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Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Issue Position: Protecting Our Homeland Security
July 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance
June 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nomination of Peter Kadzik to Be Assistant Attorney General and the Taliban 5
June 12, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
May 8, 2014 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Feb. 19, 2014 Blog: A Better Approach on Military Retired Pay
Feb. 6, 2014 Ahead of Sexual Assault Vote Expected on Senate Floor Next Week, Bipartisan Group of Senators, Survivors, Advocates Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
Jan. 10, 2014 U.S. Naval Academy Selects Walker Student
Dec. 20, 2013 Sens. Warner, Collins, Kaine, & Grassley Legislation to Protect Military Whistleblowers Passes Congress
Dec. 9, 2013 Q&A on Military Reform
Dec. 3, 2013 Strengthening Military Whistleblower Protections
Nov. 21, 2013 Sens. Warner, Collins, Kaine & Grassley Introduce Legislation to Protect Military Whistleblowers
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Grassley Continues Work for Passage of Military Justice Reform for Sexual Assault Cases
Nov. 19, 2013 Generals, Veterans, Advocates and Sexual Assualt Survivors Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
July 16, 2013 Rand Paul and Ted Cruz Join Gillibrand, Boxer, Grassley Effort to Create Independent, Non-Biased Military Justice System for Victims of Sexual Assault When Defense Bill Comes to Senate Floor This Month
June 14, 2013 Politico - Kirsten Gillibrand And Military Sexual Assault: 5 Things To Watch
May 16, 2013 Gillibrand, Collins, Boxer, Johanns, Benishek, Gabbard, Begich, Blumenthal, Coons, Franken, Hirono, Mikulski, Pryor, Schatz, Shaheen, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Hanna, Sinema, Joined by Service Members Victimized by Sexual Assault in Announcing Bicameral Legislation Reforming Military Justice System
July 26, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Feb. 29, 2012 Military Detention
Feb. 23, 2012 Grassley Continues Efforts to Strengthen Hand of Military Whistleblowers
Feb. 9, 2012 Iowa Congressional Delegation Meeting with the Secretary of the Air Force
Dec. 7, 2011 King, Grassley Meet With Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Officials Regarding Bible Ban at Military Hospital
July 21, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Leon Panetta
April 8, 2011 Grassley: Military and Civilian Support Personnel Should Be Paid If Government Shuts Down
April 8, 2011 Grassley Addresses a Possible Government Shutdown
April 4, 2011 Military Commission To Be Used For Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Co-Conspirators
Feb. 8, 2011 Grassley: Sioux Center Student Secures Appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy
Dec. 28, 2010 Letter to Major General Carla G. Hawley-Bowland, Commanding General United States Army, North Atlantic Regional Medical Command
Dec. 7, 2010 Reid, McConnell, Baucus, Grassley Introduce Legislation to Ensure Seniors, Military Families Continue Access to High-Quality Doctors
Nov. 18, 2010 Baucus, Grassley Announce Deal to Ensure Seniors, Military Families Continue Access to High-Quality Doctors
Sept. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric Holder, U.S. Attorney General
Sept. 23, 2010 Grassley: Delay in Tax Increase Prevention Votes is Dereliction of Duty
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Effects on the Military and Veterans Community
Sept. 22, 2010 Grassley Highlights Testimony of Iowa Small Business Owner Who Employs Military Reservists, Veterans
Aug. 3, 2010 Executive Session
July 23, 2010 Q & A: United States Service Academies
June 29, 2010 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript
June 23, 2010 Grassley African American Revolutionary War Patriot Memorial Measure Moves Out of Committee
June 16, 2010 Grassley: IRS Hires More Than 1,000 Veterans for Three Consecutive Years, Fulfilling and Exceeding his Request
May 25, 2010 Grassley Joins Bipartisan Legislation to Create Job Opportunities for Veterans
Feb. 24, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Gitmo Detainees
Feb. 16, 2010 Overdue Compensation for Iowa National Guard Members
Feb. 12, 2010 Op-Ed: In Age of Terror, Do Foreign Suspects Deserve Civilian Trials?
Nov. 18, 2009 Transcription of Senator Grassley's Conference Call with Iowa Reporters
Nov. 10, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Continued
Nov. 9, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Nov. 6, 2009 Grassley: Military Personnel Soon Will Benefit from First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit
Oct. 28, 2009 Grassley Works to Help Military Personnel With First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit
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