The Paisano

Problematic diversion of HIV funds to abstinence-only

April 7, 2015

During a marathon debate over the state’s budget, a party line vote to divert funding from an HIV screening program to abstinence-only education sailed through the House Tuesday, April 2. The amendment’s author, Stuart Spitzer, a surgeon from Kaufman, stated during a contentious and at-times-awkward debate t...