Tweeting away until Shutdown Day

Thursday - 4/7/2011, 2:20pm EDT

Lawmakers are still trying to reach a budget compromise. to avoid a partial government shutdown at midnight Friday.

As anxiety and frustration grow among federal employees - and everyone else as well - read some of the comments circulating in the Twittersphere.

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-Compiled by Federal News Radio's Jolie Lee.