Sen. Chuck GrassleyChuck GrassleyFlynn told FBI he didn't talk sanctions with Russian envoy: report Gorsuch hearing date set for March 20 Judiciary Committee wants briefing, documents on Flynn resignation MORE's constituents think aid to Egypt is “stupid,” the Iowa Republican said Wednesday after two days of town-hall meetings.
“A conclusion I can draw fr most of 10 town meets I had mon &tues: Iowans think it stupid to give aid to Muslim brotherhood Egypt Pres.,” Grassley tweeted.
Grassley voted for several amendments to defund aid to Egypt during last week's vote on the budget.
He was one of 19 senators who voted against indefinitely postponing action on an amendment from Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulTrump’s feud with the press in the spotlight Rand Paul: We’re very lucky John McCain’s not in charge Rand Paul: John Bolton would be a 'bad choice' for national security adviser MORE (R-Ky.) to prohibit the sale of F-16 aircraft, M1 tanks and other weapons to Egypt. And he joined 24 other senators in favor of Sen. Ted CruzTed CruzTrump to speak at CPAC Trump to interview four candidates for national security adviser Milo Yiannopoulos to speak at CPAC MORE's (R-Texas) amendment to redirect Egypt aid to U.S. missile defense.