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Boehner to Obama: If You Oppose China's One-Child Policy, Why Don't You Defund the UN's Population Control Program?

5:29 PM, Aug 24, 2011 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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Until these two basic actions have been taken, the effect of the Biden incident is that the perpetrators of the one-child policy – the people with the power and authority to reverse it, and end the forced sterilizations and coercive abortions the policy has spawned – have been given further reason to believe that the United States government does not object to the one-child policy and doesn’t mind if it continues.  They have been left with the impression that while some American leaders strenuously object to the policy – such as Speaker Boehner, who raised concerns about the one-child policy directly to Chinese President Hu Jintao in a meeting earlier this year – there are other American leaders, including the Vice President and President of the United States, who are willing to offer a wink and a nod, and let the Chinese government simply carry on with its reprehensible business. 

By issuing a clarification through a spokesman, the White House has checked a political box on this side of the Pacific.  Now the President and Vice President will show the world where their administration really stands by their actions.

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