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It’s Friday, February 22, 2019, and we’re getting ready for another exciting edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, where each day we’re joined by America’s leaders, policy makers, and culture-shapers as we talk about the important issues of the day from a biblical worldview. Listen here live at 5:05 p.m.

Today we’ll hear from:

  • Abby Johnson, former Planned Parenthood employee and CEO of And Then There Were None, on her pro-life testimony in the upcoming film “Unplanned.”
  • Katie Shaw, a pro-life advocate with Down Syndrome, on her recent visit to the White House and President Trump’s call with over 4,500 pro-life activists.
  • Jason Yates, CEO of My Faith Votes, on why he believes Christians should call their Senators to vote for the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Act.

Episode Resources:

February 2019

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    Abby Johnson, Katie Shaw, Jason Yates

    February 22, 2019
    On the Friday, February 22, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Abby Johnson, former Planned Parenthood employee and CEO of And Then There Were None, on her pro-life testimony in the upcoming film "Unplanned;" Katie Shaw, a pro-life advocate with Down Syndrome, on her recent visit to the White House and President Trump's call with over 4,500 pro-life activists; Jason Yates, CEO of My Faith Votes, on why he believes Christians should call their Senators to vote for the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Act. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - February 23, 2019

    February 22, 2019
    This weekend, we'll hear from: Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Nebr.) on the upcoming vote in the U.S. Senate on Monday on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) on the Venezuelan dictator's movement of troops to the border to block the entry of humanitarian aid; and Rich Noyes, Research Director at the Media Research Center, on the waning credibility of the media in light of the Covington high schoolers' defamation suit against The Washington Post and the Jussie Smollett hoax. (More Details)
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    Sen. Ben Sasse, Rep. Ted Yoho, Rich Noyes

    February 21, 2019
    On the Thursday, February 21, 2019, edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Sen. Ben Sasse, U.S. Senator from Nebraska, on the upcoming vote in the U.S. Senate on Monday for the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; Rep. Ted Yoho, U.S. Representative for Florida's 3rd district, on the Venezuelan dictator's movement of troops to the border to block the entry of humanitarian aid; and Rich Noyes, research director at the Media Research Center, on the waning credibility of the media in light of the Covington high schoolers' defamation suit against the Washington Post and the Jussie Smollett hoax. (More Details)
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    Rep. Mike Johnson, Elizabeth Johnston

    February 20, 2019
    On the Wednesday, February 20, 2019, edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Rep. Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 4th district, on DOJ preparing for Special Counsel Mueller's Russia investigation report as well as a push by atheists to urge the democrats to drop "so help me God" from oaths; and Elizabeth Johnston, the Activist Mommy, on the overwhelming response to the Day of Mourning she declared over New York's late-term abortion law. (More Details)
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    Rep. Louie Gohmert, Daniel Beasley

    February 19, 2019
    On the Tuesday, February 19, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Rep. Louie Gohmert, U.S. Representative for Texas's 1st district, on the allegations that top FBI and Justice Department officials discussed ways to remove President Trump from office; and Daniel Beasley, Attorney for the Home School Legal Defense Association, on the growing number of parents choosing to homeschool for non-religious reasons, and the growing pressure to strictly regulate homeschooling. (More Details)
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    Dr. Mark Green, Larry Solov, Ken Blackwell, Ken Klukowski

    February 18, 2019
    On Friday, February 15, 2019, we heard from Dr. Mark Green, U.S. Representative for Tennessee's 7th district, on why he voted against the spending bill passed by Congress and signed by President Trump the previous week; Larry Solov, President & CEO of Breitbart News, on attempts by big tech companies and social media giants to silence conservatives in the virtual public square; Ken Blackwell, former Treasurer & Secretary of State of Ohio and FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, on the radical "Green New Deal," and how this would cost the U.S. trillions of dollars more than the present level of spending per year; Ken Klukowski, Senior Legal Editor for Breitbart News and Senior Counsel at First Liberty Institute and the American Civil Rights Union, on the president's emergency declaration to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border and what challenges he may face. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - February 16, 2019

    February 15, 2019
    On this weekend edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) joined Tony to discuss why he pushed back on Senate Democrats in a recent Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for interrogating a judicial nominee over their religious beliefs. Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi, discussed the state House and Senate passing bills this week that would ban abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy. Then, Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) spoke on why Congress must pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. (More Details)
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    Mark Krikorian, Melissa Ohden, Tim Graham, Kaeley Triller Haver

    February 15, 2019
    On Friday, February 15, 2019, we heard from: Mark Krikorian, Executive Director of the Center for Immigration Studies, on the National Emergency Declaration; Melissa Ohden, author of "You Carried Me: A Daughter's Memoir" and an abortion survivor, on President Trump's conference call with 4,500 pro-life activists; Tim Graham, Executive Editor at Newsbusters.org, on the media blackout about the investigation that found the Covington high schoolers did nothing wrong; Kaeley Triller Haver, co-founder of the Hands Across the Aisle Women's Coalition, on the transgender ban on free speech and science, and how women are suffering and forming unlikely partnerships because of it. (More Details)
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    Rep. Warren Davidson, Dr. Rick Brewer, Gov. Phil Bryant

    February 14, 2019
    On the Thursday, February 14, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins we heard from: Rep. Warren Davidson, U.S. Representative for Ohio's 8th district, on the "Buy a Brick, Build a Wall Act of 2019," which would authorize the Department of Treasury to accept gifts of money for a barrier on the U.S. and Mexico border; Dr. Rick Brewer, president of Louisiana College, on the college's decision to leave the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities over the CCCU's endorsement of the Fairness for All initiative, which many believe will undermine fairness and religious freedom; and Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi, on the state House and Senate passing bills this week that would ban abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy. (More Details)
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    Rep. Liz Cheney, Peter Sprigg, Monica Cline, Rep. Paul Gosar

    February 13, 2019
    On the Wednesday, February 13, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Rep. Liz Cheney, U.S. Representative for Wyoming, on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; Peter Sprigg, FRC's Senior Fellow for Policy Studies, on his latest report explaining why those with "gender dysphoria" are disqualified from military service; Monica Cline, former Planned Parenthood sex educator, on Planned Parenthood's sex education video series created for children ages four to nine; and Rep. Paul Gosar, U.S. Representative for Arizona, on Alexandria Ocasio Cortez' Green New Deal. (More Details)
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    Sen. Mike Lee, Rep. Mike Kelly, Alexandra McPhee

    February 12, 2019
    On the Tuesday, February 12, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Sen. Mike Lee, U.S. Senator for Utah, on his push back against Senate Democrats' interrogation of judicial nominees over their religious convictions; Rep. Mike Kelly, U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th District, on his new bill that will protect faith-based foster care and adoption agencies from religious discrimination; and Alexandra McPhee, FRC's Director of Religious Freedom Advocacy, on her latest publication, "Rebels Without A Clause: When Senators Run Roughshod Over the 'No Religious Test' Clause of the U.S. Constitution." (More Details)
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    Sen. Josh Hawley, AG Jeff Landry, Fran Coombs, Sheriff Thomas Hodgson

    February 11, 2019
    On the Monday, February 11, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Sen. Josh Hawley, U.S. Senator for Missouri, on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; AG Jeff Landry, Attorney General for Louisiana, on the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocking a Louisiana pro-life law that would require abortionists to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals; Fran Coombs, Managing Editor for Rasmussen Reports, on a new survey revealing that 44 percent of pro-choice voters oppose their state adopting New York's abortion until birth law; and Sheriff Thomas Hodgson, Bristol County, Mass. Sheriff, on the dozens of sheriffs who stormed Capitol Hill to demand funding for ICE and President Trump's proposed border wall. (More Details)
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    Sarah Perry, Dr. Susan Berry, Nick Reaves, Melissa Buck, Chad Buck, Ken Klukowski

    February 08, 2019
    On the Friday, February 8, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart News author, on Planned Parenthood falsely claiming that most late-term abortions are only performed in cases of severe fetal abnormalities and where there are serious risks to the mother; Nick Reaves, Becket Fund attorney, on the foster care crisis addressed at the National Prayer Breakfast this morning, and what adoptive parents like Melissa and Chad Buck are doing to fight back; Melissa and Chad Buck, adoptive parents of five, on the ACLU's lawsuit against the state of Michigan for partnering with the very faith-based adoption agency the Buck's worked with to adopt five of their children with special needs; and Ken Klukowski, Senior Legal Editor at Breitbart News, on the Supreme Court 's 5-4 decision to uphold a Louisiana pro-life law which requires that abortionists have hospital-admitting privileges nearby. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - February 9, 2019

    February 08, 2019
    On this weekend edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) joined Tony to discuss the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. And, Tony gave his reflections on the State of the Union Address and the National Prayer Breakfast. (More Details)
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    Rep. Ann Wagner, Chris Mitchell

    February 07, 2019
    On the Thursday, February 7, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Rep. Ann Wagner, U.S. Representative for Missouri's 2nd District, on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act she introduced in the House this week; and Chris Mitchell, CBN Middle East Bureau Chief, on the latest in Syria and America's commitment to retain troops. (More Details)
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    Sen. Steve Daines, Lt. Gen. William G. Boykin

    February 06, 2019
    On the Wednesday, February 6, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Sen. Steve Daines, U.S. Senator for Montana, on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act; and Lt. Gen. (Ret.) William G. Boykin, FRC's Executive Vice President and founding member of the Army's Delta Force, on the top foreign policy takeaways from the State of the Union address. (More Details)
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    Nina Shea

    February 05, 2019
    On the Tuesday, February 5, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Nina Shea, Director of the Hudson Institute's Center for Religious Freedom, on how Pope Francis's visit to the UAE is a breakthrough for religious tolerance in the heart of the Muslim world, but severe problems there persist. (More Details)
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    Clare Lopez, Travis Weber, Rep. Steve Scalise, Erik Stanley, Rep. Mike Johnson

    February 04, 2019
    On the Monday, February 4, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Clare Lopez, Center for Security Policy's Vice President for Research and Analysis, on keeping U.S. troops in Syria to protect Israel; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy, on how life under ISIS has led Syrian Muslims to Christianity; Rep. Steve Scalise, U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 1st District, on the Free Speech Fairness Act; Erik Stanley, Senior Counsel and Director of the Center for Christian Ministries at Alliance Defending Freedom, on the Fairness for All Act; and Rep. Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 4th District, on President Trump's upcoming State of the Union address. (More Details)
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    Sarah Perry, Margot Cleveland, Ismail Royer, Mary Hahn Beerworth, Cathy Ruse

    February 01, 2019
    On the Friday, February 1, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Margot Cleveland, Contributor to The Federalist, on Texas AG Ken Paxton's recent announcement that nearly 58,000 non-citizens voted in one or more Texas elections; Ismail Royer, Religious Freedom Institute's Director of the Islam and Religious Freedom Action Team, on Asia Bibi finally being reunited with her family in Canada, and the hundreds of other Pakistani Christians who are still facing trumped up "blasphemy charges"; Mary Hahn Beerworth, Executive Director of Vermont Right to Life, on Vermont's extreme abortion bill that removes all limitations on abortion, and would allow an abortion at any point in the pregnancy for any reason; and Cathy Ruse, FRC's Senior Fellow and Director of Human Dignity, on a panel at The Heritage Foundation that drew a lot of attention, demonstrating that Americans on both the Right and the Left are concerned about the embracing of the Transgender agenda as the next civil rights cause. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - February 2, 2019

    February 01, 2019
    On this weekend edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins Rep. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.), who served as an OB/GYN for 25 years, discussed why terminating a pregnancy up until the moment before birth is not only morally abhorrent, but very unsafe and life-threatening to the mother. Sarah Perry, FRC Action's Director of Partnerships, shared how the radical abortion laws in NY and other states demonstrate that elections have consequences. Also, Rep. Mike Johnson (R-La.) highlighted Democrats' attempt to eliminate "so help you God" from the witness oaths in a key House committee. (More Details)

January 2019

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    Rep. Roger Marshall, Debbie Chaves

    January 31, 2019
    On the Thursday, January 31, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Rep. Roger Marshall, U.S. Representative for Kansas's 1st district and an OB/GYN, on why terminating a pregnancy up until the moment before birth is not only morally abhorrent, but very unsafe; and Debbie Chaves, Executive Director of Colorado Family Action, on the dangers of a state bill expanding Colorado's Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CES) in public and charter schools. (More Details)
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    Sarah Perry, Chris Mitchell, Rep. Mike Johnson

    January 30, 2019
    On the Wednesday, January 30, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Sarah Perry, FRC Action's Director of Partnerships, on how the radical abortion laws in NY and other states demonstrate that elections have consequences; Chris Mitchell, CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief, on how the Middle East has been thrown into a geo-political "Tug of War" following the U.S. withdrawal from Syria; and Rep. Mike Johnson, U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 4th district, on the Democrats' attempt to eliminate "so help you God" from the witness oaths in a key House committee. (More Details)
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    Rep. Garret Graves, Travis Weber, Ken Klukowski, Patrina Mosley

    January 29, 2019
    On the Tuesday, January 29, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from Rep. Garret Graves, U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 6th District, on the Democrats' attempt to eliminate the words "so help you God" from oaths in a key House committee; Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President for Policy, on the good news that Asia Bibi's acquittal has been upheld by the Pakistan Supreme Court; Ken Klukowski, Senior Legal Editor at Breitbart News, on how President Trump can build a wall if the Democrats don't negotiate in good faith, and Patrina Mosley, FRC's Director of Life, Culture and Women's Advocacy, on FRC's analysis of Planned Parenthood's most recent annual report. (More Details)
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    Rep. Ted Yoho, Patrina Mosley, John Stemberger, Dr. Ingrid Skop

    January 28, 2019
    On the Monday, January 28, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from Rep. Ted Yoho, U.S. Representative for Florida's 3rd District, on the Trump administration recognizing Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president; Patrina Mosley, FRC's Director of Life, Culture and Women's Advocacy, on New York's new abortion law, which allows a baby to be aborted up until the day of birth; John Stemberger, President of the Florida Family Policy Council, on the dangers of a recently introduced Sexual Orientation and Gender Identify (SOGI) bill in Florida, and Dr. Ingrid Skop, a pro-life OB/GYN, on FRC's new resource, Top 10 Myths About Abortion. (More Details)
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    Eben Fowler, Mat Staver, Jon Speed, Robert Barnes

    January 25, 2019
    On the Friday, January 25, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from: Mat Staver, Founder and Chairman of Liberty Counsel, on the case against a male athletic coach in Florida who declined to follow a transgender school policy that required him to supervise a 14-year-old girl undressing in the boys' locker room, without informing the boys' parents; Jon Speed, owner of The Book Scout bookstore in New York, on his decision to shut down his store the day after NY passed an extreme abortion bill to demonstrate his mourning; and Robert Barnes, attorney for Covington High School students, on his plan to sue media outlets who misreported the Covington teen controversy and have refused to issue a correction. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - January 26, 2019

    January 25, 2019
    On this weekend's edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, New York State Sen. Robert Ortt discussed the extreme law that passed in New York, allowing for abortions up until a baby's due date. Rev. Dean Nelson, senior fellow for African American Affairs at Family Research Council's Watchmen on the Wall and national outreach director at Human Coalition, joined the program on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to highlight the biblical principles woven through MLK's message and legacy. Also, Chris Mitchell, CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief, was on the ground in Syria to give an overview of the situation there in light of President Trump's recent decision to withdraw U.S. troops. (More Details)
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    Rep. Mike Kelly, Sen. Robert Ortt, Rep. Aaron McWilliams, Dr. Pat Fagan

    January 24, 2019
    On Thursday, January 24, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from Rep. Mike Kelly, U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th District, on HHS granting South Carolina a waiver to protect the religious freedom of faith-based foster agencies; Sen. Robert Ortt, State Senator for New York's 62nd District, on the extreme law that passed in New York, allowing for abortions up until a baby's due date; Rep. Aaron McWilliams, State Representative for North Dakota's 20th District, on the bill he co-sponsored that would require the state's public high schools to offer an elective on Bible studies; and Dr. Pat Fagan, Director of the Marriage and Religion Research Initiative at The Catholic University of America, on the good and bad news about masculinity in America (More Details)
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    Adam McManus, Stephen Dinan, Chris Mitchell, Bill Cunningham, Sen. Roy Blunt

    January 23, 2019
    On Wednesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Washington Watch producer, Adam McManus, guest hosts for Tony on the first half of the program. Stephen Dinan, a national correspondent at the Washington Times, joins our guest host to highlight tomorrow's Senate vote that will decide whether an end is in sight for the nation's longest government shutdown. Chris Mitchell, CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief, is on the ground in Syria and will give an overview of the situation in light of President Trump's recent decision to withdraw U.S. troops. Seasoned radio host, Bill Cunningham, joins Adam to weigh in on the controversy over the Covington High School teens. Then, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) joins Tony to further discuss efforts to end the shutdown, including President Trump's compromise on immigration. (More Details)
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    Lt. Gen. William Boykin, AG Ken Paxton, Travis Weber

    January 22, 2019
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is here to share the decision by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision that prevented Texas from removing Planned Parenthood's abortion services from its Medicaid program. FRC's Executive Vice President and founding member of the Army's Delta Force, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) William G. Boykin, joins Tony to discuss the U.S. Supreme Court's announcement earlier today that the Trump administration's ban on enlisting individuals who identify as transgender will be upheld. Also, Travis Weber, FRC's Vice President of Policy, joins Tony to highlight several Supreme Court decisions, including updates on the Peace Cross case in Maryland and the case of Washington state football coach, Joe Kennedy, who lost his job after praying on the field after the game. (More Details)
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    Ken Blackwell, Rev. Dean Nelson, Dr. Everett Piper

    January 21, 2019
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Former Housing and Urban Development Undersecretary and US Ambassador to the UN Human Rights Commission under President George H.W. Bush, and FRC's Senior Fellow for Human Rights and Constitutional Governance, Ken Blackwell joins Tony to discuss President Trump's proposal on border security and his pledge on Friday to veto any bill that threatens Hyde Amendment restrictions. Rev. Dean Nelson, senior fellow for African American Affairs at Family Research Council's Watchmen on the Wall and national outreach director at Human Coalition, is here on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to highlight the biblical principles woven through MLK's message and legacy. Also, Dr. Everett Piper, President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, is here to share what the backlash on Karen Pence for teaching in a Christian school is revealing about the Left. (More Details)
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    Sarah Perry, Sec. Alex Azar ll, Rep. Roger Marshall, Ryan Bomberger, Cary Solomon, Chuck Konzelman, Ashley Bratcher

    January 18, 2019
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" we'll hear an interview between Tony and HHS Secretary Alex Azar from FRC's 14th annual ProLifeCon this morning where they discussed the sanctity of life and what the Trump administration is doing to promote a culture that values life at every stage. Sarah Perry, Director of Partnerships at Family Research Council Action, will pick up the middle of the program to guest host for Tony. She'll be joined by Rep. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) who will share his history as a physician and how caring for mothers and their babies from the first doctors visit to the delivery has impacted his advocacy for the pro-life movement. Co-Founder of the Radiance Foundation, Ryan Bomberger, joins Sarah to highlight the concerns of minority mothers and crisis pregnancies, and how people can get involved to help. Then, we'll take a look back at another interview from this morning's ProLifeCon - "Unplanned" movie producers Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman, and the lead actress Ashley Bratcher, give the details behind the scenes of the movie project. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - January 19, 2019

    January 18, 2019
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Vice President Mike Pence joined Tony to discuss the 46th annual March for Life, and to share his long history as a pro-life advocate and how the Trump administration is advancing a culture of life. He also gave an update on the humanitarian crisis at our southern border and gave a response to the attacks on Second Lady Karen Pence for returning to the classroom to teach art at a Christian school. Then, Os Guinness, author and social critic, joined the program on National Religious Freedom Day to share the connection between religious freedom and our policies here in America and across the globe. (More Details)
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    Vice President Mike Pence, Dr. David Curry, Sen. James Lankford

    January 17, 2019
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Vice President Mike Pence joins Tony to preview the 46th annual March for Life tomorrow, and to discuss his long history as a pro-life advocate and how the Trump administration is advancing a culture of life. He will also give an update on the humanitarian crisis at our southern border and give a response to the attacks on Second Lady Karen Pence for returning to the classroom to teach art at a Christian school. President and CEO of Open Doors USA Dr. David Curry is here to highlight Open Doors' 2019 Watch List which shows a ranking of countries with the most severe persecution toward Christians. Then, Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) joins Tony to share a bill he and fellow senators introduced this week that would end taxpayer funding for abortion and require insurance providers to disclose whether a plan includes coverage for abortion. (More Details)
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    Rep. Mike Johnson, Rep. Chris Smith, Os Guinness

    January 16, 2019
    On this special Religious Freedom Day edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Tony is joined by three religious freedom experts. First we'll hear from Rep. Mike Johnson (R-La.), chairman of the Republican Study Committee, and a religious liberty attorney. Rep. Chris Smith (N.J.) is here to provide an update on the state of religious liberty internationally. Also, Os Guinness, author and social critic, joins the program to share the connection between religious freedom and our policies here in America and across the globe. (More Details)
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    Sen. Roger Wicker, Bob Fu, Ken Ham

    January 15, 2019
    On Tuesday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) joins Tony to discuss a bill he and 34 other senators introduced that would end taxpayer funding for abortion. Founder and president of China Aid Bob Fu is here to highlight the Chinese government's growing persecution of Christians. Also, Ken Ham, founder of Answers in Genesis, joins Tony with his response to an atheist group that is threatening lawsuits against schools that take students to the Ark Encounter theme park which features a life-sized replica of Noah's ark. (More Details)
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    Rep. Virginia Foxx, Ramiro Pena, Blair Nelson

    January 14, 2019
    On Monday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.) joins Tony to highlight a recent survey revealing that only seven percent of millennials support the Democratic Party's position on abortion. Ramiro Pena, pastor of Christ the King Baptist Church in Waco, Texas, is here to share about his trip to the southern border with President Trump last week. Also, Blair Nelson, a student at the University of Illinois and a campus correspondent for Campus Reform, joins Tony to discuss the University's call for students to report other students for "Acts of Intolerance." (More Details)
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    Eben Fowler, Patrina Mosley, Jason McGuire, Ira Mehlman

    January 11, 2019
    On Friday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Eben Fowler, Director of Operations for Bott Radio Network, guest hosts for Tony. Patrina Mosley, FRC's Director of Life, Culture and Women's Advocacy, joins our guest host after her remarks yesterday at the Family Foundation's press conference opposing the Equal Rights Amendment for its abortion language. Then, we'll hear part of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's speech in Cairo yesterday. NY Family Research Foundation Executive Director Jason McGuire joins Eben to highlight New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's push for extreme abortion laws. Also, Ira Mehlman from the Federation for Immigration Reform is here to weigh in on President Trump's recent visit to the border where he called for a wall and greater border security. (More Details)
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    Weekend Edition - January 12, 2019

    January 11, 2019
    On this weekend edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.), co-chair of the Caucus on Religious Minorities in the Middle East, spoke with Tony about the House Democrats' move to cut military aid funding to Egypt and Egyptian President el-Sisi's strides toward greater religious tolerance. Best-selling author, Senior Counsel and Director of Strategic Affairs for First Liberty Institute, and Fellow and Senior Legal Analyst with the American Civil Rights Union, Ken Klukowski, joined Tony to highlight President Trump's remarks that he may declare a national emergency to move forward with building a border wall without Congress passing a spending bill. Also, licensed psychologist Dr. Jesse Gill highlighted the American Psychological Association's new guidelines for men and boys in response to their claim that traditional masculinity is "harmful." (More Details)
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    Ken Klukowski, Dr. Jesse Gill, Lt. Gen. William G. Boykin, Harold Harper

    January 10, 2019
    On Thursday's edition of "Washington Watch with Tony Perkins" Best-selling author, Senior Counsel and Director of Strategic Affairs for First Liberty Institute, and Fellow and Senior Legal Analyst with the American Civil Rights Union, Ken Klukowski, joins Tony to discuss President Trump's remarks yesterday that he may declare a national emergency to move forward with building a border wall without Congress passing a spending bill. Licensed psychologist Dr. Jesse Gill is here to highlight the American Psychological Association's new guidelines for men and boys in response to their claim that traditional masculinity is "harmful." Also, FRC's Executive Vice President and founding member of the Army's Delta Force, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) William G. Boykin, and FRC's Chief of Staff Harold Harper, join Tony to weigh in on the war on men and masculinity. (More Details)