Tennesseans quoted in Forbes’ “Thoughts”

Two Tennesseans are included in the popular quotes column “Thoughts on the Business of Life” feature in the Nov. 10, 2008, issue of Forbes magazine.

All of the quotes are about politics and the financial crisis.

Today I am going to cast a red, white and blue-collar vote with my hand over my heart for this country, because things are really bad and we don’t have any choice.

— Rep. Zach Wamp (R-Tenn.)

This is not a great time to be in Congress

— Rep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.)