Reports & Research

How unequal are civil unions? Here are just five benefits that you probably didn't know about

Report Type: 
Report
Date: 
May 16, 2004

Here are just a few of the 1,138 benefits same-sex couples are not allowed to have because they cannot get married:

  • Educational assistance to families of public safety officers;
  • Access to first-time homebuyer programs;
  • Compensation for exposure to cancer-causing radiation.