Posts tagged "gay marriage"

Exxon Offers Health Benefits to Same-Sex Couples

Exxon Offers Health Benefits to Same-Sex Couples
Exxon Mobil Corp. is taking the lead in offering sax-sex marriage benefits to legally married couples in the U.S. for the first time starting this week. The company will recognize “all legal marriages” when it determines eligibility for health care plans for the 77,000 employees and retirees in the U.S. This applies to the gay... Read more »

2012 Chicago Pride Parade Photos

Chicago celebrates the Pride parade with passion! Congratulations!

Same-Sex Couples First Illinois Civil Unions

Same-Sex Couples First Illinois Civil Unions
It was a historic day for same-sex couples in Illinois.  33 couples exchanged vows today in Millennium Park, sanctioned by Circuit Court judges and a minister.  It would be the first civil unions acknowledged by the State of Illinois since the passing of the Civil Union Bill signed by Governor Quinn. The couples, both men... Read more »
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Same-Sex Unions to be Legal in Illinois: What Does it mean to the LGBT community?

Same-Sex Unions to be Legal in Illinois: What Does it  mean to the LGBT community?
Governor Quinn is expected to sign the House Bill 2234 today that will acknowledge same-sex civil unions in the State of Illinois.  The ongoing debate of whether gays should be allowed to be married continues, but for now the LGBT residents of Illinois wil have extended rights under the new law. On November 30, 2010,... Read more »