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Not that -- counting but today is day number 97 and president Obama's first 100 days with a look at how the administration.
As well as Republicans have fair or our political insiders democratic strategist tad Devine.
And former bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino so let's get out some great for the first hundred days.
To all the key players in Washington Dana let me start with you -- with President Obama.
I think that the best way we can give him at this point at a hundred -- an incomplete because we don't know yet and I think the next hundred isn't going to be a lot more important.
And the first hundred days in terms of will he be able to actually get from the things he started the -- done.
Now is that just inevitable that he would be income played on any obviously hasn't shuts and big plans hard -- think he's going to turn around a big recession and.
Well let's not just a recession but he's got a big plans for health care reform and your energy reform and education reform and all those things.
But a lot of people wondered did he bite off more than he can you I don't think so I like -- -- presidential agendas I think that's great but I do think he's probably bitten off more than congressman to.
And I think what we'll end up happening is next Saturday's eke out a couple victories and implement to say that they're really big deals.
That Chris I think you should -- this the -- -- -- diving competition take into account great difficulty and if you do I think you have to give President Obama a very high grade you know.
And that's because he came into a very difficult situation and I think most importantly.
He's begun to restore the confidence the American people in our own future.
And and we're beginning to see that with the right track number now surpassing the wrong track number for example and a and a lot of the polling.
In the -- -- today in the Washington Post poll for example 69% job approval 72% favorability and I think these are outstanding.
Measures of public support for his agenda and for his leadership okay let's go to congressional Republicans have day Dana have been.
Affective in their opposition are they stronger or weaker than they were a hundred days.
Definition that there weren't there were improving and not surprise that the that your dad says make it -- partisan times in a way but what I think disappointed from a communication standpoint.
Is President Obama -- that he would try to bring people together that hasn't happened but what has happened on the Republican side.
As you seem great leadership mr.
McConnell and John there being -- -- bring people together and -- giving voice.
To some of the other new members such as Paul Ryan and other members I think that if they can continue on that.
That line and be loyal opposition.
People that they can win arguments on the merits and not have to you fall into the just say no can't.
Let me guess -- you don't think the Republicans have done so well I don't Criss Angel Pagan if you look at the polls poll today.
The Republican Party identification is the lowest it has ever been in measured polling 21% of people whose country now.
-- stand up and say that the Republicans I think it's an indication that the Republican Party has not found its ground and its leadership.
Is not fully elected leadership in the congress since Dick Cheney Newt Gingrich people than an hour before I don't think that's helping them to make a comeback.
Let's let's turn to the congressional Democrats who -- you know you have to judge separately from the White House.
Nancy Pelosi Harry Reid congressional Democrats Dana.
However they've done and usually supporting but sometimes going up against president.
I think that there they continue to be the most polarizing people in the country I think that they drive it.
I think this past week with Nancy Pelosi haven't yet again more selective memory loss and what she knew -- you know when it came to.
How what we did to protect the country is just another indication of the American people the catalyst -- that this is the person represents them well.
So look at bag and I think the next hundred days going to be even more important in this for Saturday's let's see if the congress can actually -- to know we know a little something about that when we had.
Republican's majorities in the house and the Senate we still couldn't get some of the big ticket items we wanted to get -- -- Social Security reform and immigration reform.
And when everybody has put their cards on the table this outlook might look very different.
-- Nancy Pelosi.
I mean she could push the president's stimulus package to the left now she's pushing a lot of truth commission is that good or bad for Barack Obama.
I think she's got a moral responsibility to her constituents -- -- the elected members of house democratic caucus and she needs to push and those directions I think she's been a tremendous help to the president.
-- there was a stimulus package which was part of his program of recovery -- let it.
Into law through the house and I think you know both leaders I think he just congressional leaders but whether or not they get things done and the leadership on our -- is getting things done well I know that a power Democrat I'd want professor divine right and if I were Republican I want professor Perino could you both -- -- -- Thank you both are too political insiders well that is all.
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