ANALYSIS: TRUE. Grassley: If you’d filibuster Gorsuch, you’d filibuster anybody. Related: Chuck Grassley: Chuck Schumer ‘poisoned’ the well for Supreme Court nominees. Go the Reid Option and then some — get rid of the filibuster entirely.
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, opened Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing this week by telling Gorsuch that he “can’t answer” questions about whether prior Supreme Court cases were correctly decided. So far, Gorsuch has obliged the senator by saying little more about the court’s past precedents other than that they are, indeed, precedents. Sen. Show More Summary
It's been a long day
According to Politico, the Iowa Republican is going to hand the gavel over to Sen. Thom Tillis at 8 p.m. so he can be in bed by 9 p.m.
Chris Cuomo on Tuesday morning grilled Sen. Chuck Grassley over what the CNN anchor dubbed "selective outrage" regarding classified information leaks, which became a focus of a House hearing the day before. In an interview on CNN's "New...Show More Summary
Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, asked Supreme Cort nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch whether Roe v. Wade was "decided correctly." During his reply, Gorsuch said, “Roe v. Wade is a precedent of the Supreme Court...It was reaffirmed in Casey... and in several other cases.” … Click to Continue »
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) kicked off day two of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing by...
In just two short months, we have reached the point where Trump is unreachable by phone, memo, meeting, or any other contact....so politicians are resorting to desperately tweeting at him in the hopes of getting his attention. Case in...Show More Summary
CNN's Jake Tapper asked Senator Chuck Grassley during an interview today about how he's recently taken to directly reaching out to President Trump on Twitter.
Remember last month when we told you about how Senator Chuck Grassley was tweeting randomly, hoping that someone at the White House would see it? Well, it’s happening again. Because everything is weird and this is just how our fucked up government works now. Read more...
Transparency may finally be coming to the courtroom.Sens. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) introduced legislation Thursday that would...
WHILE YOU WERE DISTRACTED. Al Jazeera highlights a few of the heinous bills introduced while the world was focused on wiretapping. WIRETAPPING. Trump defends charges against Obama: “I think you’re going to find some very interesting...Show More Summary
In a new twist, Chuck Grassley said the measure lacked the votes to pass in the Senate
Following a meeting with FBI Director James Comey, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) briefly spoke to reporters,
The bill has been assailed from both sides in recent days, particularly after the CBO analysis found millions would be uninisured if Obamaca...
"It was, from the standpoint that he didn't know what you were asking about," the chairman responded.
This exchange between Senator Al Franken and Senator Chuck Grassley over Attorney General Sessions' lie to the Judiciary Committee was a moment. Franken never actually had to say Sessions lied, because the record speaks for itself. Watch, or read the transcript below, but it was definitely a moment. Show More Summary
A one-sided shouting match broke out during a congressional hearing Tuesday, as Sen. Chuck Grassley criticized Sen. Al Franken for asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions a “gotcha question” during his confirmation hearing in January. The...Show More Summary
Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) are trying to protect Sessions from answering Democrats' demands for answers but...
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley denies requests for a public hearing.