Your assignment is to prepare and submit a paper on parties and elections in foreign public policy. On matters of abortion, the Republican Party supports the amendment of the constitution to protect the life of the unborn child. . Republican Party believes that the unborn children have fundamental rights to life and as an assertion of sanctity of human life. On the other hand, the Democratic Party unequivocally and strongly supports women’s rights to make decisions on matters of pregnancy including legal and safe abortion, irrespective of the ability to pay.
On matters of family planning services, the Republican Party opposes the use of public funds in promoting or performing abortions. The Republican Party reiterates its stance of not funding or subsidizing healthcare that includes abortion coverage. On the contrary, the Democratic Party platform reiterates the support for the accessibility of affordable family planning services. The democrats reiterate their commitment to block Republican’s efforts to defund Planned Parenthood health centers.
On matters of education, the Republican Party is committed to supporting different options of learning such as year-round schools, single-sex classes, and full-day school hours. Another education policy that the 2012 Republican Party platform highlights are the engagement of the private sector in the providence of student loans. The platform insists on the exit of the federal government in the business of student loans. The Republican Party platform also calls for an introduction of abstinence education in place of family planning programs for teens.
On the other hand, the 2012 Democratic Party platform highlights the party’s commitment to increasing the accessibility of education to every child in America. Democrats intend to make America the world’s number one country in terms of college graduates by 2020. The Democratic Party platform further supports age-appropriate and evidence-based sex education.
The Republican Party platform posits the party’s commitment to domestic energy independence. Similarly, the Democratic Party platform reveals commitment towards a sustainable energy-independent future. . .