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Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

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 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - VAWA Next Steps: Protecting Women from Gun Violence
July 18, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Review of Suspect Gun Database
Dec. 9, 2013 Extending the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988
Dec. 9, 2013 Extending the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988
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. 30, 2013 Judge Rejects Obama Administration Bid to Have Fast and Furious Case Dismissed, Clears Way for Case to Move Forward
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
April 17, 2013 Coats Joins Senators to Introduce Protecting Communities and Preserving Second Amendment Act
April 17, 2013 Grassley, Cruz Introduce Comprehensive Legislation That Targets Violent Criminals, Safeguards Second Amendment
April 17, 2013 Grassley, Cruz Introduce Comprehensive Legislation That Targets Violent Criminals, Safeguards Second Amendment
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 16, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
April 11, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
April 9, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Feb. 27, 2013 Grassley Statement at the Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013
Jan. 30, 2013 Grassley Opening Statement -- Committee Hearing on the Causes of Gun Violence
Jan. 29, 2013 Gun Control
Jan. 16, 2013 Grassley Statement on President Obama's Gun Violence Proposals
Dec. 17, 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut
Oct. 29, 2012 Issa, Grassley Report on "Fast and Furious' Finds Widespread Justice Department Management Failures
Oct. 5, 2012 Keeping Government Accountable
Sept. 27, 2012 Letter to The Honorable James M. Cole, Deputy Attorney General
Sept. 21, 2012 Sportsmen's Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 19, 2012 IG Report on Fast and Furious Released
Aug. 22, 2012 Issa and Grassley: Top ATF Official in Operation Fast and Furious Remains on Extended Paid Leave while Simultaneously Employed by Major Financial Services Company
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to Mr. B. Todd Jones, Acting Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
July 31, 2012 Congressional Investigators Release First Part of Final Joint Report on Operation Fast and Furious
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
July 20, 2012 CNN "John King, USA" - Transcript
July 9, 2012 Indictment, Reward in Brian Terry Murder Case
June 29, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ronald C. Machen, Jr., United States Attorney, District of Columbia, United States Department of Justice
June 20, 2012 Second Retraction of Fast and Furious Assertions
June 14, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
June 11, 2012 House Report Holding the Attorney General in Contempt of Congress
June 3, 2012 Q&A on Fast and Furious
April 26, 2012 ATF Releases New Firearms Data
Feb. 9, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Jan. 31, 2012 Grassley Reacts to New Fast and Furious Report
Jan. 5, 2012 New Document Dump Reiterates This Justice Department's Knowledge of Gunwalking
Dec. 14, 2011 Fast and Furious
Dec. 1, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism - The Fix Gun Checks Act: Better State and Federal Compliance, Smarter Enforcement"
Nov. 8, 2011 Grassley Reacts to Attorney General's Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee
Nov. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Hearing on the Department of Justice
Nov. 4, 2011 Letter to Daniel Inouye, Harold Rogers, Barbara Mikulski, Frank Wolf Second Amendment Protection
Nov. 1, 2011 Congressional Oversight
Nov. 1, 2011 Hearing of the Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Combating International Organized Crime: Evaluating Current Authorities, Tools and Resources
Oct. 31, 2011 New Gun Walking Documents Show Criminal Division Knew More than Previous Acknowledged
Oct. 25, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Holder
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