Chuck Grassley

United States Senator from Iowa





The Scoop eNewsletter Archives


4-27-18 Topics: Cancer Research, Tax Reform, Bipartisanship

4-21-18 Topics: Eastern Iowa Honor Flight, Library of Congress, Biofuels

4-14-18 Topics: Tariffs, Social Media Privacy, Rx Take-Back Day 

4-7-18 Topics: U.S. - China Relations, Tariffs, Judiciary Youth Summit and Data Privacy on Social Media 

3-31-18 Topics: Data Privacy on Social Media, Banking Reforms, College "Visa Mills" 

3-24-18 Topics: School Safety, Violance Against Women Act, Tax Season 

3-17-18 Topics: National Ag Week, Biofuels, Financial Reform 

3-9-18 Topics: Undersecretary Northey, Baltic Allies, Gun Safety Legislation  

3-3-18 Topics: Transparency in Government, Renewable Fuel Standard, Oversight Hearing on Parkland Shooting 

2-24-18 Topics: Gun Violence, Take-home Pay Increases, Annual 99 County Meetings 

2-17-18 Topics: Tax Cuts Work, Annual 99 County Meetings, Criminal Justice Reform 

2-10-18 Topics: Biofuels, Bill Northey, Cedar Rapids Flood Funding 

2-3-18 Topics: State of the Union, WOTUS Update, Protecting Young Athletes

1-27-18 Topics: End of the Government Shutdown, FBI Text Messages, Farm Subsidy Programs 

1-19-18 Topics: Working to Avert a Government Shutdown, CHIP, Federal Judiciary

1-13-18 Topics: NAFTA, Defense Department Waste, DACA 

1-5-18 Topics: Looking Ahead in 2018, #99CountyMeetings, Waterways Infrastructure 


12-30-17 Topics: My Year in Review 

12-22-17 Topics: Christmas Message, Tax Relief, VA Hiring Practices Update

12-16-17 Topics: Opioid Public Health Crisis, Judicial Nominations, New York Port Authority Attacker 

12-9-17 Topics: VA Hiring Practices, Tax Reform, Immigration Policy 

12-2-17 Topics: Tax Reform, Renewable Fuel Standard, Foreign Investment

11-25-17 Topics: Federal Judiciary, NAFTA Renegtiations, RFS Point of Obligation, Secret VA Wait Lists 

11-18-17 Topics: Thanksgiving, Tax Reform, Preventing Sexual Assault in the Military

11-11-17 Topics: Veterans Day, Tax Reform, Sexual Harassment Prevention 

11-04-17 Topics: Tax Relief, Judicial Nominees, Sexual Harassment Prevention, National Adoption Month

10-27-17 Topics: Family Farm Bankruptcy, Iowa Stopgap Measure, Justice for American Victims of Terrorism Abroad 

10-20-17 Topics: Trump Signs Grassley Bill Into Law, Win for Biofuels, VA Wait List 

10-14-17 Topics: Renewable Fuel Standard, Iowa Judicial Candidates, 99 County Meetings, Breast Cancer Awareness

10-7-17 Topics: Cybersecurity, Bill Northey, Renewable Fuel, Criminal Justice Reform 

9-30-17 Topics: Military Service Academies, Tax Reform and Relief, Renewable Fuel, Whistleblower Protections

9-23-17 Topics: Human Trafficking, Childhood Health, Rock Island Arsenal, Criminal Justice Reform 

9-16-17 Topics: 9/11, Constitution Day, Victims of Human Trafficking, Taxpayer Bill of Rights, Ethanol Tariff

9-9-17 Topics: Red Cross, Immigration, October Recess, Opioid Abuse 

9-2-17 Topics: Red Cross Transparency, Northey Nomination, Nursing Home Abuse 

8-26-17 Topics: Over-the-County Heraing Aids, 99 County Meetings, Wind Energy 

8-19-17 Topics: Biofuels, 99 County Meetings, EpiPen Settlement 

8-12-17 Topics: The Iowa State Fair, Farm Exports, Rural Hospitals, Sunshine Laws

8-5-17 Topics: Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids, Juvenile Justice, Elder Abuse Prevention 

7-29-17 Topics: Whistleblower Appreciation Day, Student Loans, Foreign Agents Registration Act 

7-22-17 Topics: NAFTA, Health Care, FBI Director Nominee 

7-15-17 Topics: Spending Oversight, FBI Director Nominee, New Opioid Risks

7-8-17 Topics: Iowa Beef, County Meetings, EPA, Epi-Pen 

7-01-17 Topics: Independence Day, Health Care, Sarah's Law, FBI Director Nominee 

6-24-17 Topics: Free Speech, Health Care, Russia, Prescription Drug Prices 

6-17-17 Topics: General Surgeon Shortage, Rx Drug Prices, Dow-DuPont Merger

6-10-17 Topics: VA Wait Times, Rural Hospitals, Anti-Human Trafficking

6-3-17 Topics: 99 County Meetings, EpiPens, Illegal Immigration 

5-27-17 Topics: Memorial Day, Gubernatorial Transition, Oversight, Foster Care 

5-19-17 Topics: Rural Hospitals, Police Week, NAFTA, Obamacare

5-13-17 Topics: Student Debt, Branstad, Foster Care, Hearing Aids

5-5-17 Topics: Branstad, FBI Oversight, Obamacare

4-28-17 Topics: New Ag Secretary, VA Health Care, Biodiesel, Bipartisanship

4-22-17 Topics: Work Visas, Perscription Drug Prices, Medicare Fraud, Hearing Aids

4-8-17 Topics: Gorsuch, Campus Sexual Assault, Rural Hospitals, Oversight

4-1-17 Topics: FBI Independence, Candy-flavored Drugs, Tax Fraud Whistleblowers, Supreme Court

3-25-17 Topics: Tax Season, Supreme Court Hearings, Hearing Aids, Whistleblowers

3-11-17 Topics: Cancer Awareness, Spring Break Reception, Fallen Public Safety Officers' Benefits

3-4-17 Topics: President's Address to Congress, Cedar Rapids Mayor comes to Congress, Biofuels

2-25-17 Topics: Iowa Agriculture, Town Meetings, Oversight

2-18-17 Topics: Supreme Court Nomination, Prescription Drug Prices, Trade, Regulations

2-11-17 Topics: Education, Whistleblowers, Protecting Seniors, Agriculture Secretary Nominee

2-4-17 Topics: Tax Reform, Supreme Court Nominee, Whistleblowers

1-28-17 Topics: Balanced Budget Amendment, Supreme Court, Estate Tax

1-21-17 Topics: Inauguration, Trump Nominees, Helping American Workers

1-14-17 Topics: Attorney General Confirmation Hearings, Trump nominees, Prescription Drug Costs

1-7-17 Topics: Sarah's Law, Trump nominees, Clean Energy


12-24-16 Topics: The People's Business in 2016

12-17-16 Topics: Counterfeit Goods, Saving Taxpayer Dollars, Letter to Trump Transition

12-10-16 Topics: Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids, Federal Paid Leave Refugees

12-3-16 Topics: 21st Century Cures Act, Juvenile Justice, Public Safety Officer Survivor Benefits

11-24-16 Topics: Thanksgiving, Small Business, Renewable Fuel Standard

11-19-16 Topics: Inauguration Tickets, EpiPen Pricing, Veterans Crisis Line

11-12-16 Topics: Affordable Hearing Aids, National Adoption Month, Waters of the U.S.

11-05-16 Topics: Veterans Day, Defense Department Overcharged for EpiPens, Border Surge

10-29-16 Topics: Upcoming Hearing on EpiPens, Wind Power, Taxpayers Savings through Whistleblowers

10-22-16 Topics: Drug Take Back Day, Saving Taxpayer Dollars, VA Oversight, Rising health care costs

10-15-16 Topics: College Tuition, Mylan Settlement, Army Corps of Engineers, Treasury Department Oversight

10-8-16 Topics: Survivors' Bill of Rights, Immigration Enforcement, EpiPens

10-1-16 Topics: Mental health, Survivors' Bill of Rights, Iowa Flooding, EpiPen overcharging taxpayers

9-24-16 Topics: Flooding in Eastern Iowa, Homeland Security, Ag Mergers

9-17-16 Topics: Constitution Day, Des Moines Car Crash Fatality and Elder Justice

9-10-16 Topics: Honoring the Memory of September 11, 2001

9-3-16 Topics: Protecting law enforcement officers, Zika response and illegal immigrant bus driver

8-27-16 Topics: EpiPen pricing, hearing on ag mergers, visiting 99th county of 2016

8-20-16 Topics: Ag industry mergers, pension oversight, State Department use of "Special Government Employee" designation, Department of Justice dropping inquiries into Clinton Foundation

8-13-16 Topics: Fugitive felons in public housing, protecting nursing home residents from abuse and VA art spending

8-6-16 Topics: Upcoming open office hours, Zika spending, VA accountability, the Renewable Fuel Standard, VA spending and the Justice Department's involvement in a payment to Iran

7-30-16 Topics: Cyberattacks, the closing of a button-making factory, Purple Heart Medal Ceremony, the Justice Department's evaluation of state recreational marijuana legalization's impact, the need for general surgeons in rural areas and Medicare costs

7-23-16 Topics: Sentencing reform, elder justice, 99 county meetings, synthetic drugs, government accountability and the Middle East.

7-16-16 Topics: Addiction and overdose, food security, renewable fuels, an Alzheimer's cure, elder justice and an inquiry into the Cherokee Tyson foods plant

7-9-16 Topics: Appropriations, transparency, drug overdoses, immigration and the Red Cross

7-2-16 Topics: The Fourth of July, elder abuse on social media, ISIS, cover crop policies, government accountability, Sarah's Law

6-24-16 Topics: Rx prices, biotech labeling, human trafficking legislation, the Senate Cystic Fibrosis Caucus, the Renewable Fuel Standard and gun control

6-18-16 Topics: Obamacare, gun control, transparency in the Red Cross, rising drug prices and biotec and seed companies

6-11-16 Topics: Zika, synthetic drugs, military sexual assaults, forfeiture laws, the Public Safety Officers Benefits Improvement Act, nursing home exploitation and government accountability.

6-6-16 Topics: the Supreme Court, job creation, the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, red tape, National Foster Care Month, transparency, my 99 county meetings, synthetic drugs and Memorial Day.

5-27-16 Topics: veterans, Memorial Day, military sexual assault, the Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act and TSA security

5-20-16 Topics: veterans, overtime wages, the military, Older Americans Month, Obamacare, the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, renewable fuels and housing authority oversight

5-14-16 Topics: agriculture approptiations, consolidation in the livestock market, elder abuse, honoringOfficer Kerrie Orozco, wind energy, opiod abuse, foster care, student loan debt and progress in the Senate Judiciary Committee

5-9-16 Topics: the Public Safety Officers' Benefits program, global counterfeiting, taxpayer services, wind energy, immigration, VA whistleblowers and the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

4-28-16 Topics: Mental health, government accountability, wind energy investments, the Waters of the U.S. rule, sexual assault on college campuses and the Public Safety Officers' Benefits program

4-20-16 Topics: The Senate Judiciary Committee, foster care, transparency in the Commodity Futures Trading Commision, immigration, the Senate Cystic Fibrosis Caucus and investigating military sexual assault

4-12-16 Topics: taxes, the Farm Payment Loophole Elimination Act, the Pharmacy and the Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act

4-5-16 Topics: The National Prescription Drug Take Back Program, the Defend Trade Secrets Act and government accountability

3-29-16 Topics: The Senate Judiciary Committee, Trade Agreements, Department of Justice cversight and the proposed ChemChina-Syngenta Merger

3-22-16 Topics: Clean energy, the VA and avoiding Tax Scammers

3-15-16 Topics: Sunshine Week, the Coprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act and Immigration

3-9-16 Topics: The Supreme Court, National Ag Day and Guantanamo Bay

1-20-16 Topics: Visa Security, the Operation Fast and Furious Investigation and the Spring Break Reception for Iowans

1-7-16 Topics: The Second Amendment


12-3-15 Topics: Pharmaceutical Drugs, the Environmental Protection Agency's Renewable Fuels Rule

11-20-15 Topics: Syrian Refugees and VA Whistleblowers

11-13-15 Topics: National Adoption Month and Guantanomo Bay Detaninees

11-6-15 Topics: Veterans and Government Spending

10-30-15 Topics: Cellulosic Ethanol and Prescription Medications

10-23-15 Topics: REACH Act and Excessive Leave at Federal Agencies

10-16-15 Topics: Oversight of Wasteful Spending and Town Meetings in Iowa

10-9-15 Topics: Government Oversight and Federal Student Loan Legislation

8-11-15 Topics: Country of Origin Labeling, the Iowa State Fair, Education Ant-Trust Bill, IRS Oversight, and the Department of Defense Marine Corp Audit

7-27-15 Topics: Juvenile Justice, Renewable Energy, Country of Origin Labeling, and the Americans with Disabilities Act

7-13-15 Topics: The Red Cross, Avian Flu, Wind Energy, "Sanctuary Cities," and Social Security

6-29-15 Topics: Country of Origin Labeling, Trade Promotion Authority, King vs. Burwell and Obamacare, the EB-5 Immigration Program, and Third Party Online Booking Services

6-15-15 Topics: Avian Flu, Government Transparency, Fallen Officer Benefits, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the Waters of the United States Rule

6-1-15 Topics: A Message to 2015 Graduates, Biofuels, IRS Data Breach, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and Government Oversight

5-19-15 Topics: Tools for Law Enforcement, International Trade, Criminal Justice Reform, Synthetic Drugs, and Avian Flu

5-6-15 Topics: Section 529 College Savings Plans, Medicare, Immigration, Juvenile Justice, and National Foster Care Month

4-21-15 Topics: Iowa Judicial Nominations, Tax Reform Survey, Farm Policy, International Trade, and Civil Asset Forfeiture

4-8-15 Topics: Iran Nuclear Deal, Cameras in the Courtroom, Whistleblowers, ATF Accountability, and National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

3-23-15 Topics: Federal Budget, Breast Cancer Research, U.S. Marshals Service, Dietary Guidelines Recommendations, and H-1B Visas

3-10-15 Topics: Human Trafficking, Veterans Fellowship Program, Comparing Nursing Homes, Public Figures Using Private Email, and Tax Scams

2-23-15 Topics: Tax Reform, Obamacare, Human Trafficking, FBI Whistleblowers, and Spending at the U.S. Department of Houseing and Urban Development

2-9-15 Topics: President Obama's Budget Proposal, Immigration, Education, Freedom of Information Act, and Constituent Communication

1-26-15 Topics: The Congressional Accountability Act, Capital Gains Tax, New Year-New Congress, Health Care Oversight, and Asset Forfeiture Reforms

1-13-15 Topics: Senate Judiciary Committee, Cell Site Simulators, Keystone XL Pipeline, Unemployment, and the Affordable Care Act.


12-22-14 Topics: Juvenile Justice, Tax Extenders, Executive Overreach, and U.S. Relations with Cuba.

12-1-14 Topics: False Claims Act, Satellite TV Access, Tax Extenders, Adoption, and Free Speech.

10-23-14 Topics: Student loans, Ebola Visa ban, Identity Theft and Tax Fraud, Federal Paid Leave, and Retirement Security.

9-19-14 Topics: Ethanol, Freedom of Speech, Student Visa Program, Sexual Assault on College Campuses, and ISIS.

7-24-14 Topics: Sovaldi, EPA, FBI Whistleblowers, Biofuels, and Government Checks and Balances.

4-28-14 Topics: Constituent Services, IRS, Congolese Adoptions, Asylum Policies, and Cow Methane.

4-15-14 Topics: Whistleblowers, Biofuels, HUD, Social Security, and Medicare Transparency.

3-31-14 Topics: Ukraine, Wind Energy, Senate Guest Chaplain Hails from Iowa, Intelligence Agency Transparency, and the EPA.

3-18-14 Topics: Norman Borlaug Statue, Foster Care, Sunshine Week, National Youth Synthetic Drug Awareness Week, and the Library of Congress.

3-4-14 Topics: Grassley Internships, FDA Employee Monitoring, President's Budget Proposal, The National Guard, and Medicare Advantage.

2-20-14 Topics: Keystone XL Pipeline, Retired Military Pay, Whistleblower Protections, IRS Free File, and Use of Executive Power.

2-3-14 Topics:  Poverty and Economic Opportunity, Propane Prices, The Agricultural Act of 2014, Mandatory Minimum Sentences, and U.S. Military Service Academies.

1-22-14 Topics:  Balancing National Security and Privacy, The Farm and Nutrition Bill, The Renewable Fuel Standard, How the U.S. Senate Should Work, and Trade Promotion Authority



12-20-13 Topics:  The Renewable Fuel Standard, EB-5 Visa Program, Report Card for the 113th Congress, Budget Deal, and the IRS Commissioner

12-03-13 Topics: FISA, The Environmental Protection Agency, Whistleblower Protections, Department of Defense Audit, Unfinished Business In Congress

11-18-13  Topics: Drugs, Health Care, Ethanol, Whistleblowers, National Adoption Month

11-4-13  Topics: Healthcare, Farm Bill, DC Circuit Courts, Budget Conference, Veteran's Day

9-16-13  Topics: Federal Judiciary Spending, Syria, Agriculture And American Prosperity, Rights Of Reporters, Farm Safety

8-02-13  Topics: Whistleblowers, Health Care Fraud, Government Employee Accountability, EB-5 Immigration Program

7-15-13  Topics: Frivolous Lawsuits, Smithfield, Champion for Children Award, Obamacare, IRS Bonuses

7-1-13 Topics: Celebrating Freedom, Drones, Immigration Reform, Oversight of the Judiciary, Prescription Drug Costs

6-3-13 Topics: Town Meetings, Shuanghui International Acquiring Smithfield Foods, Farm Bill, IRS Scandals, Flag Day

5-15-13  Topics: IRS Political Targeting, Farm Bill, Foster Care, Protecting Whistleblowers, Federal Furloughs

4-29-13  Topics: Immigration Reform, Political Intelligence, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, FAA Sequester, Education

4-15-13  Topics: Sunshine Act, Tom Perez Quid Pro Quo, Easing the Pressure on High Caseload Federal Courts, Keystone XL Pipeline

4-1-13   Topics: 99 County Meetings, Transparency at the Supreme Court, EPA, International Trade and Jobs, Tax E-Filing

3-4-13  Topics: Sequestration, Debt, Deficits, Maternity Care, Summer Internships, Cameras in Federal Courtrooms, Too Big to Jail

2-20-13  Topics: Wrestling, Securities and Exchange Commission, Curbing Methamphetamine, Farm Program Integrity Act of 2013, Immigration Reform

2-4-13  Topics: HUD Oversight, Beef and Pork Trade with Russia, Physician Payments Sunshine Act, E-Verify, Sequester

1-24-13  Topics: Inauguration, Pay for Delay Settlements, Deducting Tax Settlements as Business Expense, Protecting Whistleblowers Exposing Criminal Antitrust Violations, Agriculture Trade

1-7-13  Topics: Government Spending, Academic Success for Foster Youth, K2, Russia Adoption Policy, Federal Income Tax



12-17-12 Topics: Remembering the Victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy, Myths About 2001/2003 Tax Relief, Department of Justice Forgoing Criminal Prosecution of HSBC Officials, Getting Generic Drugs to the Shelves Faster, Wind Energy Production Tax Credit

12-3-12 Topics: Navigation on the Mississippi River, SEC, Limiting Taxpayer Support for Contractor Salaries, Oversight of the Justice Department, the Senate Filibuster

11-19-12 Topics: Whistleblower Protections, Fiscal Cliff, Rooting Out Wasteful Spending, Iraqi Government's Release of Ali Musa Daqduq, China

11-2-12 Topics: Fast and Furious, A123, Synthetic Drugs, Dollars to Doctors, Electoral College

10-15-12 Topics: Wind Energy, A123, Government Oversight, Reno ATF, Medicare Sustainability

10-1-12 Topics: Fast and Furious, Stopping Abuse of Government Charge Cards, Health Care Costs, The Terrorist Threat, The Fiscal Cliff

9-17-12 Topics: Angels in Adoption, Constitution Day, Chapter 12 Bankruptcy Law for Family Farmers, Economy, Crop Insurance and Disaster Relief

7-31-12 Topics: Synthetic Drugs, Whistleblowers, Trade with Russia, Foreign Student Visa Program, Taxes, Debt, Deficit Reduction

7-16-12 Topics: Toyota Unintended Acceleration Oversight, IRS Handling of Obamacare Tax, High Taxes Inhibiting Job Creation, Peregrine, Regulatory Reform and Job Creation

7-3-12 Topics: Independence Day, Supreme Court Decision on Obamacare, Fiscal Responsibility, Synthetic Drugs, Fast and Furious

6-18-12 Topics: Immigration, Fast and Furious, FDA Whistleblower Retaliation, Public Housing Authorities Oversight, Taxes and the Economy

6-4-12 Topics: Wind Energy, Ninth Circuit Court Hawaii Trip, Student Loans, NASA & Google Oversight, Budget

5-14-12 Topics: Student Loan Interest Rates, Prescription Drug Shortages, Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act, Transparency in Prescribing of Narcotic Painkillers, National Foster Care Month

4-30-12 Topics: Honoring WWII Veterans, Oversight of the Department of Energy regarding Fisker, Town Meetings, 2012 Farm Bill, Medical Malpractice

4-16-12 Topics: Medicaid Oversight, Common Sense Farm Labor Regulations, Defensive Medicine Drives Up Health Care Costs, Court Options for Federal Law Enforcement Officers, Taxes

4-2-12 Topics: Fighting Illicit Drugs, Cameras in the Courtroom, A Safe and Abundant Food Supply, Fast and Furious, Lean Finely Textured Beef

3-19-12 Topics: Defense Spending Oversight, Wind Energy, Fighting Human Trafficking, H1-B Visa Program, Medical Device Safety

3-5-12 Topics: Safeguarding National Defense Dollars, Medicaid Managed Care Oversight, Fair Prices for Independent Livestock Producers, Stopping Frivolous Lawsuits, Gas Prices

2-20-12 Topics: Iowa Air National Guard in Des Moines, President Obama's Budget, Beef Exports, Cybersecurity, Religious Liberty

1-23-12 Topics: 99 County Tour, PIPA, Keystone XL Pipeline, IPTV's Iowa Press, President Obama's Controversial Recess Appointments

1-9-12. Topics: 99 County Tour, Agriculture Policy, President Obama's controversial recess appointment, U.S. Service Academies



12-19-11 Topics: Physician Payments Sunshine Act, Veterans, Fast and Furious, Country of Origin Labeling (COOL)

12-5-11 Topics: MF Global, Constitutional Principles, Generic Drugs, Limiting Defense Contractor Salaries, Renewable Energy, Jobs

11-21-11 Topics: Agriculture, Cameras in the Courtroom, Medicaid Oversight, Whistleblowers, Medicare Coverage

11-11-11 Topics: Hiring Veterans, Fast and Furious, Federal Housing Authority Oversight, Good Government, Deficit Reduction

11-4-11 Topics: Jobs, Foster Care, The Red Cross' Holiday Mail for Heroes Program, Fast and Furious, The National Guard

10-28-11 Topics: Medicare Fraud, Breast Cancer Awareness, Stalking Apps, Pay for Delay by Prescription Drug Companies, The CLASS Act

10-21-11 Topics: EPA Dust Regulations, Strengthening Money Laundering Laws, Whistleblower Protection Laws, FEMA Assistance for Iowa Flood Victims, Social Security and Medicare

10-14-11 Topics: Public Access to Doctor Disciplinary Data, Trade Agreements, Missouri River Flooding, Medicare, Education

10-7-11 Topics: Fast and Furious, Internships, Medicare Billing, Stopping Wasteful Spending, The World Food Prize

9-30-11 Topics: Economic Recovery, Solyndra Oversight, Prescription Medicine Abuse, Immigration/Amnesty, Chinese Currency

9-23-11 Topics: Federal Agency Conference Expenditures, Internships, Fast and Furious, Child Welfare, SEC Oversight

9-16-11 Topics: Disaster Aid for Iowa Farmers, Personal Data Privacy and Security Act, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Rally, Government Contractor Salaries and Fees Oversight, Job Creation

9-9-11 Topics: Job Creation, EPA Dust Regulation, An Update for Patent Law, SEC Record Destruction Oversight, The U.S.S. Iowa

9-2-11 Topics: 99 County Tour, 9/11, Fast and Furious, Agriculture

8-26-11 Topics: Military Academy Applications, Cameras in the Courtroom, Over-Regulation, Supporting Whistleblowers

8-19-11 Topics: SEC Document Destruction Oversight, 99 County Tour, Fast and Furious,  Representative Government, Missouri River Flooding

8-12-11 Topics: Iowa Natural Disasters, Tax Reform, Agriculture Transportation Regulations, Creating Jobs Though Trade

8-5-11 Topics: Debt Ceiling, Flood Control, Transparency in Research Dollars to Doctors, Fast and Furious, Balanced Budget Amendment

7-29-11 Topics: Reducing Government Spending, Banning K2, Stopping Government Charge Card Abuse, Disaster Relief, Tax Reform

7-22-11 Topics: Cutting Regulations, Reducing Deficits, Fast and Furious, Oversight of Pay-off Agreements Between Pharmaceutical Companies and Generic Drug Companies, Child Support Payments

7-15-11 Topics: Debt Ceiling, Flood Protection, Agriculture Regulations, Law School Accreditation Oversight, Social Security

7-8-11 Topics: Fast and Furious, DOJ Fails to Prosecute Assistant U.S. Attorney Viewing Pornography at Work, Reining in Spending, Creating Jobs Through Trade, Biodiesel

7-1-11 Topics: Duffy Lyon (Butter Cow Sculptor), Job Creation, FFA, Fast and Furious, Internships

6-24-11 Topics: Missouri River Flooding, Substance Abuse, Economic Recovery, Farm Bill, E-Verify

6-17-11 Topics: Fast and Furious, Banning Federal Grants to Tax Delinquents, Missouri River Flooding, Job Creation, Budget Deficit

6-10-11 Topics: Defense Spending Oversight, Missouri River Flooding, Farm Program, Free Trade Agreements, Ethanol Tax Incentives

6-3-11 Topics: Grassley Participates in Meetings Overseas, Protecting Nursing Home Residents and Taxpayers, Internships, FBI Director Robert Mueller, Debt Ceiling

5-27-11 Topics: Memorial Day, Stimulus Oversight, Reducing Violence on U.S.-Mexico Border, Disclosing Money Between Pharmaceutical Companies and Medical Groups, Whistleblowers

5-20-11 Topics: Lowering Gas Prices, Helping Family Farmers Stay Competitive, Salute to Graduates, LightSquared, Medicare and Health Care Reform

5-13-11 Topics: AT&T/T-Mobile Merger, Veterans' Health Care, Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Homes, Whistleblowers, Copyright Infringement

5-6-11 Topics: Gas Prices, National Debt, Fast and Furious, Disclosing Money Between Pharmaceutical Companies and Medical Groups, Fighting Financial Fraud, Mother's Day

4-29-11 Topics: Military Spending Oversight, Creating Jobs in Iowa, Federal Budget, Defense Department Spending Oversight, Tax Increases and Deficit Reduction

4-15-11 Topics: EPA Spilled Milk Regulations, 99 County Tour, Stopping Jet Setting Tax Delinquents, Reducing Government Spending, Fast and Furious

4-8-11 Topics: Energy Independence, Cutting Red Tape for Job Creators, Cameras in the Courtroom, Whistleblowers, Possible Government Shutdown

4-1-11 Topics: Energy Independence, G.M. Bailout Shuffle, Retirement Income Security, Transparency for Dialysis Patients and Taxpayers, K2

3-25-11 Topics: 99 County Tour, Creating Jobs Through Trade, SEC Oversight, Health Care Reform

3-18-11 Topics: Olympic Athletes Promoting Physical Activity, K2, Money Smart Week, Whistleblowers, Experiences for Students in Washington

3-11-11 Topics: Fast and Furious, Philadelphia HUD Oversight, Frivolous Lawsuits, Iowa Students Win C-SPAN Competition, Strategic Petroleum Reserve

3-4-11 Topics: Deterring Health Fraud, Climate Change, Fast and Furious, Federal Budget, Military Service Academies

2-25-11 Topics: Caring for Veterans, Job Creation, Representative Government, Federal Budget, Medicare and Medicaid Spending

2-18-11 Topics: National Debt, 99 County Tour, NOAA Oversight, Creating an Inspector General for the Judicial Branch, Agricultural Conservation

2-11-11 Topics: Ending Secret Holds in the U.S. Senate, Free Trade Agreements, EPA Dust Regulations, Justice for Sexual Assault Victims, Preventing Abuse of Government Charge Cards

9-2-10 Topics: 99 County Tour, 1099 Reporting Requirements, Food Safety, Border Security