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Michigan Republicans Try To Block Domestic Partner Benefits For State Employees

By Igor Volsky  

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

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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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