[FoRK] Palin: pro-life AND sympathetic to creationism
geege4 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 29 15:19:04 PDT 2008
Back to the direct quote from Palin: "I'm pro-life. I'll do all I can to see
every baby is created with a future and potential." (I love that she sees
herself as empowered to do such.) "The *legislature* should do all it can to
protect human life."
How so, do ya think?
On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 5:54 PM, Lawnun <lawnun at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Stevens was nominated by Ford; Kennedy and O'Conner (yes, I know she's
> > retired) by Reagan, etc. Point being, don't assume the worst just
> > of a president's personal beliefs. Even Roberts isn't turning out to be
> > Satan incarnate, quite contrary to expectation.
> Jeff -- I don't know many (at least who bothered to follow any of Roberts'
> history) who thought that he was destined to be Satan incarnate. Most,
> including Bush, acknowledged he was closer to the middle of the road as far
> as the conservative branch of SCOTUS was concerned. Now, Alito on the other
> hand, has done a fine job delivering on the expectation of being a carbon
> copy of Scalia...
> Its a better statement, imho, to say that justices are, at best,
> of the time and circumstances of their installment, rather than the
> president in office.
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