Chuck Grassley

Charles Ernest Grassley is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Iowa, first elected to that seat in 1980. A member of the Republican Party, Grassley previously served in the Iowa House of Representatives and in the United States House of Representatives . He chaired the Senate Finance Committee from January to June 2001 and from January 2003 to December 2006. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Chuck Grassley has 2,508 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 166 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 9,736 views per program. Most appearances with Max Baucus (30), Orrin Hatch (19), Trent Lott (17). Most common tags: Tax Policy, Federal Budget, Iowa.

Appearances by Title:January 1, 1981 - Present U.S. Senator, R-IA View Map Videos: 2,507


U.S. Representative, R-IA 3rd January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1981 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted 54-45 to confirm William Barr as attorney general. Democratic Senators Doug Jones (AL), Joe Manchin (WV), and…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate debated the nomination of William Barr for attorney general.

  • Senate Judiciary Attorney General Vote

    Senate Judiciary Attorney General Vote

    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-10 along party lines to favorably report out the nomination of William Barr to be…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate worked on S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act, which sets forth provisions regarding various programs,…

  • Judiciary and Executive Branch Confirmations

    Judiciary and Executive Branch Confirmations

    The Senate Judiciary Committee met to consider Neomi Rao, President Trump’s nominee to serve on the D.C. Circuit of the U.S.…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    On the 35th day of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history over President Trump’s demand for a U.S.-Mexico border…

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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