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Kansas Wants $2.2 Million To Promote Marriage

By Zaid Jilani on August 17, 2011 at 10:58 am

"Kansas Wants $2.2 Million To Promote Marriage"

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The Kansas City Star reports that in the same week Gov. Sam Brownback’s (R-KS) administration rejected a federal grant for implementing health reform, it is requesting a $2.2 million federal grant to help promote marriage. The requested grant would pay for counseling to encourage unwed couples to marry and provide free marriage licenses to those who do. Gay couples do not qualify for the services.

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