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Author: benjd25 Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 443070  
Subject: Re: Richer than Romney :-) Date: 10/11/2012 9:47 PM
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Both should be supported by those who want to use it and those interested in their continued operation, not general taxpayer funds.

Educating young children is a public good. Everyone wants to use 'it', where 'it' is having more educated people in your society. So it should be paid for by everyone - from general taxpayer funds.

The same argument applies for Planned Parenthood, where the 'it' is the reduced population of unwanted children who grow up to be unproductive adults or criminals.
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