Prepared Senate Floor Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

Bipartisan Congressional Oversight

Delivered on December 6, 2017


Mr. President, I have been doing oversight of the executive branch for a very long time.

Blackhawk Chapter ABATE of Illinois, Inc held elections for the 2018 Board of Directors on Sunday December 10th, 2017. The results are as follows:

President: Jerry West

Vice President: Greg Dorr

Secretary: Lisa Nicoletto

Treasurer: Kelly Carlson

Membership Coordinator: Penny West

Activities Coordinator: Michael Brown

Public Relations Coordinator: Ken Cash

Legislative Coordinator: Tim Wassell

Grassley, Klobuchar Seek Answers on Prescription Drug Importation Policies

Pending closure of federal housing project in Cairo spurs action

CAIRO (Dec. 16, 2017) — Gov. Bruce Rauner today announced an upcoming job and resource fair intended to assist those who are being displaced from a federal housing project in Cairo.

More than $3.7 Billion in Taxpayer Funds Recouped from Fraudsters in 2017 Alone                                                                                                                   

On February 26, both Iowa State Senate and House of Representatives in Des Moines will start their respective sessions with Hindu prayers, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture.


MOLINE, Illinois (Dec. 18, 2017) — As part of its Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays campaign, Moline Hy-Vee employees and local first responders distributed 500 Hormel® Cure 81® hams on Tuesday, Dec. 19, to benefit families in need this holiday season.

Gov. Rauner pops the first Illinois Bicentennial Pepsi can

MARION (Dec. 15, 2017) — Gov. Bruce Rauner today joined Pepsi MidAmerica COO John Rains to unveil the limited edition Illinois Bicentennial Pepsi can and pop open the first edition to come off the production line.

ST. CHARLES, Iowa – Wildwood Hills Ranch, with the generous support of Heart of America Group, raised more than $280,000 this fall from two fundraising events: the Wild About the Child Barn Dance hosted at Veritas Stables in Davenport, IA and a Thanksgiving buffet at The Machine Shed in Urbandale, IA.

Senior FBI staffs’ “insurance policy” and “Hillary” texts raise specter of political Influence