Chuck Fleischmann picks up wave of endorsements for 2014 race
NASHVILLE – Nineteen state legislators from across Tennessee’s 3rd Congressional District are endorsing U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., as the Chattanooga congressman gears up for a 2014 race that could include a new challenge from Weston Wamp, son of former Congressman Zach Wamp.
A news release from the Fleischmann campaign says state legislators in 11 counties amounts to a strong show of support as the Chattanooga congressman seeks a third term.
“Times are certainly tough in Washington, and I am very fortunate to have such a wonderful group of state legislators to work with on issues impacting Tennesseans,” Fleischmann said. “I believe these endorsements are proof-positive of the strong relationships I have with our local leaders, and I look forward to continuing to serve with them.”