LaPorte-Dysart FFA meets Sen. Grassley as part of visit to D.C.

LaPorte-Dysart FFA members met with Grassley on the U.S. Capitol steps on Thursday, July 14, 2022 in Washington, D.C. -Official U.S. Senate photo by David Rogowski

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) met with members of the LaPorte-Dysart FFAduring their visit to Washington, D.C. on Thursday, July 14, 2022, for the Washington Leadership Conference.

“I enjoy meeting with young Iowans and encouraging their interest in learning more about how our government works. Citizen involvement is essential to democracy in America, and young people are the key to the strength of our democracy in the future,” Grassley said.

The students spoke with Grassley about his schedule, agriculture, STEM education and more.

Grassley makes it a priority to meet with Iowans visiting Washington, D.C. Grassley also routinely visits high schools in Iowa to answer questions about issues from students and faculty. Meetings can be scheduled with Grassley at https://www.grassley.senate.gov/services/request-a-meeting