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July 28, 1988
The Senate voted to partially relax strictures on federally financed educational material used in the fight against AIDS, despite charges by Sen. Jesse Helms (R-N.C.) that the money will be used "to promote sodomy, to promote homosexuality." The vote marked a shift in the position of the Senate, which twice in the last year has approved language sponsored by Helms that limited educational material to promoting abstinence and family-oriented values.
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March 1, 1997 | MELISSA HEALY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton administration on Friday opened the coffers of a $250-million program designed to teach Americans that engaging in sex before marriage "is likely to have harmful psychological and physical effects" and that abstinence from extramarital sex "is the expected standard" of human behavior.
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March 1, 1997 | MELISSA HEALY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton administration on Friday opened the coffers of a $250-million program designed to teach Americans that engaging in sex before marriage "is likely to have harmful psychological and physical effects" and that abstinence from extramarital sex "is the expected standard" of human behavior.
NEWS
July 28, 1988
The Senate voted to partially relax strictures on federally financed educational material used in the fight against AIDS, despite charges by Sen. Jesse Helms (R-N.C.) that the money will be used "to promote sodomy, to promote homosexuality." The vote marked a shift in the position of the Senate, which twice in the last year has approved language sponsored by Helms that limited educational material to promoting abstinence and family-oriented values.
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