Weekend Edition - February 19, 2022

Connor Semelsberger
Louie Gohmert
James Lankford
Nina Shea

February 19, 2022

This weekend:

  • Connor Semelsberger, FRC’s Director of Federal Affairs – Life and Human Dignity, celebrates that Democrats in Congress have all but conceded that the Hyde Amendment will not be repealed this year—continuing the decades long ban on using taxpayer money to fund abortions.
  • Louie Gohmert, U.S. Representative for the 1st district of Texas and member of the House Judiciary Committee, discusses the Durham court filing, President Biden ordering the release of Trump’s White House visitor logs, and the call for open hearings on surveillance of representatives and staffers.
  • James Lankford, U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, talks about his letter on the Equal Rights Amendment and the Senate’s Continuing Resolution and its pro-life riders including the Hyde Amendment.
  • Nina Shea, Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for Religious Freedom at Hudson Institute, details China’s record of persecuting the Falun Gong and the high-tech nature of the Chinese Communist Party’s persecution.

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