Michigan Republicans Try To Block Domestic Partner Benefits For State Employees

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"Michigan Republicans Try To Block Domestic Partner Benefits For State Employees"

Michigan’s Civil Service Commission “voted to allow domestic partner benefits for some state employees starting in October,” but now the Republican-controlled Legislature — which has tried to overturn the decision — “may make another attempt to block” the measure. Yesterday, a House Committee debated legislation that would “put prohibitions on domestic partner benefits in state law.”

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