As a woman, a voter and a conscientious citizen, I feel Hillary Clinton is the only Democratic candidate who will ensure my generation brings children into this world only when they are ready to undertake such an enormous responsibility.
Last week, the Centers for Disease Control issued a report that stated:
The birth rate among teenagers 15 to 19 in the United States rose 3 percent in 2006, according to a report issued Wednesday, the first such increase since 1991
The federal government spends $176 million annually on [abstinence-only] programs. But a landmark study recently failed to demonstrate that they have any effect on delaying sexual activity among teenagers, and some studies suggest that they may actually increase pregnancy rates.