News Releases

11.24.2021

WASHINGTON – As oil prices continue to skyrocket, Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is calling on President Biden to support his bipartisan No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels (NOPEC) Act. In a letter today to President Biden, Grassley urged the administration to support the bill to hold the foreign oil producing cartel...

11.23.2021

Q&A: National Adoption MonthWith U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley Q: What is National Adoption Month? A: Nearly four decades ago, President Ronald Reagan launched a national awareness campaign to reaffirm the central importance of family in American society and bring attention to tens of thousands of children in foster care who yearn for the...

11.23.2021

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan group of 41 senators, led by senior Finance Committee member and former chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Finance Committee member Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), are calling for equitable tax treatment of pandemic aid provided to the still-struggling motorcoach and passenger vehicle...

Remarks

11.29.2021

Prepared Floor Remarks by U.S. Senator Grassley of IowaHelp All Students Find their PotentialMonday, November 29, 2021VIDEO I’ve always been a critic of one-size-fits-all government.  There are few places where this is more inappropriate than education.  Each child is different.  And, if we offer only a cookie cutter, assembly line...

11.29.2021

Prepared Floor Remarks by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of IowaHow Much More Evidence Does the Government Need to Fully Investigate Hunter Biden?Monday, November 29, 2021VIDEO Today, I’m going to highlight a new Hunter Biden record that I’ve recently made public.  Before I get to that, I’m going to take a trip down memory lane. On September 23,...

11.18.2021

Prepared Floor Remarks by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of IowaThe Department of Defense Needs an Accounting UpgradeThursday, November 18, 2021VIDEO On November 15, the Pentagon announced that it completed its fourth consecutive annual audit, and received a fourth consecutive failing opinion. The Pentagon paints merely conducting the audit as a...

Commentary

11.22.2021

ICYMI: Chuck Grassley: This National Adoption Month, consider foster care By Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa Ames Tribune  I encourage Iowans who are in a position to do so, to consider becoming foster parents to help kids in their community.  “What would happen if we said no?” Chris and Emily Norton asked themselves when they considered accepting their first...

11.19.2021

ICYMI: Iowa Youth Summit Fosters Civic Engagement By Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa Des Moines Register  Blue skies and blustery winds greeted 75 high school students representing 19 schools from central Iowa last week as they entered the federal courthouse in downtown Des Moines. They weren’t on trial or reporting for jury...

09.15.2021

The chairman of the Senate Budget Committee came to Iowa recently to pitch the Democrats’ partisan $4.2 trillion budget blueprint. Senate Democrats passed the plan in a party line vote during a marathon session that stretched into the wee hours of August 11. When college students pull all-nighters, they’re cramming to pass a test. When Majority Leader...

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