Saturday, March 27, 2010

$250 Million Dollars of Our Tax Dollars Wasted On Cost-Free Message: "Just Say No"

What a scandal.

Health bill restores $250 million in abstinence-education funds

"A little-noticed provision of the health legislation has rescued federal support for a controversial form of sex education: teaching youths to remain virgins until marriage.

The bill restores $250 million over five years for states to sponsor programs aimed at preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases by focusing exclusively on encouraging children and adolescents. . ."

not to have sex.

Full story here.


libhom said...

The more I learn about the wealthcare legislation, the more I hate it.

Rev.Paperboy said...

I suppose this must be better than just tearing up 250 million in currency and flushing it down the toilet, but I fail to see how.