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September 21, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) issued the following statement on the continued crisis at the southern border, as thousands of illegal migrants are being held under an overpass in Del Rio, Texas, after illegally entering the United States:

July 13, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC Today, Ranking Member Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) delivered opening remarks at the FY 2022 Homeland Security Subcommittee markup. Rep. Fleischmann led subcommittee Republicans to demand increased funding and resources to secure the southern border during the markup.

The full text of Ranking Member Fleischmann’s opening remarks as delivered are below:

July 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) today released the following statement after the State of Tennessee suspended the Baptiste Group’s license to operate La Casa de Sydney, located in Chattanooga. The suspension comes after Chattanooga police announced the arrest of an individual for sexual battery against a migrant child.

June 30, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) earlier this month introduced H.R. 3659, the Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act, which requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to consult in advance with state and local officials of impacted jurisdictions regarding federally administered or funded migrant resettlement.

June 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement on Vice President Kamala Harris’ upcoming visit to the southern border:

“It has been 91 days since President Biden chose Vice President Harris to lead the response to the border crisis that the Administration’s failed border policies have created. From revoking the Remain in Mexico Policy to canceling border wall construction, President Biden and V.P. Harris have created and exacerbated the national security and humanitarian crisis we are witnessing.”

August 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), top Republican on the House Appropriations Homeland Security subcommittee, issued the following statement in response to the announcement by Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Kevin K. McAleenan and Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar regarding the Flores Final Rule.

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:  

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