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Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition
March 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Response on ITAR Concerns at NASA Ames Research Center
March 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Open Government and Freedom of Information: Reinvigorating the Freedom of Information Act for the Digital Age
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Report of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board on Reforms to the Section 215 Telephone Records Program and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing on Data Breaches
Jan. 28, 2014 Reaction to the State of the Union Address
Dec. 20, 2013 Report Card for 113th Congress
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission - Keep Robust Rural Broadband Infrastructure Improvements
Oct. 8, 2013 Eye on the Prize: Feeding the World
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Grassley Seeks Clarification of DNI Clapper Testimony Before Senate Judiciary Committee
Oct. 2, 2013 Oversight of FISA Intelligence Gathering Authorities
Oct. 2, 2013 Grassley Comments on Director of National Intelligence Testimony before Senate Judiciary Committee
Sept. 16, 2013 Protecting the Rights of Reporters, Ensuring the Protection of National Security
March 11, 2013 Grassley Introduces Bill to Restore Consumer Choice for Cellphone Users
March 11, 2013 SJC Members Introduce Legislation To Restore Consumer Choice
Jan. 31, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 29, 2012 Looking for Balance in Electronic Communications Privacy Act Update
Nov. 14, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012
Oct. 11, 2012 Grassley, Thune Continue to Seek Answers on Federal Money to Battery Company With Chinese Investor
Oct. 5, 2012 Grassley Comments on Cybersecurity Staff Meeting at White House
Sept. 13, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting
Sept. 7, 2012 More Cost Overruns Plague FBI Computer Modernization Project
Aug. 14, 2012 Senators Issue Joint Statement on Cybersecurity
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to Zhang Yesui, Ambassador to the United States of the People's Republic of China
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to Akram Atallah, Interim CEO and President Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
July 25, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Margaret A. Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - On an Improved Forensic Science System
June 27, 2012 Senators Renew Push to Strengthen Cybersecurity
May 22, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 22, 2012 Statement of Senator Charles E. Grassley Before the United States Senate Federal Communications Commission/LightSquared
May 15, 2012 Grassley Seeks Response from NASA to Allegations Over Ames Research Center, Moffett Federal Airfield
April 10, 2012 Grassley, Turner Seek Estimate of Taxpayer Expenditure on LightSquared Interference Testing
March 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Majority and Minority Leaders
March 7, 2012 Grassley Expresses Disappointment over FCC's Blocked Access to Key Staff
March 6, 2012 Senator Grassley and Representative Issa Request Assessment from OMB of Federal Guidelines for Employee Personal Email Monitoring
March 1, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Cybersecurity
March 1, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Cybersecurity
Feb. 15, 2012 Grassley: FCC's Withdrawal of LightSquared Approval Still Leaves Major Accountability Gaps
Feb. 15, 2012 Grassley, Issa Seek Independent Review of FDA's Monitoring of "FDA Nine"
Jan. 30, 2012 Politico - How to Tackle Cybersecurity
Jan. 26, 2012 Grassley Seeks Fulfillment of FCC Chairman Commitment to Make Staff Available on LightSquared
Jan. 26, 2012 Letter to Julius Genachowski, Chairman of Federal Communications Commission
Jan. 23, 2012 Grassley Pursues Details of Questionable Contact Related to LightSquared
Jan. 18, 2012 Grassley on PIPA
Jan. 17, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
Jan. 11, 2012 Letters to Garmin, Trimble and John Deere, Regarding LightSquared
Dec. 14, 2011 FCC Holds--Lightsquared
Dec. 9, 2011 SEC Attention to LightSquared Investor Underscores Need for FCC Transparency
Dec. 9, 2011 Q&A on Holding the FCC Accountable
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