WASHINGTON DC (April 18, 2019) —

Q: What is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day?

A: For nearly two decades, prescribed pain-pills have fueled the nation’s opioid crisis. According to combined data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, an annual average 10.7 million Americans misused controlled prescription-pain relievers in the past year.

WASHINGTON DC (April 18, 2019) — Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa, former chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, released the following statement regarding Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report of investigation.

WASHINGTON DC (April 18, 2019) — Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa today released the following statement regarding the US International Trade Commission’s report on the economic impact of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the renegotiated trade-deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

WASHINGTON DC (April 18, 2019) — Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa will speak about his work as chairman of the Senate Finance Committee on prescription-drug pricing and the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act of 2019 on Thursday, April 25, at the 2019 Global Insurance Symposium at the Community Choice Credit Union C

WASHINGTON DC (April 17, 2019) — Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa joined Sens Joni Ernst of Iowa and Debbie Stabenow of Michigan in sending a bipartisan letter urging US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue to utilize a department-wide National Water Quality Initiative to prioritize conservation measures in the 2018 Farm Bill to address water quality.

WASHINGTON DC (April 17, 2019) — I thank the Environment and Public Works Committee for holding and Senator [Joni] Ernst for chairing this important field hearing on oversight of the Corps’ management of the Missouri River.

WASHINGTON DC (April 16, 2019) — Three Senate committee chairmen are calling on the Justice Department to provide previously-sought information related to the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email-server investigation. DOJ initially refused to furnish the information, citing the ongoing special-counsel investigation.

WASHINGTON DC (April 15, 2019) — Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa released the following statement in response to the European Union’s announcement that its mandate for a trade-agreement with the United States excludes agriculture.

“The US-EU trade-relationship is a significant one. The decisions made in any bilateral-agreement between the US and EU impact economies around the world. With so much at stake, it’s important to get it right.

WASHINGTON DC (April 15, 2019) — Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa sent a letter to National Science Foundation (NSF) Director France A Córdova seeking information regarding the processes in place at NSF to detect and deter threats to NSF-supported research.