(Washington, D.C., January 30, 2018) – U.S Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded President Trump’s invitation of David Dahlberg, a U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service firefighter, to attend the President’s State of the Union address. David is being honored for his courageous actions during the historic wildfire season of 2017. He will observe the President’s speech while seated with First Lady Melania Trump.

Prepared Floor Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

On the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

January 29, 2018

VIDEO

Davenport, IA – This month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized a Quad Cities
coalition, the Food Rescue Partnership, as one of its 2017 Food Recovery Challenge (FRC) Regional
Award winners.

Each year the FRC selects national and regional winners based on their wasted food prevention and
diversion activities. The Food Rescue Partnership was selected as an award winner in Region 7.

Local Quad Cities Business Selected by Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World

SPRINGFIELD (Jan. 12, 2018) – Governor Bruce Rauner took action today on the following bill:

Bill No.: HB 171

An Act Concerning Local Government

Action: Vetoed

Veto Message for HB 171

January 12, 2018

To the Honorable Members of

The Illinois House of Representatives,

100th General Assembly:

Prepared Floor Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

On Oversight of the Justice Department and the Need for Transparency

January 24, 2018

VIDEO

Q: How did your legislative work measure up in the first session of the 115th Congress?

ROCK ISLAND, IL - The Quad Cities Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance) Committee announces a call for entries for the "Ida Kramer Children and the Holocaust Essay Contest" and the "Meyer and Frances Shnurman Holocaust Visual Arts Contest" which are open to all Quad City Area students in grades 7-12. The deadline for entries is February 1, 2018.

 

Both contests offer cash prizes as follows: 

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue today made the following comments regarding the Durbin-Graham-Flake immigration proposal, which fails to adequately address border security, enforcement, chain migration and diversity visas, while expanding legal status to immigrants who knowingly violated immigration law.

Prepared Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

Oversight of the Department of Homeland Security

January 16, 2018

VIDEO

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