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July 24, 2019 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee, delivered the following opening remarks during a subcommittee hearing with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost. Congressman Fleischmann’s remarks discuss the challenges CBP agents face when addressing the crisis at our southern border.

June 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee, issued the following statement after voting in support of the Senate-amended Border Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill:

June 25, 2019 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee, issued the following statement in opposition to Democrats’ border emergency supplemental appropriations bill:

June 11, 2019 Press Release

Fleischmann and Granger on FY20 Homeland Security Funding Bill and Border Security Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) Top Republican on the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee, and Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statements in opposition to the FY20 House Appropriations Homeland Security funding bill:  

June 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee delivered remarks in opposition to the Fiscal Year 2020 Department of Homeland Security spending bill.

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Excerpts from Congressman Fleischmann’s remarks can be found below.

 

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) issued the following statement in response to H.R. 6, Democrats’ amnesty legislation:  

April 5, 2019 Press Release

Fleischmann Reflects on Trip to Southern Border with President Trump: “When touring the miles of border wall with President Trump, border patrol agents made it clear that thanks to the new wall construction they are safer and able to do their job more efficiently.”

CALEXICO, CA – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement upon conclusion of touring the southern border with President Trump in Calexico, California:

April 5, 2019 Press Release

Fleischmann Travels with President Trump to Southern Border: “I hope to hear from the men and women in the trenches and gain a firsthand perspective of the humanitarian crisis threatening our nation.”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement ahead of his trip with President Trump to Calexico, California.

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Fleischmann on Border Crisis: “Congress must work with the Administration to fix our broken immigration system and secure our sovereignty.”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) issued the following statement in response to the crisis at the southern border:

February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) issued the following statement after voting in support of the Conference Report to Accompany H.J. Res 31 – Consolidated Appropriations Act:

“Throughout conference negotiations, I advocated for the highest dollar amount of funding for the border wall,” said Congressman Fleischmann. “Additionally, I fought to ensure that there was not an internal enforcement cap on ICE beds, which I viewed as a nonstarter.

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