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Chuck Grassley's Public Statements on Issue: Executive Branch

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
June 27, 2014 Q&A: Checks and Balances
June 26, 2014 Recess Appointments
March 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Response on ITAR Concerns at NASA Ames Research Center
Feb. 19, 2014 Blog: Is the Justice Department Inspector General's Office Violating Whistleblower Law?
July 23, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 17, 2013 Executive Session
June 4, 2013 Latest Presidential Nominee With Offshore Accounts
May 15, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Complete Cooperation into IRS Investigation
May 2, 2013 Grassley Comment on Pritzker Nomination
March 26, 2013 Grassley Statement on New Secret Service Director
March 7, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Effects of the Sequester
March 1, 2013 Unsatisfactory Response from Justice Department on "Too Big to Jail"
Feb. 27, 2013 Executive Session
Feb. 26, 2013 Grassley Opposes Treasury, HHS Nominees in Committee
Feb. 13, 2013 Treasury secretary nominee still unfamiliar with Ugland House
Feb. 12, 2013 Reaction to the State of the Union Address
Feb. 8, 2013 Jack Lew, Cayman Islands
Sept. 26, 2012 Hatch, Colleagues File Amicus Brief in Suit Over Unconstitutional NLRB Recess Appointments
Sept. 19, 2012 Grassley on the Disclosure of Tax Returns by Administration Officials
July 30, 2012 Lifting of Objection
July 30, 2012 Executive Session
July 3, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
June 28, 2012 House Vote on Contempt, Subpoena on Fast and Furious
June 20, 2012 Executive Privilege, Fast and Furious
June 20, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 15, 2012 Grassley Comments on Obama Decision to Halt Deportations and Issue Work Permits for Those in the Country Illegally
April 27, 2012 Grassley Reacts to New Secret Service Conduct Rules
April 26, 2012 New Allegations of Secret Service Misconduct
March 15, 2012 Syria
March 13, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "The Freedom of Information Act: Safeguarding Critical Infrastructure Information and the Public's Right to Know"
March 13, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Freedom of Information Act: Safeguarding Critical Infrastructure Information and the Public's Right to Know
Feb. 3, 2012 Senate GOP to Challenge President's "Recess' Appointments
Jan. 23, 2012 Q&A on Controversial Recess Appointments
Jan. 8, 2012 Accountability Needed
Jan. 6, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Nov. 8, 2011 Executive Session
Nov. 1, 2011 Newsmax - 27 GOP Reps Join Call for Holder's Resignation
July 7, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States
June 28, 2011 Stealth Survey
May 12, 2011 Ranking Member Grassley statement on the nomination of Donald B. Verrilli, Jr., to be Solicitor General of the United States
May 12, 2011 Grassley comments on President's announcement to seek two-year extension to the term of FBI Director
May 9, 2011 Cole Nomination
May 4, 2011 Court Vacancies
April 7, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary - "Faster FOIA: Seeking Greater Transparency in the Executive Branch"
Feb. 7, 2011 Senator Rand Paul Introduces REINS Act
July 30, 2010 Grassley Seeks Promised Information from CMS Administrator Berwick
July 15, 2010 Letter to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus
April 19, 2010 Executive Session
April 5, 2010 Office of Government Ethics Releases Lobbyist Report
March 27, 2010 President's Recess Appointments Short-circuit Finance Committee Vetting of Two Nominees
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