Grassley Direct

Law enforcement officers put their lives on the line every day to protect their communities.  Unfortunately, too often, families of fallen officers must endure long waits to learn about possible financial support. I recently spoke about the need for more timeliness and transparency within the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program. 

Q&A: Global Counterfeiting

Q. Why should Iowans worry about global counterfeiting?
Q. How big is the problem?
Q. What can be done to strengthen enforcement and curb counterfeiting?

Quick Links

  • As your U.S. senator, I’m hard at work representing the views of Iowans in legislation and government oversight. Read an overview of my work in the 114th Congress.
  • Iowans had the microphone to talk about what taxpayers need from the IRS. Answer: Better service.  
  • Wind energy provides 31% of Iowa’s electricity while providing cleaner air and billions of dollars to rural economies. This week I was pleased to celebrate the economic success story of wind energy in Iowa as well as nationwide.
  • For more than a year, I've led a bipartisan coalition of senators in developing legislation to address over-incarceration, reduce recidivism, and save taxpayer dollars, all while preserving tools to keep violent and career criminals out of our communities. After consulting with more colleagues, we've fine-tuned and improved the bill. 
  • The Obama administration has removed fewer undocumented immigrants in 2015 than in any of the previous seven years, despite additional resources. I’m asking for answers. 
  • A VA whistleblower achieves justice at last.

Post of the Week


I wear this pin 1 day a yr in honor of my wife's breast cancer operation 29 yrs ago. I'm very happy that she is a survivor

A photo posted by Chuck Grassley (@senatorchuckgrassley) on