Morning Maddow: August 22

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A county clerk in New Mexico starts issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner makes a deal to resolve a sexual harrassment suit.

Kansas and Arizona unite to sue the federal government so they can require proof of citizenship to vote. 

Dallas County joins a lawsuit against Texas’ new voter ID law.

Pres. Obama to propose new system for rating colleges and linking that to federal financial aid.

Scott Brown won’t run for Massachusetts governor.

Liz Cheney pays the fine for her fishy fishing license.

Lawyer for a Guantanamo prisoner says guards may have played a “50 Shades” joke on his client.

 

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Morning Maddow: August 22

Updated