Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) biography

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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

Birthplace: New Hartford, IA

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
  • Press Secy.: George Hartmann
  • Comm. Dir.: Michael Zona
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Liesel Crocker
  • Education LA: James Rice
  • Telecomm LA: Sherry Kuntz
  • Transportation LA: Sherry Kuntz
  • Trade LA: Andrew Brandt
  • Commerce LA: Andrew Brandt
  • Labor LA: Liesel Crocker
  • Budget LA: Jeff Wrase
  • Government Affairs LA: Liesel Crocker
  • Space - NASA LA: Liesel Crocker
  • Animal Welfare LA: Stephanie Carlson

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
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Nay Not Scored

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 Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Charles Grassley
 

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