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Aug. 12, 2016 Ernst, Johnson Statement on Report Finding Evidence of Overly Optimistic Intelligence Reporting at CENTCOM Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 15, 2016 Ernst, Boxer, Rubio Resolution Expressing Need to Arm the Iraqi Kurds Passes Senate Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Raymond E. Mabus Jr., Secretary of the Navy- Seeking Answers on Naval Navigational Deficiencies Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Ashton B. Carter, Secretary of Defense, Department of Defense- End Reliance on Russian-Made Helicopters for Afghan National Defense and Security Forces Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 12, 2016 Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015--Continued Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
July 12, 2016 Daines, Senate Freshmen Decry Democratic Filibuster of Critical Troop Funding Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
July 7, 2016 National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015 Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
June 28, 2016 Sen. Ernst Supports Military, Veterans Administration Appropriations; Measure to Combat Zika Virus Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
June 20, 2016 Senator Ernst Votes to Prevent Terrorists from Obtaining Weapons Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
June 9, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2017 Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 27, 2016 Grassley Reiterates Concerns About DOD Task Force Spending, Expresses Concern Over Apparent Attempts to Marginalize Watchdog Oversight of Defense Department Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
May 26, 2016 Committee Passes Ayotte-Ernst Measures To Protect U.S. From Foreign Fighters Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 25, 2016 Senators Introduce NDAA Amendment to Strengthen Cybersecurity Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 25, 2016 Senators Introduce NDAA Amendment to Strengthen Cybersecurity Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
May 19, 2016 Young Amendment to Protect Service Members from Fraud, ID Theft Included in House Passed Bill Rep. David Young Washington, DC
May 12, 2016 Ernst Supports Critical Provisions for Nuclear Security Programs Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 12, 2016 Several Ernst Measures Included in National Defense Authorization Act Markup Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 3, 2016 The Hill - Troops Question Rules for ISIS Medal Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
April 28, 2016 Bustos-Duckworth-Loebsack Rock Island Arsenal-Strengthening Provisions Included in New Defense Budget Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
April 19, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Mac Thornberry, Chairman House Armed Services, The Honorable Adam Smith, Ranking Member House Armed Sevices, The honorable J. Randy Forbes, Chairman House Armed Services Committee, The Honorable Joe Courtney, Ranking Member House Armed Services Committee - Support for LCS Program Rep. Rod Blum Unknown
April 7, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act Of 2015 Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
April 6, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015--Motion to Proceed Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
March 29, 2016 Letter to the Hon. John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee; Hon. Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee; Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee; Hon. Richard Durbin, Ranking Member of the Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee; Hon. Mac Thornberry, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee; Hon. Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Defense; Hon. Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee; the Hon. Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee, Defense - Request for Additional Black Hawks in President's Budget Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
March 22, 2016 Afghanistan Watchdog Confirms Audit of Defense Department Task Force Spending, Per Grassley's Request Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
March 18, 2016 Ernst Co-Sponsors Legislation to Impose Tough Sanctions On Iran in Response to Ballistic Missile Violations Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
March 18, 2016 Standing Up Against ISIS Rep. David Young Unknown
March 17, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations - Renew Funding Ban for UN Arms Trade Treaty in FY 2017 Appropriations Bills Rep. Rod Blum Washington, DC
Feb. 12, 2016 Ernst Leads Bipartisan Call for Increased Response, Humanitarian Aid to the Kurdistan Regional Government Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, D.C.
Feb. 10, 2016 Ernst Votes to Expand Sanctions on North Korea Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, D.C.
Nov. 5, 2015 Sen. Ernst Supports Critical Funding for Our Troops Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, D.C.
Oct. 22, 2015 Sen. Ernst Votes to Protect Funding for our Men and Women in Uniform Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Oct. 7, 2015 Five Ernst Provisions Included In NDAA Conference Report Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Oct. 6, 2015 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren"- Transcript: Sen. Joni Ernst: The Obama Administration Has no Clear, Coherent Strategy in Afghanistan Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
Oct. 1, 2015 Ernst Supports Critical Funding for Military, America's Veterans and Families Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Ernst, Johnson Statement on the Administration's Alleged Manipulation of Intelligence Assessments Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Sept. 22, 2015 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General for Government Accountability Office - Internet Domain Names Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
Sept. 22, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense - Regarding Altered Syrian Intel Rep. David Young Washington, DC
Sept. 21, 2015 Ernst Makes Clay County Fair stop on 99-county Tour Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
Sept. 17, 2015 Ernst, 46 Additional Senators, Introduce Resolution to Nullify Expanded WOTUS Definition Harmful Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Aug. 10, 2015 The Scoop: Broken Bookkeeping at the Pentagon Sen. Charles Grassley Unknown
Aug. 4, 2015 Grassley Outlines Debacle Behind Marine Corps Audit Failure, Defense Department Office of Inspector General's Pivotal Role Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Armed Services Committee and Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - Concerns Surrounding the Transfer of Military Property Rep. David Loebsack Unknown
July 9, 2015 Letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Armed Services Committee and Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - Concerns Surrounding the Transfer of Military Property Rep. Steve King Unknown
July 9, 2015 Letter to Mac Thornberry, Chairman of House Armed Services Committee, Adam Smith, Ranking Member of House Armed Services Committee, Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittte,and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - National Guard Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to Mac Thornberry, Chairman of House Armed Services Committee, Adam Smith, Ranking Member of House Armed Services Committee, Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittte,and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - National Guard Rep. Steve King Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to Mac Thornberry, Chairman of House Armed Services Committee, Adam Smith, Ranking Member of House Armed Services Committee, Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittte,and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - National Guard Rep. David Young Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Armed Services Committee and Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - Concerns Surrounding the Transfer of Military Property Rep. David Young Unknown
July 9, 2015 Letter to Mac Thornberry, Chairman of House Armed Services Committee, Adam Smith, Ranking Member of House Armed Services Committee, Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittte,and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member of House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - National Guard Rep. Rod Blum Washington, DC
July 9, 2015 Letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Armed Services Committee and Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - Concerns Surrounding the Transfer of Military Property Rep. Rod Blum Unknown
June 16, 2015 National Defense Authorization Act for Fisal Year 2016 Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
June 16, 2015 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
June 15, 2015 Providing Assistance to Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
June 12, 2015 Weekly Report: Partisan Plan Threatens Military Pay Rep. David Young Unknown
May 15, 2015 Bustos, Loebsack Provision To Boost Rock Island Arsenal Passes House Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
May 15, 2015 Loebsack Authored Provisions Included in 2016 Defense Policy Bill Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
May 14, 2015 Sen. Ernst Statement on Completion of National Defense Authorization Act Markup Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
May 14, 2015 Providing for Further Consideration of H. R. 1735, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 Rep. Steve King Washington, DC
May 13, 2015 Grassley and Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Combat Nuclear Terrorism and Proliferation Sen. Charles Grassley Washington DC
May 6, 2015 Fight Against ISIS Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
May 5, 2015 Sen. Ernst Stresses Importance of A-10 Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
May 5, 2015 Boxer, Ernst Introduce Legislation to Arm the Kurds in Support of Fight Against ISIS Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
April 30, 2015 Leahy, Coons, Ernst bill would strengthen State Partnership Program Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
April 30, 2015 Make It At Home Act Amendment Included In FY2016 National Defense Authorization Act Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
April 30, 2015 King Responds to Amnesty Amendment Added to NDAA Rep. Steve King Washington, DC
April 29, 2015 Bustos, Duckworth, Loebsack Announce "Make It At Home Act" Included In Defense Authorization Act Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
April 28, 2015 Bustos, Duckworth, Loebsack Introduce "Make It At Home Act" To Increase Workload At Rock Island Arsenal Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
April 27, 2015 Letter to Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense - Aviation Restructure Initiative Rep. David Loebsack Unknown
March 25, 2015 Marine Corps Audit Opinion Withdrawal Underscores Need for Pentagon Accounting Reform Sen. Charles Grassley Unknown
March 12, 2015 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - U.S. Equipment Provided in Iraq Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
Feb. 20, 2015 Young: All Options on Table in Fight Against Islamic State Rep. David Young Washington, DC
Feb. 20, 2015 KMA Land - Young Talks About the War with ISIS Rep. David Young Shenandoah, IA
Feb. 19, 2015 Iowa State Daily - Iowa Lawmakers React to Obama's War Request Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
Feb. 19, 2015 Iowa State Daily - Iowa Lawmakers React to Obama's War Request Rep. David Young Washington, DC
Feb. 19, 2015 Iowa State Daily - Iowa Lawmakers React to Obama's War Request Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
Feb. 19, 2015 Iowa State Daily - Iowa Lawmakers React to Obama's War Request Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Feb. 12, 2015 Sen. Ernst Supports Restricting Transfers of Guantanamo Bay Detainees Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
Feb. 12, 2015 Grassley to Continue Pressing for Accurate DoD Audits Under New Secretary Sen. Charles Grassley Unknown
Feb. 11, 2015 Sen. Joni Ernst Statement on Obama's Proposed AUMF Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
Feb. 11, 2015 Iowa Congressman David Young on the President's Request for an Authorization for the Use of Military Force Rep. David Young Washington, DC
Feb. 10, 2015 Sen. Joni Ernst Supports Dr. Ashton Carter Nomination Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
Feb. 5, 2015 Sen. Joni Ernst Questions Dr. Ashton Carter at Senate Armed Services Committee Nomination Hearing Sen. Joni Ernst Washington DC
Feb. 4, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State and Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urgent Support to Jordan in Fight Against ISIL Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Feb. 4, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the State, and Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Operations Against ISIS/ISIL Sen. Joni Ernst Washington, DC
Jan. 20, 2015 Politico - GOP Response Transcript: Joni Ernst GOP Response Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
Dec. 4, 2014 Loebsack Provisions Included in 2015 Defense Policy Bill Pass House Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
Nov. 10, 2014 Letter to Chairman Durbin, Vice Chairman Cochran, Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, and Chairman Frelinghuysen, Vice Chairman Visclosky, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense - Support for Triton Rep. David Loebsack Washington, DC
Oct. 20, 2014 Simon Conway & Joni Ernst Respond to Congressman Braley Surrogate's Attack on Joni's Patriotism Sen. Joni Ernst Des Moines, IA
Oct. 3, 2014 Ernst: "My Opponent Doesn't Even Know What He Voted On" Sen. Joni Ernst Des Moines, IA
Sept. 30, 2014 Election 2014 Iowa Senate Debate Transcript: Question on Foreign Threats Facing the US Sen. Joni Ernst Unknown
Sept. 17, 2014 Staci Appel's Extreme Position on Passports for Terrorists at Odds with Even the Obama Administration Rep. David Young Des Moines, IA
Sept. 16, 2014 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 Rep. Steve King Washington, DC
Sept. 11, 2014 Grassley Reaction to President's Statement on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) Sen. Charles Grassley Unknown
Sept. 10, 2014 Joni Ernst Releases Statement in Response to the President's Address to the Nation Sen. Joni Ernst Des Moines, IA
Sept. 10, 2014 David Young Responds to Tonight's Address by President Obama Rep. David Young Van Meter, IA
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 Rep. Steve King Washington, DC
June 13, 2014 Letter to Robert Hale, Under Secretary and Chief Financial Officer of the Department of Defense, and Jon T. Rymer, Inspector General of the Department of Defense - Defense Department Plugging Numbers Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
June 13, 2014 Senators Press Defense Department to End "Plugging" Numbers Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
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