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The maker of the EpiPen is tanking after it was called out for hiking the drug's price by over 500%

Mylan Pharmaceuticals, the company that makes the emergency allergy medication EpiPen, is under pressure. The drugmaker's stock is down 4% Tuesday. That's after Sens. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut wrote...Show More Summary

It's 2016, so of course Chuck Grassley touts 'bipartisanship' in Republican weekly address

The Trumpism, it's catching. You know Chuck Grassley? The guy who as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee has been refusing for 147 days to give President Obama's nominee to the Supreme Court a hearing? Here's how he describes that. "Republicans and Democrats can work together. Show More Summary

Chuck Grassley breaks recess silence with whiny Zika defense

It's been a pretty quiet few weeks for Sen. Chuck Grassley, what with the Senate being out of session and no reporters asking him every day about either Donald Trump or his Supreme Court nominee blockade (it's been 140 days, by the way, since Merrick Garland was nominated). Show More Summary

Former Reagan Official: I'm Voting For Hillary Clinton

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

PHILADELPHIA ? Doug Elmets is as Republican as they come: He worked for President Ronald Reagan and, before that, for conservative Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa. But on Thursday night, he walked onstage at the Democratic National Convention and endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. “It’s an honor to be here. Show More Summary

Grassley Not Yet Out to Pasture

Iowa Republican Chuck Grassley may be facing his most competitive reelection bid of his U.S. Senate career, but he is still favored to win a...

Top Republican: You didn't hear much about our message Monday, but you will tonight

CLEVELAND — Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa admitted Tuesday that Monday night's convention speeches didn't do much to outline what a Donald Trump-led Republican Party will propose for the US. But, he said, look forward to tonight. The Iowa...Show More Summary

Top Republican senator agrees with Rick Perry: Parts of Donald Trump's wall will be 'virtual'

CLEVELAND — Sen. Chuck Grassley agrees with former Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Donald Trump's wall will, at least in part, be "virtual." "I would use the wall and I would describe the wall with three parts and remember that a physical wall...Show More Summary

Top GOP senator claims Melania Trump 'didn't plagiarize' Michelle Obama's 2008 speech

Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa claimed to reporters Tuesday that Melania Trump "didn't plagiarize" first lady Michelle Obama's 2008 speech from the Democratic National Convention. "She didn't plagiarize," the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman said at a Cleveland restaurant of Trump's Monday night speech to the Republican National Convention. Show More Summary

Could Someone Unseat Sen. Chuck Grassley After 36 Goddamn Years and a Million Batshit Tweets?

The presidential election isn’t the only nightmare awaiting us in November. Welcome to Congressional Cacophony, a new feature on The Slot about House and Senate races that really, really matter. Suggestions? Pitches? Email us. Read more...

Trump Holds Small Lead In Iowa

A new Monmouth poll in Iowa shows Donald Trump with a 2-point lead over Hillary Clinton, 44% to 42%. In the race for U.S. Senate, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R) has a 10 point lead over challenger Patty Judge (D), 52% [...]

Grassley to FBI Director: Release The Evidence From The Clinton Email Investigation

Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Chuck Grassley is calling on FBI Director James Comey to release all evidence from the criminal...

Morning Digest: Why you should always be skeptical when a poll looks too good to be true

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Leading Off: ? IA-Sen: If a poll looks too good to be true, it probably is. Loras College is out with a survey giving Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley just a 46-45 edge over Democrat Patty Judge. While the sample gives Grassley a positive...Show More Summary

Judge piles on the pressure by challenging Grassley to four televised debates

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley has not been handling the pressure of being one of the faces of the Republican Supreme Court blockade particularly well, especially since it’s combined with the pressure of a potentially competitive re-election campaign. Show More Summary

Can Chuck Grassley lose in Iowa? A new poll says he can

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

On behalf of the liberal groups Americans United for Change and the Constitutional Responsibility Project, PPP surveys six Senate races.  We've collected all the toplines below, along with PPP's most recent previous numbers for eachShow More Summary

Red Cross Avoids Oversight, Spends Too Much on Overhead, Senator Says

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

This article originally appeared on the Internatinal Business Times. Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley’s office has released a highly critical report on the American Red Cross following an investigation into the charity's management of funds. The...Show More Summary

Yet Another Legal Organization Throws Its Weight Behind Merrick Garland

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

The American Bar Association has given its highest rating to Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland. In a report sent to the Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) on Tuesday, the ABA’s Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary deemed Garland “well qualified” to serve on the court. Show More Summary

Senate Rejects Gun Control Measures

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : TalkLeft

The Senate today failed to pass amendments to appropriation bills funding background checks on guns and sharing state mental health records with the feds. Senators voted 53-47 on a proposal from Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) that would reauthorize... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Democrats Step Up Attacks on Grassley

“Democrats are increasingly laying a hammer to Sen. Chuck Grassley as they seek to unseat the Iowa Republican,” The Hill reports. “Grassley’s Senate seat is widely handicapped as likely to stay in the GOP column, but Democrats believe the rise [...]

Morning Digest: The first poll of the Iowa Senate race gives Chuck Grassley just a 7-point edge

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Leading Off: ? IA-Sen: In the first-ever poll of Iowa's Senate race, conducted a week after former Lt. Gov. Patty Judge won the Democratic primary, PPP finds veteran GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley leading her by a less-than-dominant 48-41 margin. Show More Summary

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