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Omaha World-Herald: Senate win may earn Chuck Grassley a spot in history
Chuck Grassley has a shot of breaking into the top 10 list of longest-serving U.S. senators, as Iowans sent him back to Congress on Tuesday in a landslide victory.
The popular Republican lawmaker/farmer from New Hartford — known in some parts of Iowa as “Uncle Chuck” — easily won his seventh term in the U.S. Senate by trouncing Democrat Patty Judge…
“This was another victory that proves Chuck Grassley is the hardest-working senator in the country, who hasn’t lost touch with Iowans,” said Tim Albrecht, a Republican consultant. “Grassley never, ever takes a race easily. He never gives up and always campaigns like he’s 5 points down.”
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