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Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Issue Position: International Diplomacy
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: War on Terrorism
Aug. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Overdue Whistleblower Report
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration Request
July 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance
July 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration Request
June 18, 2014 Letter to Lt. Gen. James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Monitoring Holders of Security Clearances
June 12, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 11, 2014 Senators Introduce Bill to Close Catch-and-Release Loophole
June 11, 2014 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the May 31, 2014, Transfer of Five Detainees From the Detention Facility At United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Department of Homeland Security
June 10, 2014 Grassley Joins Resolution Calling for Investigation into National Security Impact of Gitmo Detainee Transfer
June 9, 2014 Grassley Presses for Details on Release of More Than 100 Individuals Convicted of Homicide Awaiting Deportation Proceedings
June 9, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security
May 22, 2014 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Justice - Regarding Claims of Discrimination Against Supervisors at the FBI
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - FBI Oversight
May 21, 2014 Executive Session
May 20, 2014 White House Dodges Reporter Question on Barron Drone Memo
April 28, 2014 The Scoop: Seeking Answers on Asylum Policies
April 24, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Grassley, Goodlatte Press for Answers on Student Visa Holder/Asylum Seeker Who Allegedly Intended to Attack School and Federal Building
April 14, 2014 Letter to John O. Brennan, Director of Central Intelligence Agency and Lt. Gen. James R. Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Congressional Notifications Should be Unclassified to Allow Public Debate
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
March 20, 2014 Intelligence, Law Enforcement Agencies Don't Report Personal Trips Taken on Federal Aircraft, GSA Fails to Follow-up
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
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. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate - Allow A Senate Vote On Iran Sanctions
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection's Removal of Individuals from Watchlist
Feb. 3, 2014 Tougher Sentences on Perpetrators of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
Jan. 22, 2014 Striking the Right Balance
Jan. 17, 2014 Grassley Comments on President Obama's Speech on NSA Surveillance Activities
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Federal Emergency Management Administration Administrator Craig Fugate - Revisit Decision Regarding Rural Electric Cooperatives Post-Disaster Reconstruction
Dec. 20, 2013 EB-5 Visa Program Faces Tough Questions
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
Dec. 17, 2013 Mayorkas Nomination
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director John Sandweg - Internal Memo Outlines National Security Concerns with EB-5 Immigration Program
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Grassley Seeks Clarification of DNI Clapper Testimony Before Senate Judiciary Committee
Oct. 3, 2013 Statement from the Office of Sen. Chuck Grassley on the Capitol Hill Shooting Incident
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. 26, 2013 NSA Inspector General Responds to Grassley about Intentional Surveillance of Americans
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Inspector General Charles McCullough III, Director of National Intelligence - Surveillance Authorities
Sept. 16, 2013 Protecting the Rights of Reporters, Ensuring the Protection of National Security
Sept. 4, 2013 Grass Roots Representation
Aug. 27, 2013 Letter to Inspector General George Ellard, Inspector General, NSA - Intentional Abuse of NSA Authorities
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Alejandro Mayorkas - Nomination Hearing
July 24, 2013 Grassley Raises Concerns about National Security, Immigration Program, Nominee
June 17, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
March 20, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
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