Your Nightly Need to Know 3/5/13

422192_344769372230533_218167498224055_1006731_793468284_nArkansas Senate Overrides Governor’s Veto of 12-Week Abortion Ban (WHTC)

Clergy in Texas Call for More Women’s Health Funding (KBTX)

Anti-choice Advocates Fight to Remove Planned Parenthood from Texas Schools (Dallas Observer)

North Dakota Abortion Battle Continues with Six of Seven Anti-Choice Bills Still Alive (Grand Forks Herald)

New “Personhood” Initiative Filed in Mississippi (Times Union)

Mississippi House Passes Bill Doctor’s Presence During a Medicinal Abortion (Commercial Appeal)

TX Governor Rick Perry Endorses Bill to Outlaw Abortion After 20 Weeks (Dallas News)

Alabama’s Governor Bentley Endorses Abortion Clinic Regulations (Alabama Public Radio)

Meet the Utah Republican Who Won’t Vote Against Cockfighting Because of Abortion (Raw Story)

House Republicans Propose Rolling Back Access To Birth Control To Avert Government Shutdown (Think Progress)

As Notre Dame Appeals Birth Control Benefit, Costs to Catholic Universities of Discriminatory Health Plans Increases (RH Reality Check)

GOP Lawmaker: We Must Make It Harder To Divorce Or Teenage Girls Will Be ‘More Promiscuous (ThinkProgress)

Battling Feminist Burnout (The Nation)

New York Cops Will Arrest You For Carrying Condoms (Vice)

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