The members of congress don't seem to think so.
“Something has gone terribly wrong,” Senator Joe Manchin III, Democrat of West Virginia
"It's a travesty" Sen. Bob Corker, Republican of Tennessee
“This is one of the lowest points of the U.S. Senate,” Senator Barbara A. Mikulski, Democrat of Maryland.
“I feel like I’m trapped in ‘Groundhog Day' ”. Representative Bill Huizenga Republican of Michigan
"...this legislative session ...already has reached historic proportions of failure..." Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-