Anti-abortion attorneys ascend federal government ranks with Christian right legal training

The conservative Christian law firm Alliance Defending Freedom’s expansive ties include federal judges and the new Speaker of the House

By: - December 11, 2023 8:47 am

U.S. Speaker of the House Mike Johnson, R-Louisiana, was senior legal counsel for the Christian right law firm Alliance Defending Freedom from 2002 to 2010. (Getty Images)

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Sofia Resnick
Sofia Resnick

Sofia Resnick is a national reproductive rights reporter for States Newsroom, based in Washington, D.C. She has reported on reproductive-health politics and justice issues for more than a decade.