Publix Offers Health Benefits To Same-Sex Couples
Southern giant Publix Super Markets will offer benefits to employees in same-sex marriages starting in January.By Lauren Zima | December 31, 2014
A big first for a big grocery store chain in the South. Starting in January, Publix will give its married gay and lesbian employees health benefits for their spouses.
"Available at Publix, where shopping is a pleasure." (Video via WFTV)
Publix has stores in Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Florida. Three of those states — Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee — currently ban same-sex marriage.