Morning Maddow: February 24

Updated

The Virginia Senate votes on the ultrasound bill later this morning. You can watch the vote here.

Seven states are suing the Obama administration over the contraception coverage mandate.

Same-sex marriage passes in Maryland.

Convicted vote fraudster, ex-Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White, is sentenced to house arrest.

Rick Santorum makes the Indiana ballot after a recount of signatures.

The Romney economy, brought to you by the Bush economy. (this WSJ article is behind a paywall but if you google Romney Bush Hands you can get to it free!)

The importance of optics on the campaign trail.

More evidence of the Romney-Paul alliance.

Bill Maher gives $1 million to Obama-linked Super PAC.

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Morning Maddow: February 24

Updated