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Inglis will speak on “ROE vs. WADE” AT FURMAN UNIVERSITY FEB. 1

January 30, 2007

Contact:  Vince Moore, Director of News & Media Relations, 864-294-3107


Inglis will speak on “ROE vs. WADE”

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Bob Inglis, who represents South Carolina’s Fourth
District in the U.S. House of Representatives, will speak on the Furman
University campus Thursday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in Room 101 of John E. Johns

His lecture, “Life and Why it Matters: Utilitarianism and Roe v. Wade,” is
free and open to the public. Seating is limited.

Jan. 22 was the 34th anniversary of the historic Roe v. Wade Supreme Court
decision that legalized abortion.  Inglis’ appearance on campus is
sponsored by Furman’s Conservative Students for a Better Tomorrow.

Inglis has represented the Fourth District since 2004, as well as from
1993 to 1998.  A native of Bluffton, he graduated from Duke University and
the University of Virginia School of Law.  During his six-year hiatus from
public office, Inglis practiced commercial real estate and corporate law
with Leatherwood Walker Todd & Mann, P.C.

In Congress, Inglis serves on the Science & Technology committee and as
the ranking member of the Energy & Environment subcommittee.  He also
serves on the Foreign Affairs and Education & Labor committees.  He has
previously served on the Judiciary and Education & Workforce committees,
and chaired the Research subcommittee of the Science committee during the
109th Congress.  He also co-chairs the House Hydrogen and Fuel Cell

For more information, contact Furman’s News and Media Relations office at


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