|US Senator Lamar Alexander Issues Statement on Death of Nelson Mandela
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) Thursday made the following statement on the passing of Nelson Mandela:
"Visiting Nelson Mandela's Robben Island prison cell and then reading his autobiography taught our family inspiring lessons from a remarkable life that helped to achieve a political result few imagined possible."
|US Senator Johnny Isakson Releases Statement on Nelson Mandela's Passing
U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today made the following statement regarding the passing of Former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela:
“The world lost a selfless champion of freedom, democracy and equality today. Nelson Mandela’s courage in the face of terrible injustice helped dismantle apartheid, and his determined leadership guided South Africa through a process of reconciliation that at one time seemed impossible. Mandela’s legacy will be one of dignity, forgiveness and a profound dedication to the principles that all free people hold dear. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and the people of South Africa.”
|US Senator Bob Corker Issues Statement about Nelson Mandela's Passing
U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, made the following statement regarding the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
“As an inspirational leader, Nelson Mandela brought about a better way of life for his people of South Africa and inspired millions throughout the world. While we are all saddened by his passing, his personal story and contributions to freedom, democracy, and human rights will live on forever,” said Corker.
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|Update on the Chattanooga Area Economy
You've heard that Chattanooga and Hamilton county escaped much of the lingering recession by bringing-in new industry, and creating jobs.
Although things are generally good, there are some trouble spots along the way.
|How Strong is the Economy in Chattanooga/Hamilton County?
Some Bumps in the Road But Outlook Still Positive Video
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