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Sen. Grassley Fears Obama Exec Amnesty Will Protect Dangerous Criminals, Terrorists

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) is concerned that dangerous criminals and terrorists will not get deported when President Barack Obama enacts his executive amnesty and further weakens the nation's immigration laws and enforcement mechanisms. Show More Summary

Senate Republicans block their own judicial nominees

Sanctimonious Orrin Hatch wants you to know he is above petty politics. Sen. Chuck Grassley, incoming chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is giving us a preview of what's to come for the next two years of a non-functioning Senate. Last week, Sen. Show More Summary

The Internet Is Losing Its Shit Over a Senator's Dairy Queen Tweet

This is Chuck Grassley, a Republican United States Senator from Iowa. (Everyone say "Hi Chuck!") On Monday, he turned the Internet from a temporary repository for people to freak out about teenagers who work in retail to a den of speculation and—dare I say—wonder. Read more...

Senator Chuck Grassley Has A Thing For Dairy Queen And He Wants You To Know About It

Senator Chuck Grassley, Republican of Iowa, famously runs his own Twitter account, a rare feat for an 81-year-old, let alone an 81-year-old senator. As it happens, the self-proclaimed "Chief Twitterer of the Senate," occasionally has...Show More Summary

What Was Senator Grassley Implying with This Strange Tweet?

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Senator Chuck Grassley's Twitter feed is a goldmine, and he proved it again today with this truly bizarre tweet implying something untoward that goes on at a local Dairy Queen.

Internet Freaks Out After Senator Tweets About Doing 'U Kno What' At Dairy Queen

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) drew widespread attention on Twitter Monday afternoon when he made a mysterious proclamation about a Dairy Queen franchise in Iowa. Windsor Heights Dairy Queen is good place for u kno what — ChuckGrassley...Show More Summary

Fox Talkers Amplify Fussy Chuck Grassley's Ire Over Humane Treatment Of Immigrant Children

It looks like they're trying to brew up a new scandal just in time to kill immigration reform whether Republicans take the Senate or not. Fox News teased this story Friday morning with Tucker Carlson and the gang: A California facility...Show More Summary

Chuck Grassley: Obama Admin 'Surge' of Immigrant IDs 'Suspect and Alarming'

Given that President Obama has promised to take executive action, the recent government solicitation for material for millions of green cards and work permits is suspicious, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said in a statement to Breitbart News on Friday. Show More Summary

Sen. Grassley to Obama: Executive Amnesty Will Have 'Harmful Effects' on US Workers

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, said President Barack Obama must consider the "harmful effects" his planned executive amnesty will have on American workers. In a Thursday letter to the White...Show More Summary

An embarrassment of Democrats: Braley edition

(Scott Johnson) Raising money from trial lawyers in Texas for his current campaign, Rep. Bruce Braley (D, IA) disparaged Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley as a benighted farmer who had not received the enlightenment afforded by a law school education. Show More Summary

Senator Attacks Shorter Drug Sentences, Flunks Math

Sen. Chuck Grassley pretends sentencing reform will cost more than it saves. The post Senator Attacks Shorter Drug Sentences, Flunks Math appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Rand Paul, Chuck Grassley shine a light on the nonprofit climate change group NEON

Two senators are investigating whether the National Science Foundation and Defense Department auditors skirted federal laws by signing off on a nonprofit organization’s use of taxpayer money for “unallowable expenses,” including alcohol, lobbying and extravagant parties. Show More Summary

Bruce Braley's Elitist War on Women

We already know that Iowa Democrat Bruce Braley doesn't think much of farmers, given that he called Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) a “farmer from Iowa who never went to law school” at a January fundraiser. Now, given new video of Braley deriding Sally C. Show More Summary

ASHE SCHOW: These senators still have not answered questions about their campus sexual assault bill…

ASHE SCHOW: These senators still have not answered questions about their campus sexual assault bill. To date, I have only heard from two offices: Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa. I have sent multiple e-mails to the offices for the remaining co-sponsors and have not received answers. No one has responded for Sens. [...]

ASHE SCHOW: Chuck Grassley’s spokeswoman responds to questions on campus sexual assault bill. “My …

ASHE SCHOW: Chuck Grassley’s spokeswoman responds to questions on campus sexual assault bill. “My concerns have not been alleviated. Gerber’s response about colleges only being able to find students guilty of violating campus policy doesn’t diminish the fact that accused students are often not allowed to contribute to their defense.... As one [...]

Bruce Braley couldn’t be bothered with VA oversight hearings

(Paul Mirengoff) Rep. Bruce Braley, the Democratic candidate for the Senate in Iowa, landed in hot water when video emerged of a fundraiser with trial lawyers at which he ridiculed Sen. Chuck Grassley for being an Iowa farmer. Now we...Show More Summary

Concern on Right Grows Over Details of Border Boondoggle Bill

House GOP leadership is discussing including border security language in an emergency spending bill that has drawn fire from top immigration hawks, including the Heritage Foundation and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), as being insufficient. Show More Summary

Chuck Grassley, Bob Goodlatte Slam Obama over Planned Unilateral Action on Immigration

President Barack Obama’s announcement that he will endeavor an administrative fix to the nation’s immigration system has raised the ire of Republicans with direct jurisdiction over U.S. immigration policy. “Just because the legislative...Show More Summary

IRS Targets U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley

In March 2012, Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) was one of twelve GOP senators who signed a letter to the IRS urging that, if it was going to conduct probes of Tea Party groups, it needed to act in an “even-handed and transparent manner.” In so doing, Grassley drew an IRS target on his back. Show More Summary

Greta Van Susteren Pushes Lie About Lerner Investigating Grassley

The latest faux-scandal-within-faux-scandal promoted by Fox News involves Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley and the hapless scapegoat Lois Lerner. And as usual, the whole thing is based on one AP headline that got the story wrong by suggesting...Show More Summary

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