Also, 500,000 children in the US don’t have families already. The pool of kids waiting to be adopted is huge. Most of them never will be adopted.

Yes, some families are desperate to adopt a newborn, but more generally, the people who are truly desperate are all the children who don’t have homes because there aren’t enough families willing to adopt them.

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