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The Des Moines and Waterloo offices of U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley are now in possession of roughly 600 toy, candy, and corn cob pipes.

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Iowa’s senior U.S. senator put forth legislation today to protect farmers during bankruptcy.

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U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley says now that Republicans are in control of the Senate, he wants a greater focus on Congressional oversight.

One way the Iowa Republican is affecting this shift is by co-sponsoring a bill that changes Congressional budgeting from a one-year to a two-year cycle. He says the second year of the schedule allows Congress more time for the review, monitoring, and supervision of federal programs.

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With the 114th Congress sworn in, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley takes the reins of the Senate Judiciary Committee as chairman.

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Several dozen tax provisions remain unsettled as Congress returns home for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley delivered an emotional tribute to his fellow Iowa senator Tom Harkin, who turned 75 today and is retiring at the end of January.