Morning Maddow: July 8

Updated

Sen. Orrin Hatch wants the poor to do their share (not the “real” poor!)

Will we have a debt deal by the weekend?

The White House to take on gun control.

Koch Industries takes umbrage when the DSCC asks for contributions.

New York City’s mayor will officiate at a same-sex wedding of one of his aides.

The VIP list for today’s Space Shuttle launch attempt includes FL Gov. Rick Scott and the guy who played Hercules.