Monday, September 06, 2010

Governor keeps 'condom education' out of schools

Bill Bumpas - OneNewsNow - 9/7/2010 4:00:00 AMBookmark and Share

Gov. Tim Pawlenty (Minnesota)The governor of Minnesota has rejected a federal grant under the new healthcare law that would fund sex education promoting use of contraceptives.

Governor Tim Pawlenty declined to apply for the $850,000 that would go towards a program offering "comprehensive" sex education to Minnesota's public schools. Instead, he approved an application for abstinence-only funding that would require the state to provide a matching amount. Read more

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