UA health plan adds wed gays

System alone in state for now

Posted: May 16, 2014 at 3:58 a.m.

Married same-sex couples now are eligible for health-care benefits offered to spouses of workers at the University of Arkansas System, while other state employers so far remain quiet about expanding benefit plans.

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