JOHNSTON, IOWA (June 18, 2019) — Dr Chad Overman has provided one-on-one care for patients and led the optometry practice for Walmart, the world's largest retailer. Now he brings his multi-channel optometry business background to Delta Dental of Iowa as the first-ever director of vision benefits.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (June 18, 2019) — Trees Forever recognizes Iowa Nut Growers Association (INGA) with the Outstanding Group and Organization Award. Mary Ellen Miller accepted the award on behalf of INGA during the Iowa City Annual Celebration and Award Dinner on June 13 at the Celebration Farm (located at 4696 Robin Woods Lane NE, Iowa City).

TOPEKA, KANSAS (June 18, 2019) — Jill Wright of Illinois City is one of more than 600 students named to the spring 2019 President's List at Washburn University. Washburn University is proud of these students and their commitment to excellence.

To qualify for the President's List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 4.0.


MOLINE, ILLINOIS (June 18, 2019) —

WHAT: Press conference to announce a grant award to the River Bend Foodbank for $1,300,227 from John Deere.

WHERE: TaxSlayer Center, Parking Lot, 1201 River Dr, Moline, IL.

WHEN: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 9AM.

WASHINGTON DC (June 18, 2019) — Prepared Floor Remarks by Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley of Iowa on the 10th Anniversary of Gross v FBL Financial Services:


Today is the 10th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Gross v FBL Financial Services.

The court ruled that employees who face age-discrimination have to meet a higher standard of proof than workers who face discrimination based on other factors.

WASHINGTON – Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck Grassley" today joined Senator Maggie Hassan, Ranking Member of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management, in urging President Donald Trump to swiftly nominate qualified individuals to fill critical inspector general (IG) vacancies across the federal government.

WASHINGTON DC (June 17, 2019) — The State Department has identified 23 violations and seven infractions in its ongoing review of the mishandling of classified information associated with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a non-government e-mail-server for official business.