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Boehner calls middle-class tax bill 'chicken crap'

House Democrats, unhappy with the possibility that the Bush tax cuts could be extended even for those in the top income brackets -- making more than $250,000 a year -- have brought to the floor a bill that would extend the tax cuts for those making less than $250,000 a year.

NBC's Luke Russert reports that speaker-in-waiting John Boehner is unhappy with the move, calling it "chicken crap" and "nonsense." He derided it as a maneuver that undermines negotiations with the White House on a compromise for the tax cuts that expire Jan. 1.