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February 26, 2016 Video
During a Appropriations Subcommittee on 2/26/16 hearing Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) delivers a statement on his number one legislative priority, Chickamauga Lock.
February 23, 2016 In The News
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.) said he was pleased that the lock would receive additional funds in 2016.
December 18, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Congressman Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement after passage of the government funding bill.

March 25, 2015 Press Release

This evening, the House of Representatives passed the FY2016 Budget Resolution. After the vote, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement.

November 14, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5682 to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

February 11, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− The House tonight passed an extension of the debt ceiling, increasing the burden on the American people.  Following passage, Congressman Fleischmann made the following statement.  

February 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Congressman Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement regarding the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) new Budget and Economic Outlook.

January 31, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Congressman Chuck Fleischmann organized a bipartisan group of legislators from around the Tennessee Valley, including all nine Tennessee House members, in the fight for the Chickamauga Lock. For years, the root problem was ignored in favor of earmarks.  Now, there has been a change to the funding mechanism for the Inland Waterways Trust Fund, and there is additional funding available for projects in the inland waterways system.

January 29, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Today, House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers announced Appropriations Subcommittee assignments for the second session of the 113th Congress.  Representative Fleischmann retained all three of his subcommittees including his important role on the Energy and Water Subcommittee.

April 5, 2013 Press Release

 Congressman Fleischmann Responds to Disappointing March Jobs Report

WASHINGTON− Congressman Fleischmann released the following comments on the Department of Labor’s March jobs report.  The report showed approximately 496,000 Americans left the work force, dropping the participation rate to only 63.3 percent.  That marks the lowest point since the Carter Presidency, in 1979.

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