Charles Ernest Grassley born on 17th September 1933 is an American politician. Grassley is serving as the president pro tempore of the United States Senate which is the second-highest-ranking official of the United States Senate. Grassley is also serving as the Senior United States Senator of Iowa since 1981. Grassley has served the Country of America for over four decades. Grassley is also the most senior Republican in the Senate and its president pro tempore.
Chuck Grassley Net Worth – How Much He is Worth?
As a member of the U.S. Senate, Grassley is obliged to submit a financial disclosure form every year that comprises all the information about his assets, liabilities and transactions from the previous calendar year. According to the disclosures made Chuck Grassley is an American politician who has a net worth of $3.8 million. According to many recent financial records it has been brought to our notice that Grassley’s biggest asset is $1.5 million worth of farmland. Though if this plot of land is included in Grassley’s net worth it easily surpasses $4.5 million. Although Grassley’s net worth has dropped as compared to 2018.
His net worth was estimated to be about $7.6 million in 2018. About $1.2 million was invested in his family farm in Butler County. Between 2008 and 2018, Grassley’s estimated net worth has never dipped below $2.5 million. The records show Grassley purchased a home in Arlington, a suburb of Washington, D.C., on November 3rd 1994 and he has not sold the property in the 27 years since he brought it. His property is assessed at $818,400, according to the assessor’s office, he bought it for $375,000 in 1994.
Chuck Grassly -Career
Grassley did a lot of jobs starting his career in the 1950s. He farmed and worked in factories and also went on to teach. Later Grassley entered politics and represented Butler County in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1959 to 1975.
He is a Republican who graduated from the University of Northern Iowa and the University of Iowa. Grassley is a person with very conservative opinions. He believes in life and thus is in favour of banning abortions. Grassley has also had a bill passed that states that conservative values should be included in the farming processes. Grassley has passed many more laws including estate tax laws, health care laws, marijuana laws and others too. Grassley was first elected to the Senate in 1980, defeating Democratic incumbent John Culver. He was reelected in 1986, 1992, 1998, 2004, 2010 and 2016. Grassley is the longest-serving U.S. senator in the history of Iowa.