Grassley blasts Biden admin for 'contempt toward the taxpayers' in handling of $40M of Afghanistan aid
Sen. Grassley says the State Department has found only $19k out of $40 million 'questioned costs' surrounding Afghanistan aide was allowable, over 2 years from a watchdog's damning reportfoxnews.com
Rubio puts hold on Biden nominee Eric Garcetti, citing sexual harassment scandal
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., placed a hold on President Biden's nominee as U.S. ambassador to India, former Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, citing that he has "ignored credible sexual assault accusations in his prior office."foxnews.com
Grassley asks former Architect of Capitol when he will repay taxpayers
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) asked former Architect of the Capitol Brett Blanton on Wednesday when he plans to repay taxpayers for the nearly $14,000 in costs associated with his alleged misuse of government vehicles. President Biden fired Blanton earlier this month, amid increased scrutiny over the ethics violations raised against him in an October inspector general report. The…news.yahoo.com
Biden re-nominates embattled former LA mayor Eric Garcetti despite sexual harassment scandal
Former Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was re-nominated by President Biden despite allegations that the long-time California democrat was an "enabler" of sexual harassment during his time in office.foxnews.com
Grassley, Johnson share Hunter Biden's China-linked bank records with US attorney leading criminal probe
EXCLUSIVE: Republican Senators Chuck Grassley and Ron Johnson are sharing more than 200 pages of bank records related to Hunter Biden and the Biden family’s alleged connections to China with the U.S. attorney leading the criminal investigation into President Biden’s son.foxnews.com
FBI allegedly engaging in 'purge' of conservative employees, retaliating against whistleblowers: Jim Jordan
The FBI is allegedly engaging in a “purge” of conservative employees and retaliating against whistleblowers who have made protected disclosures to Congress, Fox News Digital has learned.foxnews.com
Twitter whistleblower is not surprised by allegation that Chinese intelligence agent was working at the company
At a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday, a former Twitter employee, Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, replied to a question from Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, about how he heard of the allegation that the FBI had alerted the company that a Chinese intelligence agent was employed there.news.yahoo.com
Grassley in tightest race since 1980, leading Franken by 8 points: poll
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is beating Democratic challenger Mike Franken by 8 points among likely Iowa voters, new polling shows, in what could be his closest race since first winning his Senate seat more than 40 years ago. The seven-term senator leads with 47 percent over Franken’s 39 percent, according to a Des Moines Register-Mediacom…news.yahoo.com
Jan. 6 committee releases video of tour by Rep. Loudermilk the day before the Capitol attack
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection released a video showing a tour of the U.S. Capitol led by Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Ga., the day before the attack. The committee says that some of the people on the tour were at the Jan. 6 rally led by then-President Donald Trump, and then marched toward the Capitol.news.yahoo.com
Greta Van Susteren’s Newsmax Debut Kicks Off With Pure Cringe
NewsmaxKicking off her brand-new Newsmax program on Wednesday night, former Fox News star Greta Van Susteren couldn’t have asked for a more awkward and cringe-inducing debut.At the top of the premiere broadcast of The Record with Greta Van Susteren, the veteran anchor brought on Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) for a live interview. Grassley, the ranking Republican member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, patched in via video feed from the halls of Congress.Getting right into it, Van Susteren asked anews.yahoo.com
A probe by GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley found that LA Mayor Eric Garcetti 'likely' was aware of sexual harassment, racism allegations against an ex-senior aide
The Republican senator from Iowa launched the probe following President Joe Biden nominating Garcetti to serve as ambassador to India last July.news.yahoo.com
Iowa GOP open to non-Trump prospects as 2024 gets underway
Former President Donald Trump’s persistent flirtation with another White House run is doing little to discourage other potential Republican candidates from stepping up their activity in Iowa, the state that will formally launch the nomination process.
Democrat Finkenauer knocked off US Senate primary ballot
A state court judge has concluded that Democrat Abby Finkenauer cannot appear on the June 7 primary ballot for U.S. Senate, knocking off the candidate considered by many to be the party’s best chance to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley.
Jackson pushes back at GOP critics, defends judicial record
Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson forcefully defended her record as a federal judge Tuesday, pushing back on Republican assertions that she would be soft on crime and declaring she would rule as an “independent jurist” if confirmed as the first Black woman on the high court.
Senators issue bipartisan call to restore donors' tax breaks
Both Democratic and Republican lawmakers called Thursday for restoring the charitable deduction for donors who don’t itemize their taxes, a priority for nonprofits nationwide, but a key senator was noncommittal on the question of whether to support legislation designed to boost payout from foundations and donor-advised funds.