Jonathan Allen: I think what happens on the campaign trail is that candidates paint a vision of what they would do if they could wave a magic wand.
You'll see a much slower approach to accomplishing these goals when a candidate actually takes office.
This is the first of two conversations. Tomorrow, we discuss what an Obama second term would look like.
Romney is working on a 200 day plan rather than a 100 day plan.
Jonathan Allen says that the GOP base might be disappointed at how hard it will be to alter the Affordable Care Act.
"Romney has branded himself as someone who would overturn Obamacare."
Suri says that he will use executive orders to make some changes.
Both our guests seem to think your dream of simplification is not going to happen. And would take years if it did happen.
I was surprised too. It wasn't an unheard of or pie-in-the-sky dream.