In Australia, if the Parliament is deadlocked, the Governor General may decide to dissolve both the House and Senate and call a full election. In other words, if the government representatives act like children at the expense of the country, they are all at risk of losing their jobs. Double Dissolution
I once had a flat tire in Australia. While a very nice gentleman helped me change it, he let me know, in the nicest way possible, that the rest of the world is laughing at us. Our government is a joke.