Planned Parenthood claims that abortions account for only 3% of the medical services they provide but their definition of "medical service" is broad.
Congress has the opportunity this fall to cap and cut spending, move to budget balance, and reform aspects of taxation to encourage the economy to grow.
After 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina, the public became much more aware of the great acts of service that faith-based and community organizations perform.
How the next President addresses these challenges will largely determine whether US foreign policy succeeds or fails again.
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