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Wisconsin Governor Calls for Domestic Partnerships

Timothy Kincaid

February 17th, 2009

In a budget address today, Gov. Jim Doyle of Wisconsin (D), called for the implementation of Domestic Partnerships:

The governor called for a domestic partner classification and offering limited legal protections for same-sex couples, such as allowing domestic partners to take family and medical leave to care for a seriously ill partner, make end-of-life decisions and add health care coverage.

Domestic partners would register with counties and they would be treated like other vital records.



February 18th, 2009 | LINK

How’s about ALL of the same rights instead of SOME?

Nice try, but this won’t fly.

Seperate but Equal is ANYTHING but.

February 18th, 2009 | LINK

Chris, equality is a process. It doesn’t happen overnight.

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