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Wednesday, December 16, 2009
U.S. Senate committee expected to vote on domestic parnter benefits today
According to On Top Magazine, the Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee is scheduled to vote today on Tammy Baldwin's Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2000, which would extend domestic partner benefits to federal employees. The Web site reports that only seven of the 17 committee members are co-sponsors of the bill.