WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Chief Counsel on the Judiciary Committee staff of Senator Tom Coburn, Mary Harned has joined Americans United for Life (AUL) as Of Counsel to assist in spearheading America's oldest national pro-life organization through its efforts to counter the confirmation of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sotomayor.
Dr. Charmaine Yoest, AUL President & CEO said: "I am very pleased to have Mary join our team. We are extremely fortunate to gain the benefit of Mary's track record on Capitol Hill. She will be a valuable resource for us as we continue our active involvement providing legal expertise in advance of the Senate's confirmation hearings."
Ms. Harned said: "I am honored to join AUL in this crucial time of a judicial confirmation. I look forward to helping AUL bring attention to Judge Sotomayor's record of radicalism on the abortion issue and her outspoken defense of judicial intervention. It has been a long-time dream of mine to work with AUL to defend and protect life."
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About Americans United for Life
Americans United for Life (AUL) is a nonprofit, public-interest law and policy organization whose vision is a nation in which everyone is welcomed in life and protected in law. The first national pro-life organization in America, AUL has been committed to defending human life through vigorous judicial, legislative, and educational efforts at both the federal and state levels since 1971. The Wall Street Journal has profiled AUL, and PBS' Frontline program chronicled AUL's successful efforts in Mississippi.
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