Latest Chuck Grassley Stories

2014-05-09 23:01:31

Whistleblowers are critical to enabling the Internal Revenue Service in collecting unpaid taxes due the United States government by firms and individuals, which may also cause harm to consumers. Port Washington, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Parker Waichman, LLP, a national law firm that represents whistleblowers in qui tam cases, which refers to civil lawsuits whistleblowers may bring under the False Claims Act (FCA), also represents whistleblowers who seek to report tax fraud, which is not...

2014-05-08 23:10:46

Federal agency responsible for ensuring clinical trials are properly conducted only opened one investigation in all of 2013 and other enforcement activity has significantly declined in recent years, Atlantic Information Services’ Report on Research Compliance exclusively reports in its May issue, based on RRC’s analysis of data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Perhaps chastened by last year’s public battle with the National...

2014-03-10 23:25:54

Human Experimentation without informed consent is at the center of a Senate Judicary Committee Investigation of a Prestiguous Academic University, which was reopened after violations of USC 1001 of the Federal Code. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Since 2008, the Honorable Senator Grassley has investigated Northwestern University for allegations surrounding Human Experimentation without Informed consent. According to FDA documents, 667 patients received the non-approved FDA devices...

2013-09-24 23:33:03

Prescription drug abuse is rampant and now Iowa Senator Grassley is saying hospitals are making too much on their prescription drugs. If you or someone you know is suffering from a prescription drug dependency, contact a professional detox center like Harbor Village. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 As reported by North Iowa Today on July 7, 2013, in their news story titled Grassley: Hospitals appear to be making “sizeable” profits from discount prescription drug program,...

2013-06-17 23:23:09

The Corporate Whistle Blower Center is urging the US Congress to demand to know why, or how the US Internal Revenue Service has time to focus on audits of conservative groups, and at the same time have no meaningful whistleblower program for individuals who have substantial proof of multi million dollar tax fraud? The Corporate Whistle Blower Center says, "If a whistleblower attempts to contact the US IRS about major tax fraud, or money laundering involving multi million dollar tax fraud, the...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'