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Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA)

7th term Republican from Iowa.

Bio

Residence: New Hartford

Marital Status: Married (Barbara)

Prev. Occupation: Farmer

Prev. Political Exp.: IA House, 1959-75; US House, 1975-81; US Senate, 1981-present

Education: BA University of Northern Iowa, 1955; MA University of Northern Iowa, 1956

Birthdate: 09/17/1933

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 60%

Major Opponent: Patty Judge


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Charles Grassley via Web Form.

Website: grassley.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

135 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3744
Fax: (202) 224-6020

Des Moines Office: (more district offices)

210 Walnut Street, Room 721
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Phone: (515) 288-1145
Fax: (515) 288-5097



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Aaron Cummings
  • Scheduler: Jennifer Heins
  • Legis. Dir.: James Rice
  • Health LA: Karen Summar
  • Judiciary LA: Various
  • Budget LA: Chris Conlin
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Karen Summar
  • Press Secy.: George Hartmann
  • Comm. Dir.: Michael Zona
  • Science/Technology LA: Stephanie Carlson
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Evelyn Fortier
  • Civil Rights LA: Aakash Singh
  • Women's Issues LA: Karen Summar

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Charles Grassley voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Yea Voted For
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Yea Voted For
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Nay Voted For
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Yea Voted For
A Murray Amendment to provide $1 billion to abortion providers including Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Charles Grassley's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Charles Grassley a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.