April 14th, 2013 by Staff Reports in Local Regional News

The most memorable quotes in the Times Free Press for April 7-April 12.

"We've managed to get all of our things accomplished. I feel like we have left a clean desk."

-- Ron Littlefield, on his eight years as mayor of Chattanooga

"This is one more bad idea in a budget full of bad ideas."

-- U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, on a proposal in President Obama's budget that calls for a review of TVA and its possible sale

"They were brought here and just dumped off."

-- Bennie Haynes, president of the Boynton Terrace Resident Council, on the struggles of refugees here from Burundi and other countries