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Friday, March 28, 2008

Nice to be your neighbor: Iowa rejects abstinence-only

Our neighbor to the west, lovely Iowa, has officially become number 17 in rejecting abstinence-only funding! Governor Chet Culver's decision to reject abstinence-only funds comes a year after the Iowa legislature signed a bill into law that only allows medically and scientifically proven sex education in schools.

Read more: "Just saying no to only saying no," by Janessa Ensinger, The Daily Iowan, 3.5.2008.

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