Posts Tagged ‘william saunders’

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Video: Saunders at the Heritage Bloggers Briefing

William Saunders of AUL spoke at the Bloggers Briefing at the Heritage Foundation earlier this week. Saunders starts speaking around the 31:00 mark on the below video.

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

AUL in Roll Call on Kagan and Marshall

William L. Saunders, Sr. VP of Legal Affairs for AUL, had a piece published in Roll Call entitled, “What Kagan’s Time With Marshall Could Mean for Abortion Laws.” An excerpt: Elena Kagan has expressed a deep affection for the Supreme Court justice she clerked for, Thurgood Marshall. While personal affection of a clerk for her judge is certainly normal and understandable, it goes beyond that. She admired his judicial philosophy. This could have grave consequences should she become another agenda-driven justice on the Supreme Court. Click here to read the whole piece.

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

AUL at Heritage’s Blogger Briefing today

William Saunders, Sr. Vice President of Legal Affairs for Americans United for Life, will be speaking at The Bloggers Briefing at the Heritage Foundation today. Saunders will speak about the Supreme Court nomination of Elena Kagan in light of the upcoming confirmation hearings next week. The briefing starts at 12 noon EDT. There are multiple ways to follow the briefing live online if you’re unable to attend. You can watch the briefing live on Ustream. You can listen to it online on BlogTalkRadio. You can also follow the #tbb hashtag on Twitter. Note: there is also another speaker on another […]

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Judge Bork to weigh in on Kagan nomination in exclusive RSVP-only news event

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 6/21/2010 –  Americans United for Life (AUL) will host an insider’s look at Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan in a unique opportunity for reporters and editors covering the process when, on Wednesday, June 23, Judge Robert Bork joins an exclusive selection of legal experts to discuss the nomination. What: Call-in news conference on Elena Kagan When: Wednesday, June 23rd @10:30am EDT Who: Judge Robert Bork, Professor Gerard Bradley, Attorney William Saunders – presented by Dr. Charmaine Yoest, President and CEO of Americans United for Life Details: RSVP by emailing press@aul.org or calling 202-289-1478. Background AUL has been […]

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Saunders to speak at University Faculty for Life Conference

William Saunders, Senior VP of Legal Affairs at AUL, will be speaking at this weekend’s UFL Life and Learning Conference 2010 at the Catholic University of America Law School in Washington. Saunders will speak Saturday, June 5, at 3:15. His topic will be, “Health Care Reform: A Pro-Life Perspective and a Pro-Life Response.”

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

The Kagan Nomination

On June 28, it is all but certain that the Senate’s Judiciary Committee will begin hearings on the nomination of Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court. Her supporters, including the man who nominated her, President Obama, urge her confirmation for many reasons, but primarily for her distinguished service as Dean of Harvard Law School and as the nation’s first female Solicitor General (the attorney who represents the federal government in cases before the Supreme Court). Those, such as pro-life advocates and conservatives of various stripes, who would ordinarily be expected to oppose an Obama nominee, have been bewailing the […]