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October 18, 2016 Press Release

Fleischmann Welcomes Chattanooga ORNL Office

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN – 03) is pleased to be a part of Oak Ridge National Laboratory opening an office in downtown Chattanooga.  Several world class facilities at the lab have been used to solve business and manufacturing problems for corporations nationwide and the lab will now focus on the Chattanooga area.

September 13, 2016 Press Release

Fleischmann Will Participate in Nuclear Cleanup Caucus Event

Washington, D.C.— Tomorrow Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN), Chair of the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, will be participating in the last event for the caucus of the year.  The discussion will focus on current research and development within the Department of Energy and the commercial nuclear sector that considerably improves safety for nuclear cleanup activities. 

June 6, 2016 In The News
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.), chairman of the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, told Greenwire the caucus is one of the fastest-growing in Congress, in part because of the complexity of the challenge.
May 24, 2016 In The News
Speaking at a regional energy innovation conference, Fleischmann said the city is well positioned to host the DOE with its proximity to ORNL in Oak Ridge, Tenn., NASA in Huntsville, Ala., and sites in Knoxville and Nashville.
April 5, 2016 In The News
The House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, which is chaired by U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., will participate in an event April 20 to look at the Department of Energy’s high-risk excess facilities — a topic that’s drawing concern and increasing attention within the federal agency.
March 24, 2016 Press Release

Fleischmann Will Participate in Upcoming Nuclear Cleanup Event

Washington, D.C.− The House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, a bipartisan caucus co-chaired by Representatives Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) and Ben Lujan (NM-D), will be participating in an event focusing on high risk excess facilities at Department of Energy cleanup sites. Assistant Secretary of Energy Monica Regalbuto will outline the Department’s plans for deteriorating buildings that are a risk to public health and safety. 

March 15, 2016 Press Release

In Case You Missed It: Rep. Fleischmann
Questioned Labor Secretary Perez

March 15, 2016

For Immediate Release | Contact: Maria Dill 202-225-3271

March 15, 2016 Video
On Tuesday, March 15, 2016 Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) questions the Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez on behalf of Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees.
March 3, 2016 Video
In the House Appropriations Energy & Water Subcommittee hearing on March 1, 2016, Rep. Fleischmann (R-TN) discusses Oak Ridge's Y-12 complex with Department of Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz.
November 6, 2015 Press Release

Chattanooga− Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement on President Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline.

“Today, President Obama put politics above jobs and energy security by rejecting the Keystone XL pipeline.  The pipeline had bipartisan support and had been proven environmentally safe by the State Department.  With this decision President Obama is not only snubbing our largest trading partner and energy supplier but he is also turning his back on at least 40,000 good paying jobs.”