"What I hope will happen is that we will be able to agree on a mandate that gives them full authority to pursue any unanswered question."
-- Attorney General Janet Reno, announcing that she has decided to name an independent investigator to look into FBI actions in the fiery ending of the 1993 Branch Davidian siege in Waco, Texas
"The bottom line is, it's done. We'll get it done. It's not like we have a choice. Those kids will be in the classrooms, and we will be ready."
-- Philip Rumore, president of the Buffalo Teachers Federation, commenting that delays in the teacher-hiring process will not interfere with the first day of school