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WebXtra: Should same-sex partners receive employee benefits? East Texans speak out

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TYLER, TX (KLTV) - President Obama is poised to sign a presidential memo granting benefits to same-sex partners of federal employees. It's a delicate issue drawing opinions from East Texans on both sides.

Troy Carlyle founded Project TAG (Tyler Area Gays) an online community of GLBT East Texans and allies. He feels the initiative is a step in the right direction.

Click on the video in the upper right-hand corner of this page to find out more about the controversy.

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