September 2, 2009
ACS Panel Discussion
Moderator Joan BiskupicSupreme Court Correspondent, USA Today
James Bopp, Jr.James Madison Center for Free Speech
Fred WertheimerPresident & CEO, Democracy 21
Laurence E. GoldAssociate General Counsel, AFL-CIO
Robert F. BauerPartner, Perkins Coie LLP
Panelists offered analysis of the case and its implications, and previewed some of the points likely to be considered when the Supreme Court hears oral argument on Wednesday, September 9, 2009. The panel featured Robert F. Bauer, General Counsel, Democratic National Committee; James Bopp, Jr., General Counsel, James Madison Center for Free Speech; Laurence E. Gold, Associate General Counsel, AFL-CIO; Fred Wertheimer, President and CEO, Democray 21 and Democracy 21 Education Fund; and Moderater, Joan Biskupic, Supreme Court Correspondent, USA Today.