Morning Maddow: May 7

Updated

Two important words of the day on Capitol Hill: Defense Sequester.

Big doings for the Ron Paul delegate strategy in Nevada and Maine.

VP Biden starts a kerfuffle over same-sex marriage.

Read Rick Scott’s e-mail!

France gets its first socialist president since Mitterand.

Now he’s President Putin again. OK? Keep it straight.

An Army nurse dies mysteriously in Afghanistan.

Al Qaeda releases a video message by American hostage Warren Weinstein.

Yemen announces the death of a militant connected to the USS Cole bombing.

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Morning Maddow: May 7

Updated