|Why do anything? It might cost too much.|
The funny thing is we got statistics to prove it:
And, of course, this past Congress, 2015-2016, has done the least in the same time frame.
(Thanks, Daily Kos)
Note. Just noticed that the famous Do-Nothing 1947-48 actually did something, comparatively, and the other almost Do-Nothing Congress besides the past three was 1995-96, the famous Gingrich Congress. How 'bout that?