And it leads to the inescapable conclusion that people like me might be of some help in breaking the gridlock.
The gridlock over the debt ceiling is wreaking havoc—on legislators' families.
The shock will soon congeal into fear-fueled groupthink and gridlock.
A blockage; paralysis: Until the emotional and psychological gridlock over the Federal deficit is broken
[1980+; fr the traffic term designating a total blockage of traffic caused by cars stopping in intersections behind other stopped cars and blocking traffic on the intersecting street]