Tag Archives: Chuck Grassley

Iowa’s Joni Ernst One of Congress’ Biggest Recipients of NRA Support

iowainformer.com/politics/2017/10/nra-backed-iowa-congress-members-offer-thoughts-and-prayers-to-las-vegas-victims/ The five GOP members of Iowa’s congressional delegation have consistently opposed proposals to strengthen regulations against guns including ones for stronger background checks. They have all earned “A” ratings (or “AQ” ratings, an equivalent rating based on questionnaire responses … Continue reading

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Iowa’s Small Towns and Rural Communities Will Be Hit Hardest By Trumpcare


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Call Senators Ernst and Grassley

Thank you Dave Bradley for compiling this handy list.  Call, call, call if you’ve had it with Republicans.  The senate will vote next on repealing the Affordable Care Act. Numbers to contact the Ernst Offices: Washington, DC     (202) 224-3254 … Continue reading

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Ernst, Grassley Vote To Repeal The Affordable Care Act

Dave Bradley and I met with a Joni Ernst staffer Wednesday. We expressed our concerns about what the senator was going to do as far as her vote on repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). We shared … Continue reading

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Grassley’s Off-The-Wall Comment About Trump And Sainthood Could Help Judge

Iowa’s senior senator attempted to minimize Trump’s lewd comments with this absurd remark.  Will he be held accountable in this election for his steadfast support of Donald Trump?   You don’t have to wait until election day to vote in Iowa.  … Continue reading

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Encountering Chuck Grassley

The conventions dispersed and the road home was ahead as Blog for Iowa writers engaged with Senator Chuck Grassley last Friday. Both Trish Nelson, in a chance meeting in Mount Pleasant, and Dave Bradley, at a town hall event in … Continue reading

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Catch Chuck Grassley This Week In Iowa – Washington, Columbus Junction Town Halls

ICYMI: Important information from ProgressIowa Everyone has heard of Chuck Grassley’s 99 County Tour, right? It’s hard not to, as much as he talks about it. But there’s a funny thing about that claim: most of his county events are … Continue reading

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Grassley #Doyourjob Rallies At Six Locations In Iowa

Action Alert from Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO:  Rallies on Tuesday, July 19 – the 125th day of obstruction for Merrick Garland, longer than any Supreme Court nominee in U.S. history. 6 locations, some details still to be confirmed: WHERE: … Continue reading

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VOTE Today For A Democrat To Retire Grassley/#byebyechuck

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NRA Should Not Pick SCOTUS

Action Alert from Iowans for Gun Safety: Thanks to the influence of the gun lobby, US Senators (including Grassley and Ernst) have vowed to deny President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee a hearing—never mind an up or down vote. But the … Continue reading

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