Press Releases

February 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 2, 2021) – Unrest continues to grip Burma after the nation’s military seized control of the government and took political prisoners. U.S. Representative and House Foreign Affairs Committee member Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement regarding the ongoing situation in Burma:

January 26, 2021 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan 26, 2021) – The Republican Steering Committee has recommended U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) remain on the House Foreign Affairs Committee for the 117th Congress. On returning to the Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep.

January 25, 2021 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2021) – Today, the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee announced its membership for the 117th Congress. U.S Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) was among the Republican members assigned to the committee. Regarding his new position, Rep.

January 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 21, 2021) – Shortly after President Joe Biden assumed office yesterday, staff in the office of the U.S. Ambassador to Israel changed the embassy’s name on Twitter to “U.S. Ambassador to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza.” Although the account name has since been changed back to “U.S. Ambassador to Israel”, U.S.

January 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 20, 2021) – Earlier today, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were sworn into office. U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) attended the ceremony and released the following statement regarding the new president’s inauguration:

January 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 12, 2021) – Tonight, U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) voted against a non-binding resolution calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove President Donald Trump from office. Rep. Burchett released the following statement:

January 8, 2021 Press Release
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 8, 2021) – U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) has released the following statement regarding the new effort to impeach President Trump:
 
January 8, 2021 Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan 8, 2021) – United States Capitol Police (USCP) officer Brian Sicknick has died from injuries sustained during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol Building. U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) has released the following statement:

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