Citations for the April 1, 2015 TRMS

Tonight’s guests:

  • Mayor Mark Stodola, of Little Rock, Arkansas
  • John Stanton, DC bureau chief for Buzzfeed

Tonight’s links:

Little Rock Technology Park

Despite Criticism, Arkansas Passes Religious Freedom Bill

Reasons to Celebrate The ExactTarget Acquisition

Marc Benioff - ‏@Benioff - Today we are canceling all programs that require our customers/employees to travel to Indiana to face discrimination. 

Tim Cook - ‏@tim_cook - Apple is open for everyone. We are deeply disappointed in Indiana’s new law and calling on Arkansas Gov. to veto the similar 

Yelp CEO rips Indiana ‘religious freedom’ law

Angie’s List halts expansion over Indiana’s religious freedom law

Indy Big Data - ‏@IndyBigData - #RFRA having a direct negative impact on #tech in IN by natl sponsors w/drawing. @Indybigdata calls for immediate correction to the law.

“Over the past 48 hours we have had seven national sponsors back out of the Indy Big Data Conference 2015 as a direct result of the Religious Freedom Act.”

Big Data conference hit by Indiana’s new discrimination law as sponsors bail out

Update: More Tech Industry Leaders Make Unprecedented & Historic Joint Statement to Legislators

UConn Says Ollie, Assistants Won’t Travel To Indy For Final Four

Josh Dorner - ‏@JoshDorner - Pence on Hannity *tonight*: “I stand by this law. The law doesn’t need to be fixed.” 

Indiana Republicans meet with LGBT groups seeking fix to law

HB1228 heads for House; protesters flood Capitol

Walmart CEO to Arkansas governor: veto ‘religious freedom’ legislation

Mayor Stodola’s letter to Asa Hutchinson (pdf)

Vessel stopped by tangled mats of hyacinth

Stockton Mayor Suggests Manatees for Hyacinth Problem

Exotic animals deployed as Delta ‘weed whackers’

New watering restrictions imposed amid California drought

GOP defends tying driver’s license to voting

Ohio Democratic Party Statement on Latest GOP Voter Suppression Effort

Kasich’s veto removes voting target for out-of-state college students

Governor Kasich veto message (pdf)

March 15, 2012 - Prosecutors concealed evidence in Ted Stevens case, report finds

Menendez indictment (pdf)

Senator Robert Menendez and Salomon Melgen Indicted for Conspiracy, Bribery and Honest Services Fraud

Menendez: Resign and spare us the drama | Editorial

GOP-Led House Panel Asks Hillary Clinton to Appear Over Email Use

Benghazi Panel Chairman Seeks Hillary Clinton Interview on E-Mails

Benghazi panel summons Clinton

Hil on the grill: Gowdy demands Clinton face questions on emails by May 1

Trey Gowdy asks Hillary Clinton to appear before Benghazi panel

BENGHAZI COMMITTEE FORMALLY SUMMONS HILLARY OVER EMAIL SCANDAL

House Panel Seeks Private Talk With Hillary Clinton About Email

In Clinton Emails on Benghazi, a Rare Glimpse at Her Concerns

Rachel Maddow Show Guest List and Rachel Maddow Show Links

Citations for the April 1, 2015 TRMS