Morning Maddow: August 1

Updated

Romney makes a new defense of his controversial ‘culture’ remarks, while his campaign promises to be friendlier to the press.

New poll shows Obama is up in 3 swing states.

The Postal Service can’t pay a big bill that’s due today.

The pepper-spraying UC Davis police officer is no longer employed there.

India gets its power back.

RIP, Gore Vidal.

Bill O’Reilly does the most reluctant version of “the wave” ever.

 

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Morning Maddow: August 1

Updated