Tag: wisconsin domestic partnership benefits

Same-sex couples sign up for Domestic Partnership Registry in Wis

Same-sex couples across Wisconsin are cheering today as they can now legally sign up with the states Domestic Partnership Registry.  The registry became available to same-sex couples when it was signed into law by Gov Jim Doyle in June as part of the states annual budget. Although Wisconsin has an existing constitutional amendment banning marriage, they... Read more »

Will Wisconsin get Domestic Partnership Benefits before Illinois?

Now wouldn’t that be a kick in the pants if Wisconsin gets Domestic Partnerships before Illinois?  First it was Iowa, then we had our chance but those guys and gals down in Springfield didn’t want to discuss it in this session, and now Wisconsin is on our heels.  We’ll be surrounded by states that protect... Read more »