Normally, I leave politics and other such topics, in my head, period. Seldom, will I bore your day, or mine with anything that dwells in the negative. If a dog doesn't do it, chances are, either will I. Seriously, Life is too short.
But, like a good-hearted American citizen, I had a thought. Or, possibly a dream. In truth, or rather reality, it's surely my inner-self begging our United States Government to do the right thing.
THE SIMPLE ANSWER
If our United States Government can conduct a shut-down, with pay, the remedy for a quick, make no haste, and swiftly resolve all issues at hand NOW, would be simply-
the appropriate answer.
SEQUESTER them all just like we do jurors, and keep them locked up, until they work it out.
Silly? Stupid? Outrageous? Maybe. I know from being on a jury myself, when it comes time to be locked up in some not so swank hotel, (no phones) things get resolved, quickly.