Press Releases

February 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Feb. 4, 2020) – After President Donald Trump delivered his 2020 State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress, Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement: 

February 3, 2020 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 3, 2020) - Congressman Tim Burchett will host a town hall meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Jefferson City Municipal Building, 112 City Center Drive, Jefferson City, 37760.

During the meeting, constituents will be able to ask questions and learn more about his legislative agenda. The free event is open to the public and media.

January 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) introduced legislation to quickly deliver past-due benefits to individuals who are owed money from the Social Security Administration. Rep. Burchett’s bill, H.R.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This afternoon, Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) voted against House Concurrent Resolution 83, the Iranian War Powers Resolution.

January 8, 2020 Press Release
The bipartisan legislation was co-authored by Rep. Burchett and Rep. Jeffries (NY-08)

WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives passed the Prison to Proprietorship for Formerly Incarcerated Act this afternoon. Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) served as the Republican lead for this bill and worked with Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08) to draft the legislation.

January 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement after Iran fired multiple missiles at facilities housing U.S. troops in Iraq:

January 3, 2020 Press Release
Congressman from Tennessee’s first district is top Republican on Veteran’s Affairs Committee

Knoxville, Tenn. -- Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement after Congressman Phil Roe (TN-01) announced he will not seek a seventh term in 2020:

January 2, 2020 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement regarding the death of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani: 

January 2, 2020 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2020) - Congressman Tim Burchett's local team will staff Mobile Office Hours at three locations during January making it easier for constituents to get federal agency assistance and pass on opinions. Appointments are not necessary. Dates and locations for January 2020 are: