Despite delegate's plea, gay Va. Guard couples will get benefits

Sep 5, 2013 Full story: hamptonroads.com

Legally married same-sex partners of Virginia National Guard members will be eligible for the same federal benefits as other married couples despite the objection of at least one state lawmaker.

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Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#1 Sep 5, 2013
Only one psychotic homophobic delegate left in the whole entire State of Virginia speaks volumes for how far the gay rights movement has progressed in the last decade

Since: Mar 09

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#2 Sep 5, 2013
I'm stunned by all the various ways our legal equality is spreading.

At this rate, I just might live to see the end of the fight.

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