Citations for the October 7, 2014 TRMS

Among tonight’s citations was this 2011 Politico story, which offers the following from Americans for Prosperity about absentee ballot applications they sent out in Wisconsin that year:

“The date on the ballot application was meant solely for the elections held on Aug. 16. Due to a mistake during printing, all applications were sent out with the Aug. 11 date,” said AFP-Wisconsin state Director Matt Seaholm. “Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin did not intend to print the incorrect absentee deadline or confuse voters in any way.”

Seaholm said AFP-Wisconsin is addressing the mistake by sending out a call “to each and every individual on the mailing list to clarify the date of the elections.”

The rest of tonight’s citations:

FBI: Seeking Information - Help Identify Individuals Traveling Overseas for Combat

FBI seeking information post

Supreme Court Invalidates Key Part of Voting Rights Act

Real threat to Wisconsin voters worse than ‘militia’

Scott Walker Could Win Thanks to Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law

Reviving Wisconsin voter ID a ‘recipe for chaos,’ advocates warn

Wisconsin Voter ID requirement reinstated by federal appeals court

G.A.B. Requests $460,800 for Voter Photo ID Public Education Campaign

G.A.B. Requests $460,800 for Voter Photo ID Public Education Campaign

U.S. Appeals panel officially upholds Wisconsin voter ID law

Americans for Prosperity mailer

August 01, 2011 - AFP Wisconsin ballots have late return date

8/2/11 - Americans for Prosperity: Wrong date a ‘printing mistake’

U.S. Supreme Court is asked to block Wisconsin’s voter ID law

Ottawa to strengthen rail-safety rules

Canada to phase out rail tankers involved in Lac Megantic crash

Canada to phase out old rail tankers in response to Quebec explosion

Video: Train Wreck In Mer Rouge, LA 10/05/14

Train derails in Mer Rouge

UPDATE: Evacuation lifted, crews cleaning up derailed train

U.S. Proposes Faster Changes in Oil Trains

Oil, rail industries want seven years to fix tank cars

Notorious RBG

University of Minnesota - 2014-15 Lecture Videos - Ruth Bader Ginsburg, U.S. Supreme Court Justice

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Citations for the October 7, 2014 TRMS