WASHINGTON DC (June 15, 2020)  Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) joined Sen Mike Rounds (R-SD) and 43 senators in sending a bipartisan letter to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza u

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WASHINGTON DC (June 11, 2020) —  Senators Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) and Joni Ernst (R-IA) today joined their colleagues Sens John Thune (R-SD), Mike Braun (R-IN), and Mike Rounds (R-SD) in introducing legislation that would extend for two years the F

WASHINGTON DC (June 11, 2020)  Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) today asked the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to create a comprehensive public database of funds distributed from the CARES Act to health-care providers in the effort to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

WASHINGTON DC (June 11, 2020)  The Senate passed the Concerns Over Nations Funding University Campus Institutes in the United States (CONFUCIUS) Act by unanimous consent, legislation supported by Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) and introduced by Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA).

WASHINGTON DC (June 11, 2020) Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA), Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR), House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone Jr (D-NJ), and House Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) commended the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for taking the first steps to address the needs of Medicaid-depe

WASHINGTON DC (June 10, 2020) Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) sent a letter to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue requesting that the Packers and Stockyards Division publicly release findings from its investigation into beef pricing margins following the fire at Tyson’s plant in Holcomb, Kansas.

WASHINGTON DC (June 10, 2020)  Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) are asking the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (HHS OIG) to issue alerts to providers and the public about the unlawful practices of some nursing homes that are requiring Medicaid recipients in their care to hand over thei

Q: What is the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program?

WASHINGTON DC (June 5, 2020)  According to an analysis released on June 4  by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), an extension of increased unemployment benefits would result in more unemployment and lower economic productivity in 2021 and would “weaken incentives to work as people compared the benefits available during unemployment