House Republicans filed a long-threatened lawsuit Friday against the Obama administration over unilateral actions on the health care law that they say are abuses of the president’s executive authority.
They filed the lawsuit the day after the president’s immigration speech, seemingly as a type of retribution. Does the lawsuit have to do with immigration? No. It is related to Obamacare.
The host feels that the lawsuit does not have much substance because there is no victim. John Boehner and the House of Representatives should be able to show that they are a victim of the law. Also, the Administrative Procedure Act (of 1946) states that laws can be adjusted somewhat as long as they are eventually implemented.
Kyle Kulinski video.
A recent study showed that teens will delay sex if they go through the sex education program “Get Real” sponsored by Planned Parenthood.
According to Think Progress: “Comprehensive sex ed classes that emphasize healthy relationships and family involvement can encourage more middle school students to put off having sex, according to the results from a new study published in the Journal of School Health.
“The results have big implications for school districts that are trying to decide what type of health classes to offer to kids in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades.
“The three-year study was conducted by researchers at the Wellesley Centers for Women, who wanted to figure out whether Get Real — a comprehensive sex ed program developed by Planned Parenthood — has an impact on middle schoolers’ sexual behavior.
“In order to do that, the researchers tracked a group of racially and economically diverse kids at 24 different schools in the Boston area, half of which implemented Get Real and half of which continued with their existing sex ed programs.”
Secular Talk video.
More info at: http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/publications/1487