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May 5, 2016 | Geosynthetics Magazine

Fleischmann receives GMA award

Issues: Transportation

Presented April 27 during GMA’s spring Lobby Day on Capitol Hill, Fleischmann was cited as a “friend of the geosynthetics industry” for his efforts to include geosynthetics language in the far-reaching transportation bill that was signed by President Obama last December.

Apr 27, 2016 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Fleischmann Targets Terror on Propaganda Front

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann is convinced that crushing terrorist groups like the Islamic State will not only involve defeating them on the battlefield, it will mean beating them in the propaganda war, too.

Apr 27, 2016 | ABC News

House Backs Bill to Use Testimonials to Combat Terrorism

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., the bill's chief sponsor, said it would help prevent attacks such as a shooting at a Chattanooga reserve center last year that killed four Marines and a sailor. The FBI said the killer was inspired by foreign terrorists.

Apr 26, 2016 | FOX News

ISIS Foreign Recruitment Plummets as Airstrikes Destroy its Cash Supplies

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., said his bill would urge the Dept. of Homeland Security to use testimonials from former or estranged jihadis, effectively countering the ISIS message.

Apr 25, 2016 | Times Free Press

Work Resumes on New Chickamauga Lock After 4-year Hiatus

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., heralded the restart of work on the lock today during a press conference at the Chickamauga Lock in Hixson. "This is a great day for the great state of Tennessee," Fleischmann told local and Army Corps of Engineers officials. "I pledged when I ran for Congress to try to fix what is broken in Washington."

Apr 22, 2016 | Knoxville News Sentinel

U.S. Rep. Fleischmann says Navy’s response positive to naming a ship the USS Chattanooga

Issues: Veterans

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said Friday he's encouraged by the Navy's response to the request to name a ship the USS Chattanooga in honor of the five servicemen slain in a terrorist attack in the East Tennessee city last summer.

Apr 21, 2016 |

Public Invited To Apison Community Meeting On Saturday Honoring Tornado Victims

Issues: Family Values

The Program will include several elected officials including US Representative Chuck Fleischmann.

Apr 15, 2016 | Times Free Press

Some Tennessee Land Could Soon Be Returned to Cherokee Indians

A congressional bill seeking to return 76 acres of tribal land along the Little Tennessee River to the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is making its way through a U.S. House subcommittee with no opposition and few changes so far.

Apr 12, 2016 |

Fleischmann Invites High School Students To Participate In Congressional Art Competition

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann invites high school students from Tennessee’s 3rd Congressional District to participate in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition.

Apr 6, 2016 | The Advocate and Democrat

Fleischmann Touts Anti-Terrorism Bill

Issues: Family Values

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R, is taking a leadership role in the fight against ISIS with his proposed Combating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016.