Morning Maddow: August 21

Updated

The RNC votes on its abortion platform plank tomorrow tonight.

Todd Akin is still running (for now).

The RNC platform committee rejects an amendment calling for the preservation of mortgage-interest tax deductions.

The RNC unveils the stage for next week’s convention.

A changing of the guard at Guantanamo.

Afghan militants hit U.S. military chief’s plane.

RIP Phyllis Diller.

 

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Morning Maddow: August 21

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