Janesville, Wis., Paul Ryan’s hometown, extends family benefits to gay city employees
THIS is good news:
The Janesville City Council on Nov. 12 approved a measure extending domestic partnership benefits to city and library employees and their partners.
The vote, according to Fair Wisconsin, was 6-1.
Janesville is the hometown of U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP’s vice presidential candidate on the Nov. 6 ballot.
Katie Belanger of Fair Wisconsin issued a statement shortly after the vote. She said, “This decision marks an important victory for fairness. Janesville’s vision for creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace makes them a leader in our efforts to build a more fair and just state for ...