More on Spending Cuts and Debt

Apr 18, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann to introduce legislation curbing GSA abuses of tax dollars

WASHINGTON – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann will be introducing legislation shortly to clamp down on the type of government employee behavior that led the General Services Administration (GSA) to spend $830,000 on an extravagant Las Vegas conference.

Mar 12, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann returns nearly $80,000 to the American taxpayer

CHATTANOOGA – Congressman Fleischmann announced that he is returning $79,693.90 to the American taxpayer in a speech at the Pachyderm Club of Hamilton County. The money is left over from Rep. Fleischmann’s office budget for 2011.

Mar 8, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann testifies before the House Budget Committee

WASHINGTON – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann testified before the House Budget Committee this morning. He spoke about the importance of reducing our national debt, balancing our budget, and bringing our nation’s finances under control.

Feb 17, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann comments on the third anniversary of President Obama’s "stimulus" package

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann commented on the third anniversary of President Obama's "stimulus" package.

Feb 16, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann introduces the Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann introduced the Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012 to freeze discretionary spending until 2021. This bill will save $1.66 trillion compared to President Obama’s FY 2013 budget.

Feb 13, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann comments on President Obama’s budget, says he will introduce his own legislation this week to make a common-sense budget reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann commented on President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget and said he would introduce his own legislation make a common-sense budget reform that will save hundreds of billions of dollars.

Feb 9, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann’s legislation to rollback unfunded mandate passes Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congressman Fleischmann was able to incorporate his legislation into the American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act.

Jan 24, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann responds to President Obama's State of the Union address

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann responded to President Obama's State of the Union address.

Jan 18, 2012

Chuck Fleischmann votes to disapprove of President Obama's request to raise the debt limit again

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann voted to disapprove of President Obama's request to raise the debt limit, for a second time in less than six months, to over $16 trillion.

Dec 20, 2011

Chuck Fleischmann reaffirms his support for one-year extension of middle class tax cut

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann reaffirmed his support for a full, one-year extension of the payroll tax cut, and rejected a measure put forth by the Senate that is not in the best interest of 160 million Americans.

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