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Grassley wants answers on FBI airplane surveillance programs

DES MOINES - The FBI ought to be embarrassed by revelations it is using aircraft registered to dummy companies to spy on American communities, Sen. Ch ...

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EPA’s new biofuel quotas not enough, ag industry says

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed Friday cutting quotas for using renewable fuels in gasoline, lowering the mandate for corn ethanol t ...

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Grassley wants ‘spirit’ of whistleblower laws followed

CEDAR RAPIDS - Sen. Chuck Grassley gave a vigorous defense of whistleblower protections he has championed, including legislation that would have shiel ...

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Grassley seeking Iowa veterans for fellowship program

Iowa veterans have until Wednesday to apply for a new fellowship program through U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley. Grassley is seeking two veterans, one to wo ...

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Ted Cruz becomes first to enter presidential race

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz became the first to officially enter what is expected to be a crowded Iowa field of 2016 Republican presidential candidates, gettin ...

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Iowa City pastor faces deportation for 1999 misdemeanor

IOWA CITY - Gloria Villatoro was in the shower, getting ready for the day, when immigration officers came to their house to whisk away her husband of ...

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Ernst invites EPA leader to Iowa to talk Renewable Fuel Standard, water issues

WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, on Monday invited Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy to visit Iowa to hear h ...

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Obama warns U.S. security funding lapse would hurt economy

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that a partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security would mean more than 100,000 bo ...

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