Posts With Keyword ‘Chuck Grassley’

IN DEPTH: Grassley on Budget and Debt Ceiling

Posted: Monday, July 11th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

What’s happening with the Federal Budget? And the debt ceiling? What other issues are pressing in Washington?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Senator Chuck Grassley, Republican from New Hartford.

PADCO Has Meeting With Washington Law Makers

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

A group representing the interests of local businesses was in Washington DC last week to speak with Iowa Legislators.

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Harvey Fire Department to Receive Grant from Homeland Security

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

One local fire department is one of 10 in the state that will receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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Grassley Disappointed in VA’s Reply about Grounds Maintenance Contract

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

Last fall the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs awarded a $871,000 contract for grounds maintenance on the Knoxville VA campus despite bids from several local companies for more than half a million dollars less.

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Grassley Visits with the Knoxville Noon Kiwanis Club

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley made a stop in Knoxville this week on his 99 county tour to keep in touch with Iowans.

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Knoxville Native Completes Internship in Grassley’s D.C. Office

Posted: Friday, January 7th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Knoxville native Caitlin Miller recently completed a semester-long internship in Washington D.C. working as a legislative intern for Senator Chuck Grassley.

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Grassley Nominates Young Iowans to Serve in U.S. Service Academies

Posted: Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 at 6:29 am

This week Senator Chuck Grassley nominated many outstanding young Iowans to serve in the United States service academies.

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Barbara Grassley to Visit Pella

Posted: Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 at 11:19 am

Title: Barbara Grassley Visit
Location: Pella Public Library
Barbara Grassley, wife of U.S. Senator Charles Grassley of New Hartford, Iowa, will be in Pella Thursday afternoon to speak with interested residents. Mrs. Grassley will host a “meet and great” at the Pella Public Library from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 19th. The public is invited to attend the free event.
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End Date: 2010-08-19

Area Residents Split on Unemployment Extension

Posted: Sunday, July 25th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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A much debated vote that had national lawmakers split down party-lines also divided Marion County residents. 

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Unemployment Extension Divides Legislators and Local Residents

Posted: Friday, July 23rd, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A much debated vote that had national lawmakers split down party-lines also divided Marion County residents. 

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Grassley to Attend Tulip Time This Afternoon

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 11:33 am


Representatives from Senator Chuck Grassley’s office tell KNIA/KRLS news that the senator will be in the area this afternoon.

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VA Task Force Force Monthly Meeting

Posted: Thursday, March 18th, 2010 at 6:28 am

The Veterans Affairs Task Force held their monthly meeting Tuesday where they were introduced to new Staff Assistant to the Director, Dave Huffman who has replaced Barney Devine who retired after nearly 40 years of service.

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Pella Business Leaders Visiting Washington, D.C.

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Several representatives with ties to the city of Pella will meet with Federal elected officials in Washington, D.C. early this week.

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U.S. Senate Candidate Holding ‘Virtual’ Meeting for Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 at 6:27 am


A Democratic candidate seeking to unseat Chuck Grassley in the U.S. Senate will be corresponding with interested Marion County residents Wednesday evening as part of a “Virtual Tour” to hear from citizens.

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Conlin Visited Knoxville Sunday

Posted: Monday, February 15th, 2010 at 6:30 am


Roxanne Conlin, Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Chuck Grassley, was in Marion County this weekend.

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