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March 11, 2016 In The News
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: His mother’s cancer upended his life but taught him the importance of hope.
April 16, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Over the last week, two Veterans Affairs clinics opened in the third district of Tennessee. The clinics in McMinn County and Roane County will vastly expand veterans’ access to quality health care in East Tennessee. After the opening of these clinics, Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement.

April 1, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga will be added to the Public Hospital Supplemental Payment Pool (PHSP). 

March 26, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Two weeks after Secretary Sebelius explicitly promised there would be no delay to the individual mandate and its penalties, the Obama administration once again went back on its word and extended the enrollment deadline. Following the announcement, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann released this statement. 

March 13, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− This morning, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann questioned Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on the Obama Administration’s repeated delays of Obamacare implementation.  In his questioning, Congressman Fleischmann asked if the American people could expect a similar reprieve to what the administration has provided businesses.  Secretary Sebelius guaranteed there will be no delay to the individual mandate and its penalties.  To see the entire video click here or click the image below.

November 14, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON−Three and a half million Americans have lost their healthcare plans due to the implementation of Obamacare.  Thursday afternoon, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann spoke on the House floor in favor of the Keep Your Health Plan Act.  The entirety of the speech can be seen below.

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April 25, 2013 Press Release

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann Blasts Health and Human Services Secretary Over Obamacare Funding

WASHINGTON−Today, Congressman Fleischmann directed pointed questions on Obamacare funding and the burden it places on states toward President Obama’s Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius.  Click on the image below to view the entire series of questions.


July 11, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Fleischmann made the following remarks after voting to repeal Obamacare.
June 28, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann made the following comments following the Supreme Court decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordability Care Act.
June 7, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON−Congressman Chuck Fleischmann voted for H.R. 436, the Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012. H.R. 436 repeals the Medical Device Tax, a 2.3% tax on medical devices that raised $29 billion to fund Obamacare.