Morning Maddow: February 27

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Morning Maddow: February 27
Morning Maddow: February 27

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments today in Shelby County vs. Holder.

John McCain and Lindsay Graham after their meeting with President Obama.

Rand Paul was for filibustering Hagel. He was also for confirming Hagel.

Are House Republicans (finally) ready to pass the Violence Against Women Act?

Tacit republican support for a plan to let the President decide on sequester cuts.

The takeaway from the new NBC/WSJ Poll: “The Republicans don’t need a silver lining; they need a whole new playbook”

The Pope says goodbye.

Morning Maddow: February 27

Updated