Chuck Fleischmann

Charles J. "Chuck" Fleischmann ( born October 11, 1962 in Ooltewah, Hamilton County, Tennessee) is an American politician. Since 2011 he represents the state of Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Chuck Fleischmann studied until 1983 at the University of Illinois political science. After a subsequent law studies at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and its made ​​in 1986 admitted to the bar he began to work in his new profession.

Politically, Fleischmann joined the Republican Party. In the congressional elections of 2010 he was in the third constituency of Tennessee with 57 percent of the vote to Democrat John Wolfe in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of not more kandierenden Zach Wamp on January 3, 2011.

Fleischmann has three sons with his wife Brenda. Private family lives in Ooltewah.