- There are about 230 million children younger than 5 whose births have never been reported
- Rubio: Weak birth registration systems hinder access to schools and health care
- Girls Count Act will help developing nations improve registration practices, he says
Sen. Marco Rubio represents Florida and is a candidate for the Republican nomination for president. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Like many parents, I still vividly remember the day I brought each of my four children home from the hospital.