Feel free to use these points when speaking to your Congressional delegation and when composing emails/tweets/Facebook posts, etc.
Pass a clean continuing resolution.
"Pass a clean CR. We need government working - not stuck in sideshow"
"Congress has ignored tons of issues related to city issues to manufacture a crisis."
"This is about political point scoring and demonstrates the worst part of governing"
"This is governing by crisis - no plans, no ideas and no positive impacts"