Mother, wife, lawyer: Erin Hawley calls the fight to overturn Roe ‘the project of a lifetime’
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ST. LOUIS — Not surprisingly, the Hawley name is on one of the most controversial cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, an effort from Mississippi that could restrict abortion rights and overturn Roe v. Wade. But it’s not the Hawley doing a fist pump outside the U.S. Capitol. Not the one attacking Democrats on Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” Rather, it’s Erin Morrow Hawley, the wife of U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., who has been a key partner in his rise to power. As senior counsel to the appellate team at Alliance Defending Freedom, or ADF, a Christian legal advocacy group, she coordinated ...