Smyrna to vote on health benefits for spouses of g...
by Aimee Sachs
04:00 AM, Thursday, October 23
SMYRNA — Smyrna City Councilman Wade Lnenicka is urging the council to decide Nov. 3 whether to extend health benefits to spouses of gay city employees who are legally married. The revision would add to the retirement benefits the city already pro...

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