You might get the job done but there will be teeth, claws and pain involved.
So they finally caved on the fiscal cliff negotiations, after we all went over the cliff, of course. They also managed, yet again, to kick the fucking can down the road at the same time.
The debt ceiling throw down is now on the card and they still have to deal with the automatic budget cuts they are holding hostage for two months.
We all know that now that they have lost face on this latest deal that they will be doubling down on these other matters with teh crazy.
Same shit different year.
In the mean time there will be much snarling and showing of teeth, the usual tantrum throwing and the desperate howling of the souls of the damned on the Far Right.