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Howard Fineman On The Senate's Tax-Cut Paralysis (VIDEO)

11/30/2010 10:17 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

HuffPost's Howard Fineman appeared on MSNBC's "Countdown" Tuesday night to discuss the ongoing negotiations between the White House and congressional Republicans over the various proposed renewal options for the expiring Bush tax cuts.

"In fairness to them, they're in a difficult position, but it's one that the president put himself in in successive retreats over the last year, year and a half," Fineman told host Keith Olbermann.

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