Results for the tag Charles E. Grassley

Letter from Sen. Grassley to the Iowa Attorney General Regarding EpiPen

I have written several letters regarding concerns about the high price of Mylan’s EpiPen to include a letter to Mylan, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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Grassley, Brown Urge CMS to Maintain Policy Requiring Medicare Part D Plans to Carry Medicines in Six Categories

Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio are urging the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to maintain current policy requiring that Medicare prescription drug plans carry six categories of prescription drugs offered to participating beneficiaries. Grassley and Brown are the sponsors of legislation requiring the maintenance of the […]

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Letter from five Senators to the HHS and Dept. of Education about foster care

Children in foster care face many unique educational challenges. Most notably, high mobility rates and a lack of educational stability make it difficult for foster children to connect with caring, supportive adults and succeed in school.

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Letter from Sens. Ernst and Grassley to USDA Secretary Vilsack about Agriculture Risk Coverage methodology

We are writing you to inquire about the methodology USDA is using to determine average county yields for the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) county program.

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1/15/16: Letter to the SIGAR from Sen. Grassley Regarding Excessive Spending

As Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, I remain deeply concerned that excessive spending by the Department of Defense Task Force for Stability and Business Operations (TFBSO) remains unexplained, undocumented, and unjustified. Moreover, I believe that exorbitant overhead costs are just the tip of the iceberg. This task force needs congressional and administration oversight and scrutiny to fully understand how over 800 million taxpayer dollars were spent.

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