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So they said

“There’s a reason Chapa the beaver wants to stay here.” – Wichita City Council member Pete Meitzner, highlighting the city’s strengths as he was sworn in for a second term

“We know this is all new to you.” – City Manager Robert Layton, when outgoing Mayor Carl Brewer fumbled the agenda order during his final meeting Tuesday

“Just let it go, Mister. Sorry about that.” – Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., apologizing to testifying witness Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack when Roberts’ “Let It Go” ringtone (from the movie “Frozen”) sounded during a hearing

“Somebody had to tell the Obama Administration to ‘Let it go.’ #forthegrandkids” – Roberts, in a later tweet

– Rhonda Holman