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UNFPA Latest Victim of House Republican War on Women

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Republicans voted eleven separate times this week to block funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). That’s right, eleven separate times in the span of just three hours.

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An International Perspective on Current Budget Debates about RH

This is pretty dry stuff. Wade through it please!

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America’s Restored Funding to UNFPA Sends Strong Message to Women Worldwide

President Obama’s restoration of funding to UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, sends a strong message to the world’s women that the new president’s promise of change is more than just a political slogan.

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US Restores Funding to UNFPA, Lifeline to Women Around the World

The just-passed 2009 omnibus spending bill contains $50 million for UNFPA. But the agency remaining the bete noir of influential conservatives, and the controversy over the U.S. contribution to it isn’t going away.

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Obama to Restore UNFPA Funding, Says Congresswoman Maloney

At the launch of UNFPA’s annual State of the World report, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, a longtime advocate of international women’s health, told reporters that President-Elect Obama will restore UNFPA funding.

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