Chuck Fleischmann

Chuck Fleischmann


Sweetwater Lands Grant for Engleman Park


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, State Sen. Mike Bell, R-Riceville, and State. Rep. Jimmy Matlock, R-Lenoir City, who was in attendance at the city meeting, all worked to help Sweetwater secure the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation grant award. Read More

Congressman "Optimistic" about Funding to Complete New Chickamauga Lock


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said today "the future is very optimistic" for the completion of a new and bigger lock at the Chickamauga Dam in Chattanooga to replace the existing 76-year-old lock that continues to crack and suffer from concrete growth. Read More

Roosevelt's Granddaughter Attends 80th Anniversary


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann of the Third Congressional District presented TVA Historian Pat Ezzell with a National Register of Historic Places designation for the 80-year-old Norris Dam during a celebratory program held in Anderson County on July 28, 2016. Read More

ADVISORY: Fleischmann Tours Lock


Media Advisory

July 29, 2016

Fleischmann to Tour the Dewatering of Chickamauga Lock

Washington, D.C.— On Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Congressman Chuck Fleischmann will visit with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials for an update about the ongoing work at Chickamauga Lock and to observe the dewatering of the old Chickamauga Dam's lock.  As a House Appropriator, Fleischmann has worked tirelessly to ensure the lock project would receive the nearly $30 million needed for fiscal year 2016. 

The media is invited to attend.  Details for the event are below:

Date: Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Chickamauga Lock Resident Engineer Office 5518 Trailhead Drive, Chattanooga, TN

Participants: Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and Lt. Col. Stephen Murphy                    

Media Availability: There will be the opportunity to film and take photos.  Also, media will be able to ask questions at the conclusion of the event.


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STATEMENT: Fleischmann on Attack in France


The following statement can be attributed to Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN):

"My prayers go out to the victims and their families of today's tragic attack in France. Yet again we see a horrible attack at the hands of terrorists--only a couple of days before we pause to remember our own loss in Chattanooga. This must stop," said Fleischmann.


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Political and Policy Debates Continue as Anniversary of Chattanooga Attack Nears


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said that while "Sept. 11 was a wake-up call to all of America that we were going to be fighting Islamist terrorism... when it hit home in Chattanooga, it was very personal." Read More

STATEMENT: Fleischmann on Dallas Attack


The following statement can be attributed to Congressman Chuck Fleischmann:

“I am absolutely heartbroken over the attack in Dallas.  My prayers and sincere condolences go out to the officers shot in the line of duty, their families, and the Dallas community,” said Congressman Fleischmann.


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Government Officials Respond To Deadly Shootings In Dallas


Congressman Chuck Fleischmann said, “I am absolutely heartbroken over the attack in Dallas. My prayers and sincere condolences go out to the officers shot in the line of duty, their families, and the Dallas community.” Read More

Rep. Fleischmann on the Importance of Manufactured Housing


On Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Fleischmann adamantly opposes an amendment that would negatively impact the manufactured housing industry.  Access to manufactured housing is important to his District and many areas of the nation.

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ASPCA 'Paws for Celebration' Event


Congressman Fleischmann visits the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) pet adoption event in the Cannon Rotunda. Read More

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Contact Information

230 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-3271
Fax 202-225-3494

Committee Assignments


Congressman Chuck Fleischmann is a conservative Republican who represents the 3rd District of Tennessee. The District is made-up of 11 counties: Anderson, Bradley, Campbell, Hamilton, McMinn, Monroe, Morgan, Polk, Roane, Scott and Union.

Chuck received his undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Illinois. He received both Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude honors. He then went to the University of Tennessee law school where he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence.

For 24 years Chuck and his wife ran a small business together in Chattanooga after they both graduated from law school at the University of Tennessee.

Chuck has served on the board of the National Craniofacial Association and on the board of the Cherokee Area Council of Boy Scouts of America. He served as the president of the Chattanooga Bar Association and chairman of the Chattanooga Lawyers Pro Bono Committee.

During his first two years in Congress, Chuck voted to repeal Obamacare, cut $1.6 trillion from the federal budget and has a 100% pro-life and 2nd amendment voting record.

Chuck serves on the Appropriations Committee which is vitally important to the residents of the 3rd District.

Chuck and his wife, Brenda, live in Ooltewah, Tennessee with their 3 boys: Chuckie, Jamie and Jeffrey.

Serving With

Phil Roe


John Duncan


Scott DesJarlais


Diane Black


Marsha Blackburn


Stephen Fincher


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