden Out of Touch with America

In Wake of Increased Voter Turnout, Election Integrity Laws Increase Voter Confidence, Experts Say

As Same-Sex Marriage Bill Advances, Christians Recall Government Harassment, God’s Providence

College of the Ozarks Continues Court Fight to Keep Men Out of Women’s Private Spaces

California Passes Bill to Strip Custody from Parents of Minors Seeking Trans Surgeries

Fourth-Largest School District Refuses to Recognize ‘LGBTQ History Month’

As Midterms Near, Warnings against Conservative Voter Complacency Emerge

More Parental Guidance and Legislation Are Needed to Protect Teens from Big Tech, Experts Say

COVID Shutdown Repercussions, Teacher Vacancies, and Ideologies among Problems Plaguing Education, Experts Say

Yeshiva University Court Fight Highlights Ongoing Battle Over Religious Freedom Post Obergefell

Arizona Court Ruling Upholds Election Integrity Law Ahead of Midterms

Mississippi Report on Fatherlessness Highlights Need for Increased Emphasis on Marriage, Experts Say

‘Made in USA’? Experts Say Biden’s Anti-Supply Side Policies Are Intensifying Inflation

Illinois School Districts Reject Dems’ Sex Education Standards

Election Integrity Experts Hopeful about the 2022 Midterms

FRC Shooting 10 Years Later: Lives Forever Changed, Hearts Forever Grateful

Judgmentalism Is on the Rise. How Should Christians Respond?

As Crime Rises, Shrinking Law Enforcement Ranks Are Spread Thin

Indiana Becomes First State to Pass a Comprehensive Pro-Life Bill Since Dobbs

Is Religious Practice Dying in America? Not So Fast, Say Experts

PRCs Spend ‘Tens of Thousands’ on Enhanced Security in Wake of Attacks

Congresswoman: Biden Is Using Taxpayer Dollars to Fund Ballot Harvesting and Drop Boxes

Biden Is Trying to Turn Every State into California

Is the Negative View of Adoption among Mothers of Unplanned Babies ‘Unlikely to Change’?

‘Instantly Released’: In Biden’s America, Would-be Assassins and Domestic Terrorists Roam Free

Republicans Voting for Same-sex Marriage Is a ‘Political Calculation’: Congressman

Transgender Ideology Is Trapped Between Erasing Biological Sex and Grasping to Gender Stereotypes

Pro-Life Former Flight Attendant Wins $5.1 Million Verdict for Wrongful Termination

Latest Court Ruling Is a Victory for ‘Biological Sex’

‘Center for Grooming Children’: CDC Site Steers Minors to Facilitated LGBT Chat Forum

As Hate Crimes Pile Up Against Churches and PRCs, Hawley Cracks Down

Arizona’s Sweeping School Choice Bill Could Become Model Legislation for Other States

COVID Stimulus Money Used to Fund ‘Anti-Racism’ Programs for Children

Speech Code Enforcement Provokes Military Action amid Historic Troop Shortages

As Woke Corporations Offer Free Abortion, This Company is Doing the Opposite

Terror: Wave of 25 New Attacks Against Pregnancy Centers, Churches After Dobbs

Supreme Court Upholds Right to Public Prayer in Coach Kennedy Case

The Catastrophe of 12 Million Fatherless American Boys

Churches Face Unprecedented Threats After Roe Overturn

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

Pregnancy Center Attacks: Still No Arrests from FBI

Following FINA’s Lead, Athletes and Governing Bodies Step Up to the Plate for Women’s Sports

Is Google’s New Chatbot ‘Sentient’? Not So Fast, Says Oxford Mathematician

After 52 Attacks on Pro-Lifers in 46 Days, FBI Opens Investigation

No Arrests Made in Attacks against Pro-Life Churches, PRCs across 12 Blue States

Coach Kennedy Case is a Threat to ‘American Democracy’, Says Sports Illustrated

Churches and Pro-Life Orgs Have Been Attacked 41 Times in the Last 40 Days

Biological Men Have Won 30 Women’s Sports Titles Since 2003

State Officials, Experts Alarmed by Woke Capital Onslaught

Christian Orgs are Meeting the Needs of Ukrainians

WHO Re-elects China-Backed Marxist as Director General

WHO Re-elects China-Backed Marxist as Director General

NIH Refuses to Recognize Long-Term Effects of Puberty Blockers

NIH Refuses to Recognize Long-Term Effects of Puberty Blockers

In the Face of Church Attacks, a Bold Stand for Truth Emerges

In the Face of Church Attacks, a Bold Stand for Truth Emerges

A Transformational Moment for the American Family Association

A Transformational Moment for the American Family Association

Pregnancy Resource Center in Manassas, Va. Targeted by Vandals

Pregnancy Resource Center in Manassas, Va. Targeted by Vandals

Even in Divisive Times, The Flag of Religious Freedom Still Flies

A New Strategy in the Legal Fight to Protect the Unborn Proves Successful

In the Face of Atrocities, Ukraine's Resilience Shines Through

A Pro-Life Infrastructure Is in Place for a Post-Roe America

A Ray of Hope for Fatherless Children in the Sunshine State

4 Days (and Ways) to Enrich Your Easter Celebration

America Can't Ignore the Left's Complicity in Infanticide and Child Abuse

5 Ways to Draw a Loved One Back to Christ

Bipartisan Florida Bill Strengthens Fatherhood and Mentorship Programs

Senate Confirms Abortion Extremist Shalanda Young

Biden FCC Nominee Presents Grave Danger to Free Speech

Restoring Accountability to the People's House

The Limits of Human Happiness: The Danger of Trying To Find Our Identity in Our Feelings

California Dreams up New Way to Shut Down a Christian Preschool

5 Ways to Give the Gift of Yourself This Season

Five Ways Children Reveal the Meaning of Christmas

This Christmas, Let's Remember the Tornado Victims

COVID Shots for Tots? Leave It up to Parents

In Mississippi, a Prayerful, United Stand for Life ahead of Dobbs

From Eating to Dining: How Shared Meals Reveal What It Means to Be Human

International Olympic Committee Abandons Women Athletes

In a Culture Starving for Hope, Believers Must Be Unashamed of the Truth

Dobbs Is a Moment That Will Transcend Ethnicity, Denomination, and Politics

Thinking Biblically About Freedom

Reconstructing American Manhood -- One NDAA at a Time

Against the Will of the People, the Left Pushes Ahead with Vaccine Mandates

Clueless Administration Flails as Border Crisis Deepens

At Google, the Fix Is in for Silencing Pro-Life Messaging

How to Prevent Divorce Before It Happens

With Southern Border Wide Open, Desperate Cubans Are Denied Chance at Freedom

How "Woke" Culture Is Anti-Biblical

Fear and Misinformation Drive the COVID Debate

Florist's Hopes Wilt with Latest SCOTUS Injustice

At the Southern Border, Humanitarian Crisis Escalates

American Fatherhood Is in Decline. Here Are Three Ways to Build It Up.

Two Nevada Counties Declare a Constitutional Course Correction

PVS: Biden's Families Plan Doesn't Care What Families Want

Religious Freedom: Looking Forward, Looking Back

To Counter the Transgender Lie, We Must Speak Truth

100 Days, 100 Reasons to Pray, Vote, Stand

The Staggering Reach of Billionaire Transgender Activists

Big Money Is Driving the Transgender Trend

PVS: Justice Starts with Faith, Family, and Spreading the Gospel

The Chosen: A Fresh, Personal, and Faithful Presentation of the Gospel

'We Don't Have until the Next Election. We Have to Stand Now.'

Fairness for Who? 'Equality Act Light' Hurts Both Sides

The Crisis of Fatherlessness and the Opportunity of Mentorship

PVS: The Great Electoral Heist

Bethany Services Adopts a Radical View of Family

Roe is Legally Flawed and Should Be Overturned

'God Tells Us to Love Your Neighbor, Not Cancel Your Neighbor'

Pray Vote Stand: 'I'm Not Going to Wave Anything White'

Kindness: The Glue that Holds Marriages Together

Joe Scheidler, RIP

Christmas Shoppers Beware: Chinese Slave Labor Is on the Rise

Equal Justice Under Law? Not if You're Conservative

A Mercy Moment in America

The Media Still Doesn't Get It: Conservatives Tend to Vote Conservative

PVS Episode 9: It's Time for the Conscience of the State to Make Its Voice Heard

Protecting the Vulnerable and Increasing Options: The Commonsense Republican Health Care Plan

Freedom Sunday: 'It's Time for the Church to Be the Church Again'

'Parents Need to Know They're Being Cut out of the Process'

VVS Night Three: "The Story of America Is a Story of Overcoming"

VVS Night Two: "Lives Are Literally on the Line"

VVS Night One: The Perilous Fight for America's Soul

Upcoming Prayer Events Make it Clear: It's Time to Pray

From Billy to Franklin: The New War on Prayer

Will Our Votes Be Counted?

And to the Oligarchy for Which It Stands

Can the Pandemic Help Renew Home and Family Life?

Ethnic Cleansing by Assimilation: Religious Persecution in China

To Abandon the Nuclear Family Ideal Is to Abandon Being Human

Ending Abortion One Pregnant Woman at a Time

"We're Going to Succeed": Kobe Bryant's Inspiring Marital Steadfastness

A Hidden Life Is an Unparalleled Depiction of Christian Discipleship

The Plea

Terry Jeffrey, Greg Steube, Dan Hart, David Curry

What's Wrong With American Boys?

The Birth Rate is Falling. But Why?

"Crimes" in the Criminal State of China

America Needs a Reality Check on Transgenderism

The Regressive Cult of Transgenderism

The Cultural Power of the Transgender Movement

The Lies and Money Behind the Transgender Movement

The Damaging Delusions of Identity Obsession and Erasure

The Cult of Transgenderism: My Brother's Crisis of Identity in an America Gone Mad

What We Can Do to Support Human Rights for Chinese Citizens

"Churches Are Sticky": How Believers Can Help to Strengthen and Save Marriages

Let's Make Evangelism Part of Our Everyday Lives

Excessive Smartphone Use is Dehumanizing Us

Hollywood, The Hunt, and the Need for Self-Restraint

The Heart of a Father

In a Post-Abortion America, the Pro-Life Movement Must Prepare to Change Attitudes toward Adoption

The Christ-like Sacrifice of Motherhood

9-Year-Old Reminds Us All of the Power of Prayer

Social Conservative Review - April 3, 2019

Social Conservative Review - March 1, 2019

Social Conservative Review - February 15, 2019

Marriage Gives Love a Canvas to Paint On

Social Conservative Review - January 16, 2019

Social Conservative Review - December 17, 2018

Social Conservative Review - December 3, 2018

Social Conservative Review - November 15, 2018

Must the State Recognize All Identities?

Social Conservative Review - November 1, 2018

Social Conservative Review - October 16, 2018

Social Conservative Review - October 2, 2018

Social Conservative Review - September 18, 2018

The Catholic Church in Crisis: Two Takeaways

Social Conservative Review - September 4, 2018

Social Conservative Review - August 16, 2018

Social Conservative Review - August 3, 2018

Social Conservative Review - July 18, 2018

Social Conservative Review - July 2, 2018

Social Conservative Review - June 18, 2018

Imitating My Father

Social Conservative Review - May 16, 2018

Remembering the Little Ones Up Above on Mother's Day

Social Conservative Review - May 1, 2018

Social Conservative Review - April 16, 2018

Social Conservative Review - April 4, 2018

Ben Shapiro: America Must Have a Shared Duty to God to Survive

How to Find Healing When Your Spouse is an Addict

Social Conservative Review - March 15, 2018

Social Conservative Review - March 1, 2018

Social Conservative Review - February 15, 2018

4 Unforgettable Thoughts On Marriage

Social Conservative Review - February 2, 2018

A Woman's Right to Not Be Pressured to Abort

Social Conservative Review - January 15, 2018

What You Can Do to Fight Sex Trafficking

The Rich History of Christmas Traditions

Social Conservative Review - December 15, 2017

Social Conservative Review - December 1, 2017

Social Conservative Review - November 15, 2017

Social Conservative Review - November 1, 2017

We Need To Rethink Our Sexual Culture

Social Conservative Review - October 16, 2017

Social Conservative Review - October 2, 2017

Why Are College Students Afraid of Free Speech?

Social Conservative Review - September 15, 2017

Social Conservative Review - September 1, 2017

Why Is Iceland "Eradicating" People With Down Syndrome?

Social Conservative Review - August 15, 2017

When We Choose Love Over Fear, God Stretches Our Hearts

Iran Heightens Its Crackdown On Christians

Social Conservative Review - August 1, 2017

11 Reasons Why Assisted Suicide Must End

Social Conservative Review - July 17, 2017

Social Conservative Review - July 3, 2017

10 Things Every New Father Should Know

Social Conservative Review - June 15, 2017

FRC Summer Reading List

We're Better Together

Social Conservative Review - June 1, 2017

Emotionally Manipulative Videos Can't Save Planned Parenthood

Social Conservative Review - May 15, 2017

Motherhood is Life-Giving

Yes, Trump's HHS Appointee Charmaine Yoest is Pro-Life. Deal With It

Social Conservative Review - May 1, 2017

Where Are the "Equal Rights" of Unborn Babies?

Social Conservative Review - April 18, 2017

Hopeful Signs of Resurrection in America

Social Conservative Review - April 3, 2017

Boys Need Fathers

Social Conservative Review - March 16, 2017

The U.S. No Longer Funds Overseas Abortions. Canada and Europe Grind Their Teeth

Voiceless: Christians Must Engage the Culture to Fight Abortion

Social Conservative Review - March 1, 2017

On School Bathrooms and Bullying

D.C.'s Inhuman Assisted Suicide Law Must Be Repealed

Social Conservative Review - February 15, 2017

Marriage: The Abundant Life

Social Conservative Review - February 1, 2017

The Pro-Life Movement Cares About All Babies, Born and Unborn

Planned Parenthood Goes Hollywood, But Can't Escape Reality

Social Conservative Review - January 17, 2017

Social Conservative Review - December 15, 2016

Social Conservative Review - December 1, 2016

Assisted Suicide: Senseless Death in the Name of "Compassion"

Social Conservative Review - November 15, 2016

Social Conservative Review - November 2, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: October 17, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: October 3, 2016

Question of the Week - September 26, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: September 16, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: September 1, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: August 16, 2016

Question of the Week - August 9, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: August 1, 2016

Question of the Week - August 1, 2016

Question of the Week - July 25, 2016

Question of the Week - July 18, 2016

The Social Conservative Review: July 15, 2016

Question of the Week - June 28, 2016

Social Conservative Review - June 16, 2016

Question of the Week - June 7, 2016

Question of the Week - June 1, 2016

Breanna Koski and Joanna Duka

Ruth Neely

Question of the Week - May 16, 2016

Question of the Week

The Left's (Papal) Selective Hearing

What Are We Made For?

A Common-Sense Strategy in the Battle Against Pornography

Pope Francis's Words Confound Liberal Orthodoxies

Dan Hart, Senior Editor, The Washington Stand