DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 13, 2020) — Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of World War II by joining Kevin Braafladt, the Army Sustainment Command Deputy Historian at The Rock Island Arsenal, in exploring the history of "Crossing the Rhine: The Battle of Remagen Bridge." The lecture will be held Wednesday, March 11, 3PM, at Eastern, 6000 Eastern Ave.

WASHINGTON DC (February 13, 2020) — Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) joined Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi (R-WY) in introducing bipartisan legislation to strengthen federal financial management by updating the Chief Financial Officers (CFO) Act of 1990. The CFO Act created a new foundation for federal financial management and established a fiscal management reporting and leadership structure.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 13, 2020) — Are you curious about what goes on behind the camera or the TV news-gathering process? Join us for another QC-Made tour as we learn in person at WHBF/KGCW/KLJB Studios.

We will meet at the WHBF/KGCW/KLJB Studios (231 18th St, Rock Island, IL) on Wednesday, March 11, at 3PM. Ramp parking is available at 16th St and 3rd Ave.

Space is limited and registration is required. Children must be supervised by an adult.

WASHINGTON DC (February 13, 2020) — Senators Charles "Chuck" Grassley (R-IA) and Joni Ernst (R-IA) today are seeking answers on how a suspected al Qaeda leader wanted for murdering two Iraqi police officers was able to receive refugee status in the United States and later become a US citizen.

DES MOINES, IOWA (February 13, 2020) — Governor Kim Reynolds signed SF2144, which allocates over $21 million to flood-recovery efforts and provides additional money to provide assistance to Glenwood Resource Center. SF2144 passed both the Iowa House and Senate unanimously.

WASHINGTON DC (February 13, 2020) — Prepared opening statement by Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee hearing on the President’s fiscal year 2021 budget:

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I want to welcome our witness, the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, the Honorable Alex Azar.

I appreciate SecAzar appearing before the committee to discuss President Trump’s budget for fiscal year 2021.

LORETTO, PENNSYLVANIA (February 13, 2020) — Charles Pelsang, Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering major from Blue Grass, Iowa, was named to the Dean's List at Saint Francis University. Pelsang was among more than 700 students who earned a spot on one of the honors lists for the fall 2019 semester.

WASHINGTON DC (February 13, 2020) — Representative Dave Loebsack announced today that he will kick off a new round of his Coffee with Your Congressman tour with stops in Bettendorf and Clinton. At each stop, Rep Loebsack will be available to chat with constituents about issues of concern, answer questions, and provide casework assistance.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 13, 2020) —

New Exhibit: Power Frauen — Opening Sunday, February 16

In the year 2020, we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment — that which guaranteed women the right to vote.

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