There's an old saying in the LDS Church that the early pioneering Saints lived by, taught more recently a former prophet and president of the Church, Gordon B. Hinkley in 1992.
Fix it upWear it out
Make it do
Or do without.
People all over the United States - and the world - have been relearning this lesson of necessity. Isn't it time for our governments and representatives to do the same? It's time to teach them we take the deficits on all levels seriously even if they don't.