Chuck Fleischmann

Chuck Fleischmann


Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame Banquet


The latest event was honored with proclamations from the U.S. House of Representatives arranged by Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Read More

AACR/AACI/ASCO to Honor U.S. Reps Castor, Fleischmann to Advocate for Cancer Research Funding


The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI), and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) honored U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.) for his outstanding leadership on behalf of cancer research. Read More

Rep. Fleischmann Honors Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame Inductees


On Thursday, May 12, 2016 Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) spoke on the Floor of the House of Representatives to honor this year's Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame inductees.

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The Next Frontier: Chattanooga Companies Learn About Doing Business with NASA


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., said he has worked to bridge the gap between Chattanooga and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tenn., and he'd like to do something similar with NASA. Read More

RELEASE: Fleischmann Offers Resource Guide for Opioid Epidemic


  Fleischmann Offers Resource Guide for Families Impacted by the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic 

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Chuck Fleischmann unveiled a Comprehensive Addiction Resources Toolkit  today to help the families across the nation address the issues associated with addiction.

More Americans die each day from drug overdoses than from car accidents – an average of 129 people per day, with six out of 10 deaths related to opioids.

Assembled by leading experts in the addiction fields and the Addiction Policy Forum, the Comprehensive Addiction Resources Toolkit includes resources around prevention, drug treatment, and recovery support. Also general information for families, community organizations, schools, and parents concerned about addiction.

“Opioid and heroin addiction destroys individual lives, destroys families, and destroys communities.  It’s great to join my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to fight this national epidemic,” said Congressman Fleischmann.

Leading national and community organizations contributed to this comprehensive set of resources. They include: the Addiction Policy Forum, Community Anti-Drug Coalition, the National Council, the National Association for Children of Alcoholics, Shatterproof, Faces & Voices of Recovery, Legal Action Center, National Institute of Drug Abuse, and the Office of National Drug Control Policy. 

The guide is now available on Fleischmann’s website:


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Fleischmann Offers Resource Guide For Opioid Epidemic


Congressman Chuck Fleischmann unveiled a Comprehensive Addiction Resources Toolkit on Tuesday to help the families across the nation address the issues associated with addiction. Read More

Top Marine Corps General Visits Chattanooga


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., who invited Neller to the parade in his Third District, said he was proud of the way Chattanooga citizens came together after the Chattanooga attacks. Read More

Fleischmann receives GMA award


Presented April 27 during GMA’s spring Lobby Day on Capitol Hill, Fleischmann was cited as a “friend of the geosynthetics industry” for his efforts to include geosynthetics language in the far-reaching transportation bill that was signed by President Obama last December. Read More

ADVISORY: Fleischmann Armed Forces Day Media Opportunity


Fleischmann and Commandant Neller Host Media Opportunity Before Armed Forces Day Parade

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and General Robert B. Neller, Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, invite members of the media to a press conference on Friday, May 6, 2016, before they attend Chattanooga’s Armed Forces Day Parade.  The Congressman and Commandant will give remarks and provide an opportunity for a brief Q&A session.      

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

Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Location: The Read House Lobby, 827 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402

Participants: Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and General Robert B. Neller, Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps.                  

The Marine Corps will be the honored Military branch in the parade.  Also, this year’s parade will be the first since the July 2015 Chattanooga terrorist attack, in which four brave Marines and one Navy specialist lost their lives.


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Press Conference for Chickamauga Lock Project


On April 25, 2016, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann joined the Army Corps of Engineers for an update and to observe the restart of work on Chickamauga Dam’s new lock. 

As a House Appropriator, Fleischmann has worked tirelessly to ensure that this project would receive the nearly $30 million needed for fiscal year 2016.  Construction on the new lock provides relief for many worried about the condition of the current lock, which was built in the 1930s.

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Phone 202-225-3271
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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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