MARCUS: More livestock in political ads is what we need. Can we say something about the -- the Republican lurch to claim the mantle of fiscal conservatism?
TAPPER: Very quickly, yes.
MARCUS: Give me a break, OK? There is a serious proposal out there, first for a statutory commission, now for an executive order commission to tackle this, to put everything on the table, and Republicans have balked.
TAPPER: All right, and we're going to have to leave it there. The roundtable will continue in the green room on abcnews.com, and you can get political updates all week long by signing up for our newsletter also on abc.com.