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January 30, 2017 Press Release

The following statement can be attributed to Congressman Chuck Fleischmann:

November 19, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Today, the House of Representatives passed the SAFE Act to suspend the admission of Syrian and Iraqi refugees into the United States until security officials can certify the integrity of the background check process. Following the passage of the SAFE Act Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement.

November 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Following the recent acts of terror that took place in Paris, Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement on the United States accepting Syrian refugees.

“In light of the horrendous attacks in Paris, I believe that we must halt our refugee program with Syria until the proper safeguards are in place.  The United States has a long and proud tradition of helping those in need, but this is no longer just a humanitarian crisis.  Our top priority must always be protecting the American people.”



February 11, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Today, President Obama sent his formal request for Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) against ISIS to Congress. In response, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement.

January 29, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Today, House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers announced Appropriations Subcommittee assignments for the second session of the 113th Congress.  Representative Fleischmann retained all three of his subcommittees including his important role on the Energy and Water Subcommittee.

December 12, 2013 Press Release

On December 10, 2013, Congressman Fleischmann submitted comments to the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board’s Safety in Design, Operations, and Emergency Preparedness at the Y-12 National Security Complex Public Hearing and Meeting. Click on the attachment below to read the letter.


September 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Monday evening Congressman Chuck Fleischmann attended a classified briefing on the conflict in Syria.  The briefing, presented by the White House, was meant to further inform Members of the situation and potential next steps for the nation. 

September 12, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON−Congressman Chuck Fleischmann made the following remarks following news of the attack on the US Embassy in Libya that resulted in four deaths, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens.
September 11, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON−Congressman Chuck Fleischmann made the following remarks in commemoration of the 11th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
May 29, 2012 Press Release
CHATTANOOGA – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann observed Memorial Day at Chattanooga National Cemetery Monday morning. He made brief remarks to the assembled crowd