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July 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) joined House Appropriations Committee Republicans to fight to uphold the Hyde Amendment and the Weldon Amendment that have been enshrined in law by bipartisan lawmakers and administrations for 40-years.

A statement from Rep. Fleischmann defending the Hyde and Weldon Amendments is below:

“I rise today in support of this amendment – inclusion of the longstanding Hyde and Weldon provisions.

March 22, 2016 Video

On Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) delivered a one minute speech on the floor of the House defending the rights of the unborn.

September 30, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement today following the House’s vote on the Continuing Resolution that would fund the government through mid-December.

“It is a shame that this fight had to occur under the shadow of a government shutdown but we absolutely must protect life.  Our most precious gift is that of life and I will continue to fight for the rights of the unborn.  It is my hope that in the future we can return to regular order by passing appropriations measures and move away from these short-term funding resolutions.”

January 6, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON− This afternoon, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann was sworn in to the 114th Congress as the representative for the Third District of Tennessee. After taking the oath of office on the House floor, Rep. Fleischmann made the following statement.

“It is an honor and privilege to be a part of the 114th Congress. This new Congress gives us the opportunity to prioritize Americans’ needs and achieve productive reform. I am looking forward to working with my colleagues to implement positive changes for the benefit of our country.”


May 7, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON−This evening, the House of Representatives voted to hold Lois Lerner, a former top official at the IRS, in contempt of Congress. On two separate occasions, Lerner refused to answer questions about the IRS’s reported targeting of political groups while asserting her innocence. After the vote, Congressman 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.

February 13, 2013 Press Release

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Comments on President Obama’s State of the Union

WASHINGTON− President Obama delivered the annual State of the Union Tuesday evening.  Congressman Fleischmann released the following statement:

November 29, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Chuck Fleischmann made the following statement after learning that he had been named to the House Committee on Appropriations.
November 21, 2012 Press Release
CHATTANOOGA−Congressman Chuck Fleischmann made the following statement to commemorate Thanksgiving.
October 5, 2012 Press Release
CHATTANOOGA− Congressman Chuck Fleischmann commented on the September jobs numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The September report indicated that the economy added 114,000 jobs and the unemployment rate decreased to 7.8%.