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After years of policy work in Washington, Neera Tanden is more than qualified to serve as Biden’s director of the Office of Management and Budget. But her open scorn for conservatives and progressives alike, often expressed through aggressive Twitter barbs, has made her confirmation the most tenuous of the new president’s picks.
Guest: Jim Newell, Slate’s senior politics writer.
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