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January 11, 2012 1:22 pm ET filed under Blog

NumbersUSA Is Too Radical Even For GOP Field

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December 02, 2011 11:30 am ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Holds Up Rare Bipartisan Immigration Bill

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November 16, 2011 4:56 pm ET filed under Blog

Tucson Shooting Survivors Demand Apology For Sen. Grassley's "Dismissive" Behavior

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November 15, 2011 5:25 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley's "Callous And Insulting" Treatment Of Gun Violence Survivors

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November 08, 2011 10:58 am ET filed under Blog

AG Holder: Congress Must Address "Public Safety Crisis" Of Gun Trafficking

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November 01, 2011 5:03 pm ET filed under Blog

Assistant AG Breuer's Testimony Addresses Weak Gun Laws

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August 30, 2011 11:55 am ET filed under Blog

Senators Have Financial Incentives To Favor Bad Policies For Seniors

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July 27, 2011 9:45 am ET filed under Blog

Gun Lobby Distortion On U.S. Guns In Mexico Falls Apart

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July 08, 2011 12:50 pm ET filed under Blog

GOP Discovers The Value Of Crime Gun Traces After Years Of Suppressing Them

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June 23, 2011 5:20 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Distorts State Department Cable To Minimize Danger From Gun Trafficking

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February 01, 2011 12:47 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley: I Supported 'Unconstitutional' Activism In 2009

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May 26, 2010 2:41 pm ET filed under Blog

Heritage Foundation: Secret Holds Prevent Secrecy

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February 25, 2010 10:38 am ET filed under Fact Check

Health Care Reform Summit: The GOP "Away Team"

The GOP Summit "Away Team" will have a rocky landing at President Obama's bipartisan summit on health care reform.  These 18 members of Congress have made no secret of their staunch opposition to health care reform - no matter how much their constituents support it or how it would benefit their districts.

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December 08, 2009 7:58 pm ET filed under Blog

Overlooking All Of Summer, Sen. Sessions Praises Sen. Grassley's Bipartisan Work On Health Care

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December 06, 2009 5:18 pm ET filed under Video

Sen. Grassley Spreads Lies On Comparative Effectiveness Research

During a December 6, 2009 floor speech during the debate over health care reform, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) repeated a slew of falsehoods surrounding comparative effectiveness research.

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December 06, 2009 5:11 pm ET filed under Fact Check

Sen. Grassley Spreads Lies On Comparative Effectiveness Research

During a December 6, 2009 floor speech during the debate over health care reform, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) repeated a slew of falsehoods surrounding comparative effectiveness research.

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December 02, 2009 6:13 pm ET filed under Fact Check

Sen. Grassley Perpetuates False Talking Points On CBO Analysis

On December 2, 2009, Senator Chuck Grassley became yet another in a long line of Republicans furthering misleading talking points about the effect Democratic health care reform legislation will have on premiums.  In fact, the issue is much more complex than can be stuffed into a sound bite and a full reading of the CBO analysis shows that American premiums will go down.

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November 12, 2009 4:34 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Suggests Health Care Reform Is Unconstitutional

On a conference call with reporters, Sen. Grassley's evolution took the next logical step.

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October 15, 2009 11:50 am ET filed under Video

Which Is It? Sen. Grassley Changes Tune On Health Insurance Reform Timetable

During a markup hearing of the Senate Finance Committee on October 13, 2009 Sen. Grassley told Sen. Baucus, "it's been a long time since you and I first started talking back in November." Yet just two days later, while on the floor of the Senate, Grassley implied that health insurance reform legislation had been rushed.  Which is it?

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October 07, 2009 9:42 am ET filed under Fact Check

Senate Finance Republicans And The Private Health Industry

Since Senate Finance Republicans have accepted nearly $6 million from the private health industry, one has to wonder who will benefit the most from their votes.

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September 23, 2009 9:45 am ET filed under Blog

CBO To Sen. Grassley: Undocumented Aliens Will Not Be Eligible For Public Health Option Under Baucus Plan

In a September 22, 2009 letter to Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the Congressional Budget Office has made it clear that unauthorized immigrants will not have access to the subsidized health care provided under the current Baucus plan.

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September 22, 2009 10:12 am ET filed under Fact Check

During Markup, Sen. Grassley Repeats Debunked Abortion Falsehood

During his opening statement of the Senate Finance Committee's markup of Sen. Max Baucus' health care bill, Sen. Charles Grassley insisted the bill included federal subsidies for elective abortion. Unfortunately for Sen. Grassley, PolitiFact.com debunked that exact claim only one day earlier.

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September 17, 2009 5:49 pm ET filed under Blog

Uber-Partisan Sen. Grassley "Resents" President Obama, Refuses To Support Health Deal

Well, it's official.  Sen. Grassley will not support the health care bill he's spent months crafting with his fellow Gang of Six-ers.

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August 27, 2009 4:46 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley: Deficit "Puts Stake In The Heart" Of Health Insurance Reform

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August 25, 2009 2:45 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley On Health Care: "I Don't Think It's Going To Be Possible To Work It Out With The Administration"

During a conference call with Iowa reporters, Sen. Grassley said both "I don't think it's going to be possible to work it out with the administration," and "yes, I do believe it's possible to reach an agreement." Does he even know what he's talking about?

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August 19, 2009 5:55 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Likes (But Won't Vote For) Co-Ops

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August 19, 2009 5:30 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Says "He's Losing Patience With Democrats"

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August 18, 2009 12:13 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley Keeps Digging

In a new interview with Fox News' Megyn Kelly, Sen. Chuck Grassley doubled down on his claim that Democrats pushing back against conservative (his) scare tactics are trying to "divert attention" from the real issues.

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August 17, 2009 12:21 pm ET filed under Blog

Sen. Grassley: Death Panels Are A Far-LEFT Distortion

In Sen. Chuck Grassley's world, calling out Republican scare tactics qualifies as a "distortion" that distracts from the "real issues."

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August 13, 2009 4:16 pm ET filed under Blog

Do We Really Trust This Senator To Help Forge A Bipartisan Compromise On Health Care?

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