Chuck Fleischmann

Chuck Fleischmann


Fleischmann Touts Anti-terrorism Bill


U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said Friday he is pleased his anti-terrorism bill is moving forward as part of a package of bills designed to combat terrorism. Read More

Fleischmann Recalls July 16 Shooting as House Passes Anti-terror Bills


In response to Sunday's mass shooting in Orlando, the U.S. House on Thursday passed a package of three previously approved bills, including one sponsored by Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., which are aimed at keeping terrorists from radicalizing Americans. Read More

Rep. Fleischmann on Countering Terrorism Legislation


On Thursday, June 16 Congressman Chuck Fleischmann joined his colleagues to voice support for HR 5471 – the Countering Terrorist Radicalization Act.  The legislation is a package that contains Fleischmann's bill, the Combating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016, which passed the House of Representatives in April.

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Rep. Fleischmann Speaks on Orlando Shootings on Fox News Channel


Tennessee 3rd District Congressman Chuck Fleischmann recently appeared on the Fox News Channel in an interview by Brett Baier. Read More

ICYMI: Fleischmann on Terrorism (FOX News)


In Case You Missed It: Rep. Fleischmann Discusses His Bill to Combat Terrorism and the Orlando Attack

Yesterday Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) joined Bret Baier on FOX News to discuss the tragic terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida and his bill H.R. 4820, the Combating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016, which recently passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a large bipartisan majority. 

“The actions and rhetoric of ISIL and Islamic terrorists is outrageous.  They are hurting and killing Americans…we’ve got to take the fight right to ISIS and we’ve got to beat them here and we’ve got to beat them abroad.  It’s time to be correct, not politically correct,” said Rep. Fleischmann.

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Rep. Fleischmann on FOX News with Bret Baier


On Sunday, June 12, 2016 Rep. Chuck Fleischmann went on FOX News to discuss his bill H.R. 4820, the Combating Terrorist Recruitment Act of 2016, and the tragic terrorist attack in Orlando.

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State Housing Grant of $500,000 Will Be Used to Renovate More Than 60 Homes


“I am proud to join THDA in creating safe, affordable housing for hard-working families in Oak Ridge,” Fleischmann said. “I will continue to advocate for improvements in housing and other important necessities in Oak Ridge.” Read More

RELEASE: Fleischmann Meets HonorAir Veterans


Fleischmann Meets HonorAir Veterans

Washington, D.C.— Today Congressman Chuck Fleischmann welcomed veterans with HonorAir Knoxville to Washington.  The veterans are in the nation’s capital visiting the monuments built in their honor.

“As the son of a World War II veteran, I learned firsthand that our veterans are brave, hard-working and the backbone of our great nation.  The veterans I was fortunate enough to meet today were no exception,” said Fleischmann. 

Pictures of Congressman Fleischmann meeting with HonorAir veterans from Knoxville, Oak Ridge, and Chattanooga at the Air Force Memorial are on the Congressman's Flickr and Facebook pages. 

HonorAir Knoxville was established in 2007 and is dedicated to honoring the brave service of East Tennesseans who fought in World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. 



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Public/Private Partnerships Subject of TVC Summit


“These are challenging times nationally and internationally,” Tennessee’s Third District Congressman Chuck Fleischmann said. “And it’s because of that we need to have regional cooperation.” Read More

DOE: An optimist tackles 'the toughest job in federal government'


Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.), chairman of the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, told Greenwire the caucus is one of the fastest-growing in Congress, in part because of the complexity of the challenge. Read More

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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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