Domestic Partners http://wyso.org en Ohio County Expands Benefits for Gay Couples' Kids http://wyso.org/post/ohio-county-expands-benefits-gay-couples-kids <p>Ohio&#39;s largest county has decided to expand health care benefit access for gay county employees to include<br />their partners&#39; children.</p><p>The Plain Dealer newspaper in Cleveland reports the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH&#39;-guh) County Council voted 6-4 to<br />approve the change Tuesday.</p><p>The county doesn&#39;t give the same benefits to the children of unmarried heterosexual couples. Council members noted that heterosexual couples could wed to get benefits for their children, but gay couples didn&#39;t have that option.</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:05:06 +0000 Associated Press 11518 at http://wyso.org