Alexander Statement on the Passing of Ben Atchley

Posted on November 15, 2018

WASHINGTON, November 15, 2018 – United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the passing of former Tennessee State Senator Ben Atchley:

“Ben Atchley was a strong, steady and gentle Senate leader who played a major role in creating better schools and better roads for the Tennesseans he so ably served. He was a good friend. Honey and I send our respect for his life to Sue and to the entire Atchley family.”