Morning Maddow: April 9

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Mayors Against Illegal Guns will start grading lawmakers.

The special election for ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr’s House seat is today.

Maryland passes medical marijuana.

Defense Secretary Hagel wants Congress to take away military commanders’ power to overturn service members’ criminal convictions.

The ex-head of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission says all 104 nuclear reactors in this country have a safety flaw that can’t be fixed.

And there’s another leak in a storage tank for radioactive water at Fukushima.

USAID to begin promoting LGBT rights overseas.

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Morning Maddow: April 9

Updated