Because they were earmarked for abstinence education. This is what they took their stand against... "....he wants to enlist the support of the organization's coalition members to lobby against abstinence-only-until-marriage funding" from the abstract. The definition of "abstinence education" from the text: "* Has as its exclusive purpose teaching the social, psychological, and health gains to be realized from sexual activity.... "*Teaches abstinence from sexual activity outside of marriage as the expected standard for all school-age children...." You have to read this. Sorry, it's a school library doc so I can't post a link...but.. McGee, Michael. Contemporary Sexuality, Jan2003, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p7, 1/3p. He's a Planned Parenthood Guru who has made it his life's work to sexualize children while keeping them good and ignorant.