Breaking the Promise: The Politics of Domestic HIV Prevention
This report documents the impact of the Bush administration’s HIV-prevention policy, specifically its cuts to scientifically based prevention strategies and increases in funding to abstinence-only-until-marriage programs. The report concludes by offering seven recommendations for returning to the sound public health policies necessary for effective HIV-prevention efforts.
Each month, we create these brief synopses to help parents, educators, and advocates stay up-to-date and informed on events and decisions on Capitol Hill and across the country. The following is a list of recent policy updates related to STDs and HIV/AIDS. To see all our policy updates, go to our Policy Updates page.