Fred: Well, we realized that the ones holding the government budget hostage were none other than the House of Representatives, led by…
pulls off mask
All: Old man Boehner!
Fred: You see, if the House sent a bill that affected the Affordable Healthcare Act, the Senate would have no choice but to reject it, so he kept sending bills that would alter it until they would give up, holding the U.S. Government hostage.
Velma: That’s right, but he didn’t realize that the Democratically controlled Senate wouldn’t allow the House to damage what the Democratic party has worked so hard to make.
Shaggy: Wow, looks like he didn’t, amend his plan!
Boehner: Grr. And I would have gotten away with it too, if it weren’t for you meddling kids!