Talking Points

by TFN

From today’s TFN News Clips:

“The big message is that when it comes to children’s health, Texas kids are showing many signs that things are getting worse, not better.”

— Dr. Frances Deviney, Texas Kids Count director, discussing a new report that shows Texas has the nation’s third-highest teen birthrate, is experiencing a rise in the number of children living in poverty, and has a higher infant mortality rate. Read the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund’s 2009 report about the dismal state of sex education in Texas public schools.

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