WASHINGTON DC (March 21, 2019) — Iowans, including families, farmers, and businesses, looking for resources or information following the devastating flooding in the state can find a frequently-updated page on Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley’s website at grassley.senate.gov/flooding. That information can also be found below.

DES MOINES, IOWA (March 21, 2019) —

DAVENPORT — Speak at Naturalization Ceremony


WHAT: State Representative Dave Loebsack will speak at the Naturalization Ceremony to help welcome new citizens of the US

WHERE: Federal Courthouse, 131 E 4th Street

TIME: Ceremony begins at 1:30PM


DAVENPORT — Attend St. Alphonsus Lenten Fish Fry


JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 21, 2019) — Season 8 of Iowa Public Television's "Iowa Ingredient" will feature sizzling new episodes exploring fresh ingredients grown in Iowa, the passionate farmers who produce them and the creative chefs who cook with them. The new season premieres Thursday, April 4 at 6:30PM and Saturday, April 6 at 11:30AM.

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS (March 21, 2019) — This week, Representative Terry McCombie’s House Bill 1634, which allows misdemeanor DUI convictions to be sealed after ten years under very specific circumstances, passed the House Judicial-Criminal Committee.

Under this legislation, an individual would be able to have their DUI sealed if they meet specific unique criteria.

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS (March 21, 2019) — As March Madness heats up, a battle to determine Abraham Lincoln’s greatest words is getting underway, too. The public can vote on 32 of his most famous quotes, eliminating them one at a time until a champion emerges.

DES MOINES, IOWA (March 21, 2019) — Governor Kim Reynolds will be joined by United States Airforce Secretary Heather Wilson and US Senator Joni Ernst to sign HF288, a bill that expedites the process for military spouses to obtain an occupational license in Iowa.

The following event is open to credentialed members of the media:

DES MOINES, IOWA (March 21, 2019) — Today, the State of Iowa Judicial Nominating Commission posted the interview schedule for the thirty Iowans who have applied to fill the two vacancies on the Iowa Court of Appeals that occurred when Chief Judge David Danilson retired on January 4, 2019, and Judge Christopher McDonald filled the Supreme Court vacancy on March 7, 2019.

WASHINGTON DC (March 21, 2019) — US Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa and Ranking Member Ron Wyden of Oregon wrote to the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (HHS OIG) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding physician-owned distributorships’ (PODs) potential failure to disclose physician ownership interests and related payments as required by the Physician Payment Sunshine Act.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 21, 2019) –– Gilda’s Club is now accepting participants interested in the Enhancing Connections program for cancer patients with children. This five-session program will meet bi-weekly at Gilda’s Club (1234 East River Drive, Davenport), starting April 3, 2019.

The program includes ways you can:

WASHINGTON DC (March 20, 2019) — Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa is renewing scrutiny of a federal program created to support law-enforcement officers disabled or killed in the line of duty. The Public Safety Officers Benefits Program has been marked by delayed and inconsistent responses to officers and their families seeking disability or death benefits.