Citations for the May 11, 2015 TRMS

Tonight’s guests:

  • Rep. Diana DeGette, chair of the Pro-choice Caucus in the House
  • Andrew DeMillo, Capitol Correspondent for the Little Rock bureau of The Associated Press

Tonight’s links:

Colorado claims contraceptive program caused big drop in teen birth rates

Contraceptive funding dies in Senate

Colorado Election Results 

Bob Beauprez’s IUD remark in debate generates controversy

North Carolina legislators want to stop medical schools from teaching abortions

North Carolina House Votes For Ultrasound Law, Overriding Gov. Perdue Veto

U.S. court strikes down North Carolina ultrasound abortion law

GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA - SESSION 2015 - HOUSE BILL 465 (pdf)

New Tennessee law requires stricter abortion clinic standards

Fallin signs bill tripling Oklahoma’s abortion waiting period

Gov. Bentley: Alabama in a budget crisis

Gambling moves front and center in Alabama budget debate

‘Fetal Heartbeat Act,’ 2 other abortion bills receive OK in Alabama House committee

State Legislatures Put Up Flurry of Roadblocks to Abortion

Herring: Abortion clinics can be exempted from new standards

Supreme Court will review lethal injection drug protocol used in executions

NSA’s phone spying program ruled illegal by appeals court

Week ahead: House returns to defense policy, Iran bills

Conservatives: Immigration provision a ‘severe threat’ to defense bill

House to vote on abortion bill next week

House to Consider 20-Week Abortion Ban This Week

This Act may be cited as the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act”. (pdf)

Abortion bill dropped amid concerns of female GOP lawmakers

Arkansas Legislature leads nation in 2015 anti-abortion laws

At Reinstated Pen-and-Pads, McCarthy Gives Press Plenty (Updated)

Dean Skelos, New York Senate Leader, Vacates Post

Vt. senator pleads not guilty to sex charges

McAllister’s Statehouse ‘Assistant’ Alleges She Was 16 or Younger When First Assaulted

McAllister resignation expected by Tuesday

McAllister’s future unclear, but resignation expected soon

Anti-discrimination bill (pdf)

Bill to ban anti-discrimination laws at city, county level advances 

Fayetteville passes civil rights ordinance

Voters repeal civil rights ordinance in Fayetteville

Springfield, Missouri, Voters Repeal LGBT Rights Ordinance

NOV. 28, 2014 - An Insult Is Now a Name Tag

Aldermen kill equality, same-sex insurance resolutions

Small Arkansas town split over anti-discrimination measure

NEW USMA BARRACKS NAMED FOR BENJAMIN O. DAVIS JR. – March 16, 2015 (pdf)

First Lady Michelle Obama Commencement Speech

Faster than an Abrams: Meet Russia’s new tank

Russia’s new Armata tank makes debut in parade rehearsal

New Russian T-14 Armata tank grinds to a halt on Red Square

Russia’s New ‘Super Tank’ Stalls Mid-Parade, Requires A Tow

Tank carrying missiles catches fire in Russia Victory Day Parade

Russian ‘Military Seals’ Celebrate V-E Day

Rachel Maddow Show Guest List and Rachel Maddow Show Links

Citations for the May 11, 2015 TRMS