Morning Maddow: January 15

Updated

In a late-night vote, NY’s Senate passes broad package of gun-law changes.

A school building will be named for a slain Sandy Hook Elementary school teacher.

AZ Gov. and Obamacare foe Jan Brewer agrees to expand Medicaid.

A Freshman House Republican declares he will refuse his pension and health benefits.

Remember the labor-history mural that Maine Gov. LePage had taken down? It has a new home.

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas cracks an unintelligible joke from the bench.

The U.S. is supporting French troops fighting off Islamist rebels in Mali.

Wildlife biologists in a war zone.

The Russian military is switching from foot wraps to socks.

 

 

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Morning Maddow: January 15

Updated