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• Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) calls in at 7am to talk about reforming the Federal Elections Commission and out-of-control SuperPACs
• George Zimmerman is in custody in Florida and will be charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, authorities announced Wednesday. His attorney said he would plead not guilty.
• President Obama Wednesday said that his so-called “Buffet Rule” on taxes could be renamed the “Reagan Rule” since the Republican icon supported the basic concept — which he called America’s fair share plan.
• Mitt Romney, the all but certain Republican presidential nominee now that Rick Santorum is out, is trying to reframe the battle for female voters by accusing the Obama administration of waging “the real war on women” by its failure to jump-start the economy.