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Column: Funding the nation’s common defense

December 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen. Churck Grassley

WASHINGTON — Among the objectives named in the preamble of the Constitution, the Founders specified one of the primary responsibilities of governance for the newly formed republic is to provide for the nation’s com…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Funding the nation’s common defense

December 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen. Churck Grassley

WASHINGTON — Among the objectives named in the preamble of the Constitution, the Founders specified one of the primary responsibilities of governance for the newly formed republic is to provide for the nation’s com…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Assault on ethanol misses its mark

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley

WASHINGTON — As its market share dips, Big Oil is doubling down to swat down its perennial piñata. This time around, petroleum producers and food conglomerates are using environmental groups as political cover to g…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Assault on ethanol misses its mark

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley

WASHINGTON — As its market share dips, Big Oil is doubling down to swat down its perennial piñata. This time around, petroleum producers and food conglomerates are using environmental groups as political cover to g…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Reeling in patent trolls

September 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley

WASHINGTON — The resilient U.S. economy owes in large measure its global reputation for prosperity to the ideas, innovation and invention rooted deeply in our American heritage.
Flourishing from free-marketplace…continue reading on dglobe.com

Grassley visits Sibley-Ocheyedan High School

August 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — For 33 years, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley has been visiting each of his state’s 99 counties on an annual basis in an effort to connect with his constituents.On Wednesday, Grassley made an Osceola County stop, engaging Sibley-Ocheyedan Hi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Ex-Grassley staffer to run for Senate

June 2, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

VAN METER, Iowa (AP) Republican David Young, who was U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley’s top aide, is running for Iowa’s other U.S. Senate seat in 2014. Continue Reading

Column; Drought underscores reason for new farm bill

September 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Not surprisingly, the fall-out from the harshest drought in five decades has yielded many questions about the stalled passage of the farm and food bill Continue Reading

Grassley hosts town meeting in George

July 2, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

GEORGE, Iowa While the United States doesn’t face the fiscal disorder of Greece or Spain, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley said Monday morning, that doesn’t mean Americans shouldn’t be concerned. Continue Reading

Grassley speaks in Spirit Lake

March 24, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa After beginning his presentation with a short statement, Sen. Chuck Grassley turned over his Thursday afternoon town meeting at Wesley Place to the approximately 75 people in attendance. Continue Reading