live-in http://michiganradio.org en Snyder administration wants legislature to undo 'live-in partner' benefits http://michiganradio.org/post/snyder-administration-wants-legislature-undo-live-partner-benefits <p>Governor Rick Snyder has asked the Legislature to reverse an employment panel&rsquo;s decision to allow un-married state workers to claim their live-in partners on their benefits.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The governor&rsquo;s letter gives the Legislature 60 days to overturn the state Civil Service Commission&rsquo;s decision.&nbsp;Reversing the independent Civil Service Commission will require two-thirds majorities in the House and the Senate. Both are controlled by Republicans, but getting to the necessary super-majorities is not guaranteed.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Feb 2011 21:23:03 +0000 Rick Pluta 1350 at http://michiganradio.org Snyder administration wants legislature to undo 'live-in partner' benefits