Party brinksmanship in Congress has led to the government nearly shutting down on multiple occasions this year. Are you worried about a federal shutdown in 2012?


ā€œIā€™m very worried about a government shutdown. Then again, Iā€™m also worried about the rise of Sharia law in Pensacola, FL, so you should take my fears with a grain of salt.ā€

Lindsay Everett ā€¢ Systems Analyst

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"No, of course not, assuming our Democratic colleagues have the sense to come to the bargaining table in good faith this time."

John Boehner ā€¢ U.S. Representative

"No, of course not, assuming our Republican colleagues have the sense to come to the bargaining table in good faith this time."

Harry Reid ā€¢ U.S. Senator