Tag Archives: CRS

Teenage Pregnancy Prevention: Statistics and Programs

Teenage Pregnancy Prevention: Statistics and Programs (PDF) Source: Congressional Research Service (via Federation of American Scientists) In 2014, U.S. teen births accounted for 6.3% of all births and 13.9% of all nonmarital births. The birth rate for U.S. teenagers (ages 15 through 19) increased in 2006 and 2007 after a steady decline since 1991. However, […]

CRS — What’s the Difference? — Comparing U.S. and Chinese Trade Data (May 4, 2015)

What’s the Difference? — Comparing U.S. and Chinese Trade Data (PDF) Source: Congressional Research Service (via Federation of American Scientists) The size of the U.S. bilateral trade deficit with China has been and continues to be an important issue in bilateral trade relations. Some Members of Congress view the deficit as a sign of unfair […]