Morning Maddow: July 7


Michele Bachmann’s first Iowa ad.

President Obama is putting social security cuts on the table.

Republicans say they’re okay with revenue increases, but not if they’re taxes.

And Ron Paul has a completely different idea (hint: it involves the Fed).

Assistance to unemployed workers becomes a sticking point for Republicans in 3 trade pacts.

Formerly Communist nation is about to show it’s pretty good at the whole supply-and-demand thing.

Did you know there’s another nuclear power plant complex at Fukushima? Did you know electrical problems forced them to shut the cooling system down at one reactor?