Senator Joni Ernst yesterday addressed the Senate floor concerning what she termed as “the unsustainable and unaffordable health care system under the Affordable Health Care Act.” The Senate is currently debating the replacement act which has cleared the House.
Senator Charles Grassley recently addressed his Senate Judiciary Committee on an issue regarding free speech on college campuses where disruption frequently occur when groups of students and occasionally faculty aim to hinder a guest speaker at a college function. Grassley made these remarks before the committee.
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services’ Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee, questioned Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford Jr. on a strategy in Southeast Asia to combat ISIS, and how that strategy can best support our partners in the Asia-Pacific region […]
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst spoke on the floor of the United States Senate in support of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s confirmation to be U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the People’s Republic of China.
This year marks the fifth consecutive year that the Blue Stars Drums Corps will practice at Waldorf University. They were holding extensive practice sessions to prepare their competitive show for tour. The Blue Stars will practice from approximately 8am to 9pm with breaks for meals and water. The point of the drills and the practice is to prepare for […]
With the passage of the replacement health care legislation in the United States House of Representatives, the Senate must now take action on it. Early discussions have already begun and U. S. Senator Charles Grassley took to the floor to address his concerns and those of whom he has spoken with in Iowa. The speech […]
Senator Charles Grassley delivered comments on the floor of the United States Senate regarding the recognition of Police Week. Grassley’s comments were captured on video.
Motorcycle enthusiasts and those wanting to hear from our national and state leaders are welcome to join Senator Joni Ernst in the annual “Roast and Ride” event coming soon. Last year, President Trump was a featured guest at the event and now, Ernst is announcing the new lineup.
Winnebago Industries, Inc. announced an exclusive, multi-year partnership with Chicago’s north-side baseball manager, Joe Maddon. Maddon and his wife Jaye, noted RV enthusiasts, spend baseball’s offseason and spring training periods living in their motorhome and maximize their off time via the freedom owning a Winnebago affords. As part of the new partnership, the Maddons […]
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, who is from the area, is currently sitting before the United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee in confirmation hearings to become the next Ambassador to China. Branstad was formally introduced by both Senator Charles Grassley and Senator Joni Ernst. What follows are excerpts from his confirmation hearing on Tuesday. Senator Bob […]