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Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Sen. Chuck Grassley has moved to halt consideration on two Trump administration nominees until the White House offers more information about why it fired two i [...]

Read full article: Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands a...→
GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

The Iowa Republican is placing holds on two nominations until Trump can explain why he ousted a pair of government watchdogs.

Read full article: GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nomin...→
Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

An investigation by NBC News and KNTV found the F-1 visa program, in which foreign students work at U.S. firms, seems to have been exploited by fake firms.

Read full article: Grassley cites NBC News reports in askin...→
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GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

"Removal of [Inspector Generals] without explanation could create a chilling effect in the oversight community," Grassley wrote,

Read full article: GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he...→
Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Senate Judiciary Committee member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, told "Special Report" Thursday that the Justice Department's move to dismiss its case against former [...]

Read full article: Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes ...→
After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

Grassley initially blocked William Evanina’s nomination to head the National Counterintelligence and Security Center in June 2018.

Read full article: After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hol...→
Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Sens. Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley asked the Justice Department inspector general to add reviewing the implementation of criminal justice reform and coronavi [...]

Read full article: Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investig...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., don't have a "leg to stand on" when it comes to haggling over a "Phase [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'do...→
Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley is trying to round up bipartisan backing for a letter demanding President Trump explain why he fired Michael Atkinson, the intelligence [...]

Read full article: Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter...→
Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

The office of Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she proposed rolling back a cap on state and l [...]

Read full article: Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back de...→
Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Congress is still owed answers about President Trump’s dismissal of inspectors general.

Read full article: Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back D...→
Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says he is holding up a confirmation vote on two nominees from the Trump administration until he gets an answer to his questions r [...]

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Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→
Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Sens. Charles E. Grassley and Patrick Leahy are calling on the Supreme Court to maintain live broadcasting of oral argument audio after the coronavirus shutdow [...]

Read full article: Senators urge Supreme Court to make live...→
Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

The White House said said Trump “acted within his constitutional and statutory authority” when he fired Michael Atkinson and Steve Linick.

Read full article: Grassley says White House 'failed' on wa...→
Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

A top Senate Republican Monday called on President Trump to “provide a detailed reasoning” for the firing late last week of State Department Inspector General [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning...→
Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans.

Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→
Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe.

Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→
Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley wants to know if former Special Counsel Robert Mueller had access to the newly released FBI documents on forme [...]

Read full article: Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller...→
Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley and a bipartisan group of fellow senators are calling on President Trump to provide a "detailed" written explanation for his decision t [...]

Read full article: Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'd...→
Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has slammed Democrats who are blocking debate on the so-called "Phase Three" coronavirus relief bill.

Read full article: Grassley blasts Democrats over relief im...→
Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Wyden called on the Health and Human Services inspector general to warn nursing homes that taking the checks is “improper and unla [...]

Read full article: Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab...→
Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

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Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is calling out the White House for failing to adequately explain President Trump’s recent firings of inspectors general, claiming [...]

Read full article: Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to ex...→
‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

Senate President Pro Tempore Chuck Grassley, the chamber’s senior Republican, rebuked the White House Tuesday for its handling of the firings of two inspectors [...]

Read full article: ‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs...→
Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is demanding President Trump explain to Congress why he fired the State Department inspector general Steve Linick. 

Read full article: Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on...→
Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

GOP Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Johnson requested information Wednesday on the “unmasking” of U.S. citizens by Obama administration officials during the time [...]

Read full article: Grassley, Johnson request information on...→
Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

William Evanina will officially be allowed to serve as the National Counterintelligence and Security Center Director.

Read full article: Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Count...→
Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Sen. Chuck Grassley went on a rare Twitter tirade on Thursday, blasting the Justice Department and the FBI for their handling of the case against former White [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Fly...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

The CARES Act threw a much-needed financial lifeline to businesses of all sizes, types and industries so they have the best chance to survive and join the reco [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged...→
Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said Wednesday he’s assembled a bipartisan group of senators calling on President Donald Trump to provide a “detailed wr [...]

Read full article: Republican, Democratic Senators Press Tr...→
Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Wyden called on the Health and Human Services inspector general to warn nursing homes that taking the checks is “improper and unla [...]

Read full article: Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab...→
Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says he is holding up a confirmation vote on two nominees from the Trump administration until he gets an answer to his questions r [...]

Read full article: Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He ...→
GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

The Iowa Republican is placing holds on two nominations until Trump can explain why he ousted a pair of government watchdogs.

Read full article: GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nomin...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he i...→
Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Sens. Charles E. Grassley and Patrick Leahy are calling on the Supreme Court to maintain live broadcasting of oral argument audio after the coronavirus shutdow [...]

Read full article: Senators urge Supreme Court to make live...→
‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

Senate President Pro Tempore Chuck Grassley, the chamber’s senior Republican, rebuked the White House Tuesday for its handling of the firings of two inspectors [...]

Read full article: ‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs...→
Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

A top Senate Republican Monday called on President Trump to “provide a detailed reasoning” for the firing late last week of State Department Inspector General [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning...→
GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

"Removal of [Inspector Generals] without explanation could create a chilling effect in the oversight community," Grassley wrote,

Read full article: GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he...→
Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

GOP Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Johnson requested information Wednesday on the “unmasking” of U.S. citizens by Obama administration officials during the time [...]

Read full article: Grassley, Johnson request information on...→
Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe.

Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→
After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

Grassley initially blocked William Evanina’s nomination to head the National Counterintelligence and Security Center in June 2018.

Read full article: After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hol...→
Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Sen. Chuck Grassley went on a rare Twitter tirade on Thursday, blasting the Justice Department and the FBI for their handling of the case against former White [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Fly...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., don't have a "leg to stand on" when it comes to haggling over a "Phase [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'do...→
Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said Wednesday he’s assembled a bipartisan group of senators calling on President Donald Trump to provide a “detailed wr [...]

Read full article: Republican, Democratic Senators Press Tr...→
Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

The office of Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she proposed rolling back a cap on state and l [...]

Read full article: Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back de...→
Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Congress is still owed answers about President Trump’s dismissal of inspectors general.

Read full article: Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back D...→
Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Sen. Chuck Grassley has moved to halt consideration on two Trump administration nominees until the White House offers more information about why it fired two i [...]

Read full article: Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands a...→
Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→
Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→
Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is calling out the White House for failing to adequately explain President Trump’s recent firings of inspectors general, claiming [...]

Read full article: Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to ex...→
Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

The White House said said Trump “acted within his constitutional and statutory authority” when he fired Michael Atkinson and Steve Linick.

Read full article: Grassley says White House 'failed' on wa...→
Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

An investigation by NBC News and KNTV found the F-1 visa program, in which foreign students work at U.S. firms, seems to have been exploited by fake firms.

Read full article: Grassley cites NBC News reports in askin...→
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Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is demanding President Trump explain to Congress why he fired the State Department inspector general Steve Linick. 

Read full article: Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on...→
Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans.

Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→
Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Senate Judiciary Committee member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, told "Special Report" Thursday that the Justice Department's move to dismiss its case against former [...]

Read full article: Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes ...→
Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

William Evanina will officially be allowed to serve as the National Counterintelligence and Security Center Director.

Read full article: Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Count...→
Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley wants to know if former Special Counsel Robert Mueller had access to the newly released FBI documents on forme [...]

Read full article: Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller...→
Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Sens. Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley asked the Justice Department inspector general to add reviewing the implementation of criminal justice reform and coronavi [...]

Read full article: Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investig...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

The CARES Act threw a much-needed financial lifeline to businesses of all sizes, types and industries so they have the best chance to survive and join the reco [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged...→
Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley and a bipartisan group of fellow senators are calling on President Trump to provide a "detailed" written explanation for his decision t [...]

Read full article: Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'd...→
Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley is trying to round up bipartisan backing for a letter demanding President Trump explain why he fired Michael Atkinson, the intelligence [...]

Read full article: Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter...→
Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has slammed Democrats who are blocking debate on the so-called "Phase Three" coronavirus relief bill.

Read full article: Grassley blasts Democrats over relief im...→
Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back Down

Congress is still owed answers about President Trump’s dismissal of inspectors general.

Read full article: Opinion | Senator Grassley, Don’t Back D...→
Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab stimulus checks

Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Wyden called on the Health and Human Services inspector general to warn nursing homes that taking the checks is “improper and unla [...]

Read full article: Outcry as some nursing homes try to grab...→
Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands answers on inspector general firings

Sen. Chuck Grassley has moved to halt consideration on two Trump administration nominees until the White House offers more information about why it fired two i [...]

Read full article: Grassley halts Trump nominees, demands a...→
Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He Gets Answers on Fired IGs

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says he is holding up a confirmation vote on two nominees from the Trump administration until he gets an answer to his questions r [...]

Read full article: Grassley Blocks Trump Nominees Until He ...→
Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees over firings of inspectors general

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Chuck Grassley blocks Trump nominees ove...→
GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nominations until he gets answers on IG firings

The Iowa Republican is placing holds on two nominations until Trump can explain why he ousted a pair of government watchdogs.

Read full article: GOP Sen. Grassley holding up Trump nomin...→
Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...]

Read full article: Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he i...→
Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Senators urge Supreme Court to make live broadcasts permanent

Sens. Charles E. Grassley and Patrick Leahy are calling on the Supreme Court to maintain live broadcasting of oral argument audio after the coronavirus shutdow [...]

Read full article: Senators urge Supreme Court to make live...→
Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to explain why IGs were fired

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is calling out the White House for failing to adequately explain President Trump’s recent firings of inspectors general, claiming [...]

Read full article: Grassley says White House ‘failed’ to ex...→
Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

Grassley says White House 'failed' on watchdog firings

The White House said said Trump “acted within his constitutional and statutory authority” when he fired Michael Atkinson and Steve Linick.

Read full article: Grassley says White House 'failed' on wa...→
‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs’: Top Republican senator blasts Trump over IG firings

Senate President Pro Tempore Chuck Grassley, the chamber’s senior Republican, rebuked the White House Tuesday for its handling of the firings of two inspectors [...]

Read full article: ‘Objective watchdogs, not agency lapdogs...→
Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

Grassley cites NBC News reports in asking DHS about student visa fraud

An investigation by NBC News and KNTV found the F-1 visa program, in which foreign students work at U.S. firms, seems to have been exploited by fake firms.

Read full article: Grassley cites NBC News reports in askin...→
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Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning for firing of State Department inspector general

A top Senate Republican Monday called on President Trump to “provide a detailed reasoning” for the firing late last week of State Department Inspector General [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Trump to give reasoning...→
Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on firing of top State Dept. watchdog to ensure it's not for 'political reasons'

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is demanding President Trump explain to Congress why he fired the State Department inspector general Steve Linick. 

Read full article: Grassley asks Trump for 'explanation' on...→
GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he fired Inspector Generals, failed to notify Congress

"Removal of [Inspector Generals] without explanation could create a chilling effect in the oversight community," Grassley wrote,

Read full article: GOP Senator demands Trump explain why he...→
Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans.

Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→
Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

Grassley, Johnson request information on 'unmasking,' as Grenell, Barr weigh release of files

GOP Sens. Chuck Grassley and Ron Johnson requested information Wednesday on the “unmasking” of U.S. citizens by Obama administration officials during the time [...]

Read full article: Grassley, Johnson request information on...→
Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes to drop' after DOJ moves to dismiss Flynn case

Senate Judiciary Committee member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, told "Special Report" Thursday that the Justice Department's move to dismiss its case against former [...]

Read full article: Grassley predicts there are 'more shoes ...→
Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe.

Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→
Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Counterintel Director

William Evanina will officially be allowed to serve as the National Counterintelligence and Security Center Director.

Read full article: Sen. Grassley Ends 2-Year Block on Count...→
After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hold on counterintel chief nominee

Grassley initially blocked William Evanina’s nomination to head the National Counterintelligence and Security Center in June 2018.

Read full article: After nearly 2 years, Grassley lifts hol...→
Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller had Flynn documents

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley wants to know if former Special Counsel Robert Mueller had access to the newly released FBI documents on forme [...]

Read full article: Top GOP senator wants to know if Mueller...→
Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Flynn case, says there should be 'consequences' for FBI, DOJ misconduct

Sen. Chuck Grassley went on a rare Twitter tirade on Thursday, blasting the Justice Department and the FBI for their handling of the case against former White [...]

Read full article: Grassley demands Barr 'intervene' in Fly...→
Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investigate implementation of coronavirus legislation at prisons

Sens. Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley asked the Justice Department inspector general to add reviewing the implementation of criminal justice reform and coronavi [...]

Read full article: Durbin, Grassley request DOJ IG investig...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged businesses providing over half of US jobs deserve tax break

The CARES Act threw a much-needed financial lifeline to businesses of all sizes, types and industries so they have the best chance to survive and join the reco [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Coronavirus-damaged...→
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'don't have a leg to stand on' in 'Phase 4' funding talks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., don't have a "leg to stand on" when it comes to haggling over a "Phase [...]

Read full article: Sen. Chuck Grassley: Pelosi, Schumer 'do...→
Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

Grassley, in bipartisan letter, seeks 'detailed' explanation from Trump on IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley and a bipartisan group of fellow senators are calling on President Trump to provide a "detailed" written explanation for his decision t [...]

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Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican, Democratic Senators Press Trump for More on IG’s Firing

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said Wednesday he’s assembled a bipartisan group of senators calling on President Donald Trump to provide a “detailed wr [...]

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Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

Sen. Grassley planning bipartisan letter to Trump about IG firing

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley is trying to round up bipartisan backing for a letter demanding President Trump explain why he fired Michael Atkinson, the intelligence [...]

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Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

Grassley rips Pelosi bid to roll back deduction cap: ‘Millionaires don’t need a new tax break’

The office of Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she proposed rolling back a cap on state and l [...]

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Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Grassley blasts Democrats over relief impasse: 'They just don't recognize what a serious situation it is'

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has slammed Democrats who are blocking debate on the so-called "Phase Three" coronavirus relief bill.

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