In a recently disclosed memo, Elena Kagan urged President Clinton in 1997 to support a ban on partial birth abortions. Hearing or reading the press talk about this could make one thing Kagan’s stance on abortion is pliable and that she is swilling to negotiate and compromise. I, however, believe nothing could be further from the truth.
Here are a few links that will give you a better understanding of what’s going on:
- Elena Kagan Abortion Memo Offers New Look at Nominee
- Memo Misread: Elena Kagan Did Not Tell Clinton to Back Partial-Birth Abortion Ban
- Kagan on Partial-Birth Abortion
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