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Washington Watch

Washington Watch is a daily program hosted by Family Research Council President Tony Perkins that covers the issues of faith, family and freedom. Tony is your leading source for what is really happening in our nation’s Capital.

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Nathaniel Moran, Pete Ricketts, James Lankford, S.A. McCarthy, Rabbi Yaakov Menken
October 12, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Nathaniel Moran, U.S. Representative for the 1st District of Texas, provides an update on the House Speaker race and reacts to the terrorist threat posed by the Biden administration's mishandling of southern border security.
  • Pete Ricketts, U.S. Senator from Nebraska, responds to a report that the U.S. will re-freeze a $6 billion dollar cash transfer to Iran and calls attention to questions regarding Iranian influence on the U.S. Department of State.
  • James Lankford, U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, comments on his letter to the FBI urging the Bureau to drop its reliance on the SPLC, and raises new questions regarding U.S. foreign aid used to fund Palestinian classrooms that indoctrinate children with anti-Semitic hatred.
  • S.A. McCarthy, News Writer at the Washington Stand, discusses the Day of Jihad that was called for tomorrow by the former leader of Hamas.
  • Rabbi Yaakov Menken, Managing Director of the Coalition for Jewish Values, calls attention to the anti-Semitic violence and demonstrations taking place on U.S. college campuses.
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ID: 79151
Chris Smith, Rich McCormick, Kevin Hern, David Friedman
October 11, 2023
00:54:10

On today’s program:

  • Chris Smith, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of New Jersey, discusses his letter urging the Biden administration to provide guardrails to prevent the funneling of foreign aid to terrorist groups, and encourages Republicans to stand firm in the ongoing fight to protect the unborn.
  • Rich McCormick, U.S. Representative for the 6th District of Georgia, highlights recent reporting demonstrating how the Biden administration’s border mismanagement leaves the U.S. vulnerable to a terrorist attack.
  • Kevin Hern, U.S. Representative for the 1st District of Oklahoma, comments on the House Speaker election race and the work ahead for Congress.
  • David Friedman, former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, provides an update from Israel as 300,000 Israeli reserve soldiers near the Gaza Strip.
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ID: 79150
Lindsey Graham, Andy Barr, Ari Sacher, Paul Crouch Jr.
October 10, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from South Carolina, reacts to Hamas’s invasion of Israel and highlights the demand from 20 Republican Senators for the Biden administration to freeze the transfer of $6 billion dollars to Iran.
  • Andy Barr, U.S. Representative for the 6th District of Kentucky, discusses the congressional response to the attacks on Israel and shares the latest on the vote for a new Speaker of the House.
  • Dr. Ari Sacher, Senior Policy Advisor at the U.S. Israel Education Association, provides an on-the-ground update from Israel.
  • Paul Crouch Jr., Media Consultant at PJ Video, reports from Jerusalem following the brutal Hamas invasion.
  • Caroline Glick, Senior Contributing Editor of Jewish News Syndicate, offers the context for the outbreak of war in Israel.
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ID: 79068
Chris Mitchell, Mark Alford, Tim Jagger, Jerry Boykin
October 09, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Chris Mitchell, Middle East Bureau Chief for CBN News, reports from Israel following the brutal attack by the Hamas terrorist organization.
  • Mark Alford, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of Missouri, discusses the urgency of electing a new Speaker of the House and encourages the next speaker to move quickly on appropriations bills and the National Defense Authorization Act.
  • Tim Jagger, a Pennsylvania parent, explains why he spearheaded a successful effort to reverse the policy of his daughter’s school district that allowed students to use facilities of their self-described gender identity.
  • Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, FRC’s Executive Vice President, provides analysis of the outbreak of war in Israel following the terrorist invasion by Hamas.
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ID: 79058
Keith Self, Dave Brat, Paula Scanlan, Owen Strachan
October 06, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Keith Self, U.S. Representative for the 3rd District of Texas, shares the latest on the ongoing southern border surge and where the race for House Speaker stands.
  • Dave Brat, Dean of Liberty University’s School of Business, corrects the record on the latest jobs report and previews what the economic future will look like if the United States continues non-stop $2 trillion annual deficits.
  • Paula Scanlan, Independent Women's Forum Stand With Women Spokeswoman, explains why she is standing with female swimmers at Roanoke College.
  • Owen Strachan, FRC’s Senior Fellow at the Center for Biblical Worldview, highlights his new book, The War on Men.
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ID: 79056
Andy Harris, Bill Donohue, Pete Sessions, Abigail DeJarnatt, Allie Paris
October 05, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Dr. Andy Harris, U.S. Representative for the 1st District of Maryland, provides an update on the race for the Speaker of the House and discusses the Biden administration’s latest effort to provide a student loan bailout.
  • Bill Donohue, Catholic League President, offers analysis on the ongoing conversation in the Catholic Church regarding Pope Francis’s recent remarks on human sexuality.
  • Pete Sessions, U.S. Representative for the 17th District of Texas, reacts to Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas’s announcement of the need for a border wall in Texas.
  • Abigail DeJarnatt, Founder and CEO of Counteract USA, and Allie Paris, COO of Counteract USA, share about their new ministry to equip young people to impact the culture with a biblical worldview.
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ID: 79026
Jim Banks, Ted Cruz, Jerry Boykin, David Closson
October 04, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Jim Banks, U.S. Representative for the 3rd District of Indiana, analyzes the process taking place in the U.S. House of Representatives following yesterday’s vote to remove Rep. Kevin McCarthy from his position as Speaker of the House.
  • Ted Cruz, U.S. Senator from Texas, comments on the ongoing southern border crisis, rising crime in Washington, DC, and other news from Capitol Hill.
  • Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, FRC’s Executive Vice President, reacts to the recent Pentagon announcement of a sweeping overhaul of military recruiting practices following another year of missed recruiting goals.
  • David Closson, Director of FRC’s Center for Biblical Worldview, responds to recent statements from evangelical pastors as well as Pope Francis rejecting biblical orthodoxy on human sexuality.
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ID: 79014
Gordon Chang, Mike Waltz, Ken Klukowski, Tim Throckmorton, Jennifer Bauwens
October 03, 2023
00:54:15

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ID: 78997
Mark Alford, Quentin Van Meter, Tony Perkins, Gina Gleason, Jim Roguski
October 02, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Mark Alford, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of Missouri, provides an update from Capitol Hill following Congress’s passage of a 45-day continuing resolution to extend government funding through November 17.
  • Dr. Quentin Van Meter, former American College of Pediatricians President, comments on the American College of Pediatricians’ new initiative to expose the dangers of transgender procedures on children.
  • Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council, encourages conservatives to hold their fire on criticism of Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy.
  • Gina Gleason, Real Impact Executive Director, shares good news from the California Republican Convention, where the state GOP rejected efforts to change the party platform on natural marriage and pro-life protections.
  • Jim Roguski, member of the Law & Activism Committee at the World Council for Health, calls on world leaders to reject the amendments to the World Health Organization’s International Health Regulations.
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ID: 78976
Richard Stern, Robin Lundstrum, Curtis Houck, Meg Kilgannon
September 29, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Richard Stern, The Heritage Foundation's Director of the Grover M. Hermann Center for the Federal Budget, breaks down the latest news on the budget debate gripping Capitol Hill.
  • Robin Lundstrum, State Representative for Arkansas’s 87th District, reacts to a Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on state laws protecting children from gender mutilation.
  • Curtis Houck, Managing Editor of Newsbusters, corrects the record on the legacy media’s defense of President Biden, their hypocrisy, and changing narrative in their coverage of the Biden family investigations.
  • Meg Kilgannon, FRC’s Senior Fellow for Education Studies, comments on Rep. Nancy Mace’s (R-S.C.) opposition to the abortion pill provision in the agriculture spending bill and her messaging on the life issue.
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ID: 78974
James Lankford, Pete Sessions, Lawrence Wilson, Brent Keilen, Tim Throckmorton
September 28, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • James Lankford, U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, comments on the ongoing southern border crisis, the restoration of the Senate dress code, as well as other news from Capitol Hill.
  • Pete Sessions, U.S. Representative for the 17th District of Texas, shares about the Biden impeachment inquiry hearing.
  • Lawrence Wilson, The Epoch Times National Politics Reporter, highlights where the Capitol Hill budget debate stands.
  • Brent Keilen, FRC Action's Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, shares his analysis of the second GOP presidential debate.
  • Tim Throckmorton, FRC’s National Director of Community Impact, explains why every church should have a Community Impact Team.
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ID: 78843
Mike Lee, Meg Kilgannon, Kevin Boden, Todd Bensman
September 27, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Mike Lee, U.S. Senator from Utah, highlights the latest from Capitol Hill’s budget negotiations.
  • Meg Kilgannon, FRC’s Senior Fellow for Education Studies, gives an update on Biden’s proposed rule to gut Title IX, explains the legal fight between parents and Montgomery County, Maryland’s school district, and reacts to news that Target will be closing nine stores due to rising merchandise theft.
  • Kevin Boden, Director of HSLDA International, and his clients, the Romeike family, shares about the Biden administration’s plans to deport them.
  • Todd Bensman, Senior National Security Fellow at Center for Immigration Studies, reports on the southern border crisis and highlights his book, “Overrun: How Joe Biden Unleashed the Greatest Border Crisis in U.S. History.”
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ID: 78840
S. A. McCarthy, Bob Good, Andrew Bailey, Ken Blackwell
September 26, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • S. A. McCarthy, Washington Stand News Writer, reports on European politicians who are speaking out about the persecution of Christians and Biden's abdication on the protection of international religious freedom.
  • Bob Good, U.S. Representative for the 5th District of Virginia, shares the latest in the budget debate on Capitol Hill.
  • Andrew Bailey, Missouri Attorney General, unpacks why his state sued the Wentzville School Board.
  • Ken Blackwell, FRC Action’s Special Advisor for Election Integrity, offers insight on securing the upcoming election and comments on President Biden’s actions against the Second Amendment.
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ID: 78839
Robert Aderholt, Keith Self, Meg Kilgannon, Jim Roguski
September 25, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Robert AderholtU.S. Representative for the 4th District of Alabama, shares the latest from the negotiating table regarding the federal budget.
  • Keith Self, U.S. Representative for the 3rd District of Texas, comments on the continuing crisis at the southern border and responds to a recent report on the drop in the number of religious refugees achieving asylum in the U.S.
  • Meg Kilgannon, FRC’s Senior Fellow for Education Studies, reacts to Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona’s recent comments on parental involvement in education.
  • Jim Roguski, member of the Law & Activism Committee at the World Council for Health, provides an update on the status of the pandemic declaration from the United Nations and World Health Organization.
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ID: 78798
Michael Cloud, Lois McLatchie, Joshua Arnold, David Closson
September 22, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Michael Cloud, U.S. Representative for the 27th District of Texas, shares the latest on budget debate on Capitol Hill, highlights his bill protecting the Second Amendment, and reacts to President Biden’s speech on guns. He also responds to the World Health Organization’s use of pandemic planning to target gun rights and promote abortion. He also comments on the continuing crisis at the southern border.
  • Lois McLatchie, ADF International Senior Communications Officer, offers some good news on a case involving thought crimes.
  • Joshua Arnold, The Washington Stand's senior writer, reports on a Canadian school library's woke purging of its own books.
  • David Closson, Director of FRC’s Center for Biblical Worldview, answers the question why Michigan’s therapy ban is a solution in search of a problem. He also offers analysis on what a Pew Research study reveals about Generation Z’s view of marriage.
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ID: 78766
Scott Perry, Chris Smith, Tate Reeves, Michele Bachmann, Chip Roy
September 21, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Scott Perry, U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania’s 10th District, shares the latest on the debate over the federal budget.  
  • Chris Smith, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of New Jersey, shares the latest from the World Health Organization meeting and his efforts to keep abortion funding out of PEPFAR.
  • Tate Reeves, Governor of Mississippi, shines a spotlight on his proclamation declaring next week as Christian Heritage Week.
  • Michele Bachmann, Dean of the Regent University School of Government, sheds light on the WHO’s recent meeting and the implications it could have for future pandemics.
  • Chip Roy, U.S. Representative for the 21st District of Texas, highlights his bill repealing the FACE Act.
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ID: 78757
Mark Alford, Marsha Blackburn, Andy Biggs, Rick Scott
September 20, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Mark Alford, U.S. Representative for the 4th District of Missouri, reports on the House Democrats’ effort to strip a pro-life amendment out of the National Defense Authorization Act and shares the latest on the budget debate.
  • Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Senator from Tennessee, unpacks the threat of China and the axis of evil.
  • Andy Biggs, U.S. Representative for the 5th District of Arizona, analyzes Attorney General Merrick Garland’s testimony before the House Judiciary Committee.
  • Rick Scott, U.S. Senator from Florida, shares the latest in the Capitol Hill fight over the Pentagon’s funding for abortion.
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ID: 78740
Matt Gaetz, Chris Gacek, Jill Garner, Meg Kilgannon, Travis Weber
September 19, 2023
00:54:11

On today’s program:

  • Matt Gaetz, U.S. Representative for the 1st District of Florida, shares the latest on the budget debate on Capitol Hill. He also reacts to the United Nations General Assembly meeting happening in New York.
  • Chris Gacek, FRC's Senior Fellow for Regulatory Affairs, comments on House Republican efforts to repeal the FACE Act.
  • Jill Garner, Manners of the Heart Founder, shares why good manners and decorum matter.
  • Meg Kilgannon, FRC’s Senior Fellow for Education Studies, reacts to former President Trump’s recent comments on Florida’s pro-life law.
  • Travis Weber, FRC's VP for Policy and Government Affairs, unpacks the federal role in abortion policies.
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ID: 78726
Bob Good, Marjorie Dannenfelser, Bob Maginnis, Meg Kilgannon
September 18, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Bob Good, U.S. Representative for the 5th District of Virginia, shares the latest on the government funding debate on Capitol Hill.
  • Marjorie Dannenfelser, SBA Pro-Life America president, discusses how the presidential candidates should talk about the life issue.
  • Bob Maginnis, FRC's Senior Fellow for National Security, reacts to news that the U.S. paid six billion dollar to free five Americans imprisoned in Iran.
  • Meg Kilgannon, FRC’s Senior Fellow for Education Studies, looks back on the recent Pray Vote Stand Summit sessions covering education and gender identity issues.
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ID: 78715
Jody Hice, Lindsey Graham, Ryan Walters, Travis Weber
September 15, 2023
00:54:15

On today’s program:

  • Jody Hice, FRC’s Senior Vice President and FRC Action President, reflects on the first day of the Pray Vote Stand and his panel with House Freedom Caucus members.
  • Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from South Carolina, comments on the latest news on Iran.
  • Ryan Walters, the Oklahoma State School Superintendent, shares about his efforts on education policy in his state and the attacks from the Left.
  • Travis Weber, FRC's VP for Policy and Government Affairs, discusses how the Biden Administration is pushing the social agenda of the Left throughout the world.
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ID: 78714
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