or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Charles 'Chuck' E. Grassley
Office: U.S. Senate (IA) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1980
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 5 Children: Lee, Wendy, Robin, Michele, Jay
Birth Date: 09/17/1933
Birth Place: New Hartford
Home City: New Hartford, IA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
June 12, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
April 28, 2014 The Scoop: Congolese Adoption Limbo Needs Resolution
April 23, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Hessler-Radelet, Acting Director, Peace Corps - Peace Corps and Sexual Assault
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 17, 2014 Grassley Urges Resolution to Congolese Children Adoption Suspension
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 31, 2014 Blog: The Scoop: Standing With Ukraine
March 21, 2014 Statue Unveiling Highlights Events Honoring Iowan Who Saved More than 1 Billion People from Starvation
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 24, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Portman Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Concerned with Japanese Agriculture Tariffs in Trade Negotiations
Dec. 12, 2013 Feinstein, Grassley Outline Steps to Combat West African Drug Trade
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Southwest VA Textiles
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Director B. Todd Jones, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms - Fast and Furious Whistleblower Book
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 10, 2013 Grassley Reaction to President's Speech on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 President Obama's Remarks on Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 Grassley Comments on Possible Military Action by the United States in Syria
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Program
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
April 11, 2013 Feinstein, Grassley Introduce Bill to Combat Transnational Organized Crime
April 10, 2013 Tribute to Margaret Thatcher
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
Feb. 26, 2013 Grassley Comments on Hagel Nomination
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Inspector General Horowitz
Dec. 6, 2012 Grassley Votes for Bipartisan Trade Bill to Expand Export Opportunities to Russia, Moldova
Dec. 6, 2012 Russia and Moldova PNTR
Nov. 19, 2012 Q&A on China
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Sept. 12, 2012 Statement by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley regarding Embassy Attack in Libya
Aug. 2, 2012 Leahy, Grassley Introduce Legislation to Implement Patent Law Treaties That Will Help U.S. Businesses Obtain Patent Protections Overseas
July 20, 2012 CNN "John King, USA" - Transcript
June 25, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed
June 20, 2012 Second Retraction of Fast and Furious Assertions
May 10, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Secretary Panetta
May 2, 2012 Snowe, Senate Finance Republicans Highlight Economic Priorities as U.S.-China Strategic & Economic Dialogue Set to Begin
April 26, 2012 ATF Releases New Firearms Data
March 29, 2012 Repeal Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act-- Resumed
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
March 31, 2011 Microsoft Files Antitrust Complaint Against Google in European Union
March 8, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Japanese Markets
Feb. 14, 2011 Grassley: President's Budget is Very Disappointing
Dec. 22, 2010 START Treaty Vote
Dec. 13, 2010 Baucus, Grassley Demand China Act to Protect, Enforce U.S. Intellectual Property Rights
Sept. 28, 2010 Grassley: Senate Proposal Played Politics With Jobs
Sept. 27, 2010 Notices of Internt to Object
April 15, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Back to top