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Hagerty Applauds House Passage of His Bill to End Counting of Illegal Aliens in Allocating Electoral College Votes and Congressional Seats, Urges Swift Senate Passage

House companion legislation to the Hagerty-authored bill was introduced by Rep. Chuck Edwards (R-NC-11) WASHINGTON—United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN), a member of the Senate Rules Committee, today applauded passage of the House version of the Hagerty-authored Equal Representation Act in the House of Representatives, legislation to ensure that only legal citizens are …

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Rep. Fleischmann Votes to Add Citizenship Question to Census and End Counting of Illegal Aliens for Congressional Representation and Electoral College Votes

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement about voting to pass H.R.7109, the Equal Representation Act, which mandates the 2030 census to include a citizenship question and excludes non-citizens and illegal aliens from being counted for Congressional District apportionment in the U.S. House of Representatives and …

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Fleischmann Votes to Pass the Antisemitism Awareness Act

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement after voting to pass H.R. 6090, the Antisemitism Awareness Act of 2023. Rep. Fleischmann co-sponsored the bill back in February and has strongly supported passage of the Antisemitism Awareness Act as, tragically, antisemitism has risen dramatically …

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Chairman Fleischmann Named to Influential Defense Appropriations Subcommittee

Rep. Fleischmann and the people of Tennessee to have important say in strengthening America’s military and defenses Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (R), 3rd District Tennessee Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Chairman of the Energy and Water Subcommittee of Appropriations, was named to the powerful Defense Appropriations Subcommittee responsible for …

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Chairman Chuck Fleischmann Leads Energy and Water Appropriations Hearing on Department of Energy’s Budget Request

Washington, DC – Today, Energy and Water Appropriations Chairman Chuck Fleischmann led the hearing for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) fiscal year 2025 budget request. In his opening remarks, Chairman Fleischmann highlighted the critical wins from his fiscal year 2024 Energy and Water bill that provided historic levels of funding for …

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Blackburn, Britt, Budd Introduce Laken Riley Act in Senate, Call for Immediate Consideration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) joined Katie Britt (R-Ala.), Ted Budd (R-N.C.) and colleagues in introducing the Laken Riley Act which would require U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to arrest illegal aliens who commit theft, burglary, larceny, or shoplifting offenses. The bill would also mandate that these aliens …

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Hagerty, Vance Introduce Legislation to Ban Sanctuary Cities from Receiving Housing Grants

WASHINGTON—United States Senators Bill Hagerty (R-TN), a member of the Senate Banking Committee, and JD Vance (R-OH) introduced the No Community Development Block Grants for Sanctuary Cities Act, legislation to amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to prevent sanctuary cities from receiving federal housing grants.“Cities that encourage illegal immigration …

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Chairman Fleischmann’s Energy and Water Development Bill Passes House

Fleischmann’s Energy and Water bill makes historic investments to strengthen America’s nuclear arsenal and advance the future of domestic nuclear energy Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), Chairman of Energy and Water Appropriations, lauded the passage of the fiscal year 2024 Energy and Water Development appropriations bill, which makes …

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Fleischmann Statement on Vote to Impeach Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (R), 3rd District Tennessee Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), released the following statement after voting to impeach Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas for willfully, deliberately, and systematically refusing to comply and execute existing federal immigration law passed by Congress and breaching the …

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