Teen pregnancy: trends and lessons learned.

  title={Teen pregnancy: trends and lessons learned.},
  author={Heather D. Boonstra},
  journal={Issues in brief},
Many of the provisions of the 1996 law overhauling the nation’s welfare system will expire at the end of the current fiscal year on September 30. The reauthorization process likely will set the stage for a major debate over one of the law’s main stated goals, reducing out-of-wedlock births, and how best to achieve it. Social conservatives favor programs and policies encouraging marriage and promoting abstinence from sexual intercourse outside of marriage for people of all ages. Others suggest… CONTINUE READING

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