In case you missed it, here is the Chattanooga Free Press editorial welcoming President Obama:
Welcome to Chattanooga, one of hundreds of cities throughout this great nation struggling to succeed in spite of your foolish policies that limit job creation, stifle economic growth and suffocate the entrepreneurial spirit.
Forgive us if you are not greeted with the same level of Southern hospitality that our area usually bestows on its distinguished guests. You see, we understand you are in town to share your umpteenth different job creation plan during your time in office. If it works as well as your other job creation programs, then thanks, but no thanks. We’d prefer you keep it to yourself. (continue reading)
Good editorial! I agree. I am pleased that no Republicans dignitaries were on hand to greet the President. Congressman Jim Cooper and Nashville's mayoral candidate Councilman Megan Barry were there to welcome him.