Joni Ernst

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Joni Ernst said : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice to defend and preserve our country, and for many, the years following their time in uniform can be difficult. We want to create ways to ease that transition back to civilian life by setting them up with opportunities that will allow them to succeed in not only the workforce, but in their day to day lives,” “The ‘Boots-to-Business’ initiative is a program that grants our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world and I’m pleased Democrats and Republicans worked together to move this forward” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 19, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For 75 years, Ames Laboratory has made indispensable and historic contributions to our nation and the entire scientific community and has played a consequential role in America’s defense and leadership in the world. As an Iowa State alumna, I’m extraordinarily proud of the innovative work of this important institution and am so pleased to join my colleagues in giving it the recognition it deserves on this anniversary,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, May 18, 2022 9:18:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : “Just because you’re a political newcomer doesn’t mean we write you off,” “I think she’s got a great story. It’s convincing” External link

eurweb Sunday, May 15, 2022 10:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Dr Oz ) : “Turkey gives me pause. I’m not going to say Dr. Oz gives me pause,” External link

politico Wednesday, May 11, 2022 1:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst responded : "We're debating now. We're going to continue to debate that. I think that's important that we do that, to debate it" External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 5, 2022 9:28:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst writes : “Oftentimes, travelers are able to decide whether to wear face masks while at their originating site, and destination, and are only forced to wear face masks while traveling between the two,” External link

dailycaller Monday, April 25, 2022 7:10:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I don't feel that we are doing enough when it comes to arming the Ukrainians," "What we should do is look at what the Ukrainians are asking for and how they want to employ those different military platforms, and then provide them absolutely everything that they need. We need to provide that shock and awe in this case and make sure that the Ukrainians are not just keeping the Russians where they're at right now. We want them all the way out of Ukraine" External link

kcci Sunday, April 24, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I don't feel that we are doing enough when it comes to arming the Ukrainians," "What we should do is look at what the Ukrainians are asking for and how they want to employ those different military platforms, and then provide them absolutely everything that they need. We need to provide that shock and awe in this case and make sure that the Ukrainians are not just keeping the Russians where they're at right now. We want them all the way out of Ukraine" External link

kcci Sunday, April 24, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every survivor counts and needs to be counted because we won’t end this epidemic of abuse if we aren’t properly identifying and measuring it,” “As part of the VAWA reauthorization, we directed the U.S. Attorney General to resolve these differences once and for all. He needs to take swift action and enact this law so we can improve our efforts to understand, address, prevent, and define sexual violence” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, April 12, 2022 6:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “What I’ve seen this far is, according to claims from whistleblowers, that he knew about this and did nothing about it,” “That’s an issue to me” External link

business-standard Wednesday, April 6, 2022 8:24:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Since the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, we’ve seen what we all feared become reality—the Taliban reneging on its promises to uphold the rights of Afghan women and girls. Just last week, the Taliban government made the disastrous decision to block Afghan girls to return to secondary schools, and the dire humanitarian situation in the country has made life increasingly difficult for too many. Senators Shaheen and Collins have been important partners, along with our fellow female senators, in urging the administration to act to support the basic rights of Afghan women and girls, and today’s visit to the United Nations conveyed the importance of the United States’ and the international communities’ commitment to protecting our Afghan allies and holding the Taliban accountable,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 2, 2022 3:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Nearly one in three adults are survivors of domestic violence, an issue I’ve long worked to combat as a survivor myself,” “There’s more to be done to bolster research and data on these harmful injuries, including traumatic brain injuries, and this bipartisan bill will help us improve reporting and in turn find more effective ways to treat and support survivors” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 31, 2022 9:41:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “If they’re going to win, they need more,” “And they know they can win. But they just need the support coming from the United States” External link

myrecordjournal Thursday, March 31, 2022 4:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

forbes Wednesday, March 30, 2022 5:57:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about Eric Garcetti ) : “I want some clarity here. I want to know: Were there sexual harassment issues that came up in the workplace that were not addressed by Garcetti?” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “That would be an issue for a lot of members,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I had qualms about him running with that first incident,” External link

politico Tuesday, March 22, 2022 3:35:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It was the same ferocity I witnessed fighting alongside Ukrainians during the global war on terror,” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “We traveled together to demonstrate America's unwavering support for the freedom-loving people of Ukraine and affirm the strength of the world's most powerful alliance,” “We departed with the conviction that the United States, Ukraine and the free world have the will and the means to unite and stand up to Vladimir Putin’s tyranny” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “So they are trapped behind enemy lines with nowhere to go,” “It is devastating. Putin rules through fear. The Ukrainian state they will not be ruled by fear. We should not be ruled by fear either. We cannot simply allow Ukraine to be taken by this ruthless dictator because if we allow that he will continue on this path” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “It's a consensus of America and our NATO allies that Putin must be held accountable for the crimes he has committed after Ukraine wins this war,” “His barbarous and cruel actions will not go unpunished” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We do need to find new ways of getting much needed material into Ukraine as quickly as possible,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 20, 2022 6:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “It’s a truly weak man that targets children, elderly, women. Putin is a weak leader,” “He may be trying to project strength, but he is a weak man when he is going after weak individuals. We need to hold him accountable for the crimes that he is committing in Ukraine. This is abhorrent. It is an illegal war and he needs to held accountable” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 20, 2022 6:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “After more than a year in office, President Biden has proven time and again that he’s beholden to the demands of the radical Left, and his move to reverse the Trump administration’s commonsense ban on federal tax dollars from going to abortion providers is only the latest instance to show it,” “Iowans can be assured that I will always stand up for life and will do everything I can to make sure our tax dollars are never used to promote abortion” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 19, 2022 10:27:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 19, 2022 1:57:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

forbes Friday, March 18, 2022 4:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : "It means the world to me to know that this memorial is going to be right here on our National Mall, and it will honor all of those tremendous men and women who served in our armed forces in the Global War on Terror, but it also honors their families and those that lost loved ones," External link

foxnews Friday, March 18, 2022 12:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Thursday, March 17, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 6:18:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 5:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “That does set up a much more widespread conflict, and that would pull all of our NATO partners in,” External link

newrepublic Thursday, March 17, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “If Zelenskiy is asking for MiGs, let’s send him MiGs. If he wants us to send a bunch of Ford F-150s, send them a bunch of Fords. I don’t care what he’s asking for. We should say, ‘You know what? We’re going to help you with that,’” External link

newrepublic Thursday, March 17, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 7:43:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowans, and all Americans, have a right to know what’s happening in Washington, but without proper supervision, our transparency laws are often more bark than bite,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As autocrats around the world, from Russia to China, try to crack down on citizens’ freedom of information, my bill will ensure here in America we open our government to the public and the officials we pay with our tax dollars fully comply with our transparency laws,” “Sticking up for the taxpayer and holding government officials accountable might not make me a lot of friends inside the Beltway, but you know what they say: ‘If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog,’” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “EcoHealth also evaded a number of federal transparency laws requiring the disclosure of how our tax dollars are being spent. As a result, we still aren’t entirely sure how much of our money was sunk into subsidizing the unsafe, state-run lab in Communist China,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Too often, laws can be more bark than bite if no one is watching to make sure they are being enforced. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of FOIA information requests that have not received responses within the required time. Government spending data that is required to be made publicly available is inaccurate, incomplete, and even unreliable. And taxpayer-funded projects that are required to display the costs are not doing so,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:13:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a former county auditor who ran elections at the local level in Iowa, I know firsthand the importance of maintaining the security and integrity of our election system,” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 16, 2022 3:29:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “President Biden has continued to use environmental concerns as a smokescreen to impose more onerous federal rules and regulations, often to the detriment of Iowa’s farmers and small businesses. This new effort will increase oversight and transparency and hold the Biden administration accountable—ensuring they both demonstrate the need for any new regulation and understand its impact on Americans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I join our entire state in continuing to grieve the loss of seven members of our community and to pray for them, their families and their loved ones in the wake of those terrible storms days ago,” “It’s critical we do everything we can, as quickly as we can, to protect and keep our communities safe from these disastrous weather events, and this important legislation will go a long way in doing just that” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "President Biden has continued to use environmental concerns as a smokescreen to impose more onerous federal rules and regulations, often to the detriment of Iowa’s farmers and small businesses," External link

foxnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 12:30:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Today, Russia’s assault is trained on the Ukrainian people, public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, daycares, places of work, and even their homes,” “The Ukrainian military is in dire need of more lethal aid today to defend the foundations of their country that will allow it to function in the future” External link

theepochtimes Monday, March 14, 2022 8:17:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator," External link

startribune Sunday, March 13, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying," "We need to provide everything we can" External link

arkansasonline Saturday, March 12, 2022 1:15:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying," "We need to provide everything we can" External link

newindianexpress Saturday, March 12, 2022 9:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst dijo : “Conozco de primera mano la horrenda experiencia a la que se enfrentan demasiadas mujeres a manos de un agresor” External link

orlandosentinel Saturday, March 12, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator,” External link

bangordailynews Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “To my colleague in the House, I would push back,” External link

msnbc Friday, March 11, 2022 6:32:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it’s legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

whittierdailynews Friday, March 11, 2022 5:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it’s legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

dailynews Friday, March 11, 2022 4:41:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "So to my colleague in the House, I would push back and say it's not Ukraine that is invading Russia . It is Russia invading Ukraine. And they are going to have â” Russia is going to have a world of hurt on their hands. But we have to be able to provide them the means to do it," External link

ibtimes-sg Friday, March 11, 2022 11:51:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For three years, I’ve worked diligently with Democrats and Republicans to modernize the Violence Against Women Act to ensure my fellow survivors are empowered and have access to the support they need. I’m thrilled this important legislation is one step closer to becoming law,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 11, 2022 10:11:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, March 11, 2022 8:20:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

news4jax Friday, March 11, 2022 5:11:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

clickondetroit Friday, March 11, 2022 4:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

seattlepi Friday, March 11, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As gas prices hit record highs for Americans across the country, it’s never been clearer that energy security is national security,” “Banning Russian oil was long overdue, but it’s far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers to support our state’s biofuel that is American-made, ready, and available to meet our nation’s needs right away” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 10, 2022 9:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As gas prices hit record highs for Americans across the country, it’s never been clearer that energy security is national security,” “Banning Russian oil was long overdue, but it’s far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers to support our state’s biofuel that is American-made, ready, and available to meet our nation’s needs right away” External link

biomassmagazine Thursday, March 10, 2022 4:04:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowa’s clean, American-made, renewable fuels are ready and available to meet our nation's needs right away,” “In fact, the current excess ethanol capacity domestically is nearly the same as the amount of Russian gas the U.S. had been importing — roughly 83 million barrels versus 87 million barrels” External link

siouxcityjournal Thursday, March 10, 2022 2:10:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “it's far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers and to pass our bipartisan legislation to unleash Iowa biofuel right now,” External link

siouxcityjournal Thursday, March 10, 2022 2:10:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Iran Deal ) : "Russia, this is the country with tanks running over Ukraine right now killing innocent civilians," "Children, women, people that we care about and yet they’re using those Russians to negotiate a deal with yet another one of our near-peer adversaries, Iran" External link

foxnews Thursday, March 10, 2022 1:52:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “The United States is the greatest nation on earth, but under President Biden we are allowing the Germans, the Canadians, the Latvians, the Dutch, and the Swiss to lead in arming our freedom-loving partners in Ukraine. After speaking with President Zelenskyy over the weekend, it’s clear that every second counts, and we need to get additional aid to the Ukrainians now. This bill will transfer unused aircraft, weapons, equipment, and additional defense support capabilities sitting in warehouses across the world to fight back against Russian aggression,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 9, 2022 7:59:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “On his first day in office, President Biden took executive action to reduce American energy production and increase our reliance on foreign adversaries, including Russia. His administration has since prioritized Left-wing climate priorities like electric vehicles over Iowa biofuel—a readily available choice at the pump for consumers. As a result, our country has gone from an exporter of energy to a consumer of Russian oil—padding the pockets of Putin and his cronies as they slaughter innocent civilians and attack Ukraine’s freedom. The president made the right decision today to end purchasing of Russia’s bloody oil, but now he must take immediate, decisive action to unleash the American energy sector to protect both our national security and consumers at the pump,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 9, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst noted : "We do not want to engage directly with Russians," "But what we can do … is provide all the defensive mechanisms for President Zelenskyy and his armed services to provide their own protected airspace" External link

foxnews Monday, March 7, 2022 1:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “This is where you see Republicans and Democrats coming together to aid Ukraine and of course provide stability to Europe,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:34:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Once we engage with Russians directly, that does involve all of our NATO partners as well. This gives Russia the opportunity then to attack not only the United States, but also others in Europe, and it’s a very tenuous situation,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:11:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “What we can do is provide all the defensive mechanisms for President Zelensky and his armed services to provide their own protected airspace,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:11:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Vladimir Putin is an autocratic thug who is slaughtering innocent people and attempting to overrun a sovereign, freedom-loving nation, and partner of the United States. Thousands of men, women, and children are dying at the hands of his murderous regime—and he must be held accountable. The Senate, Iowa, America, and the western world stand with the people of Ukraine and condemn Putin and his cronies and I’m calling on the International Criminal Court to prosecute their war crimes,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 5, 2022 3:53:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “This President and his administration are allowing the Germans, the Canadians, the Latvians, the Dutch, and the Swiss to lead in arming Ukraine. This body, my colleagues and I implore you, we can do more and we can do better!” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 4, 2022 1:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Gov. Kim Reynolds is the perfect choice for the Republican response to (Tuesday) night’s State of the Union address, and her record of success in Iowa is the ideal contrast to life in Joe Biden’s America,” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 2, 2022 7:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst says : “I grew up castrating hogs on an Iowa farm,” “So when I get to Washington, I’ll know how to cut pork” External link

gazette Monday, February 28, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "President Biden has been weak, we can all admit that," "He must present strength to a very powerful leader who is not afraid to take innocent lives" External link

southernminn Saturday, February 26, 2022 3:39:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "President Biden has been weak, we can all admit that," "He must present strength to a very powerful leader who is not afraid to take innocent lives" External link

siouxcityjournal Saturday, February 26, 2022 2:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power. That’s what Putin understands," External link

cjonline Friday, February 25, 2022 12:22:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power, that's what President Putin understands, that's really the only thing he understands," External link

kcci Thursday, February 24, 2022 4:58:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power, that's what President Putin understands, that's really the only thing he understands," External link

kcci Thursday, February 24, 2022 4:58:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “The Biden administration has made us more reliant on Russia for our energy needs, and their appeasement of our adversaries has led to Putin’s continued aggression towards Ukraine. This bill will unleash the American energy sector and help reduce our NATO allies’ dependence on adversaries, and in turn boost our economic interests and protect our national security,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 23, 2022 10:53:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Kim Reynolds ) : “In Iowa, we have seen what proven leadership looks like under our governor and my friend, Kim Reynolds, someone who is cutting taxes, expanding opportunity, and standing up for our students and families,” External link

wcfcourier Tuesday, February 22, 2022 11:15:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Our Founding Fathers recognized the dangers of massive federal spending and national debt, but never could they have imagined the levels at which we borrow today—with a debt now exceeding $30 trillion. Since I came to the Senate, I’ve been sounding the alarm on this spending crisis. This Presidents’ Day, I can think of no better way to honor the likes of Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison than by making these commonsense reforms that will save taxpayer dollars, help pay down our national debt, and end welfare programs for politicians and unnecessary perks for future former presidents,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 21, 2022 11:07:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Having access to a clean diaper is a basic and absolutely essential necessity for every Iowa parent with a newborn or toddler, but with costs soaring under record inflation, far too many families today are facing difficult choices,” “Addressing this essential need of our parents while prices continue to go up should be a priority for our lawmakers, which is why I’m so pleased to lead this bipartisan proposal to help families get better access to diapers amid cost surges nationwide” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 17, 2022 3:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “The United States, under President Joe Biden’s leadership, has failed to de-escalate Russia’s aggression toward our trusted partner Ukraine and stop Putin’s imperial march. Instead of appeasing the Kremlin and Putin’s regime, the Biden administration needs to take decisive and proactive action,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 17, 2022 2:02:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Having access to a clean diaper is a basic and absolutely essential necessity for every Iowa parent with a newborn or toddler, but with costs soaring under record inflation, far too many families today are facing difficult choices,” “Addressing this essential need of our parents while prices continue to go up should be a priority for our lawmakers, which is why I’m so pleased to lead this bipartisan proposal to help families get better access to diapers amid cost surges nationwide” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 16, 2022 9:32:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “While inflation continues to soar sky high in this country, the Biden administration is pushing their $30 million crackpot idea that puts drug abusers in charge of designing crack kits and distributing drug paraphernalia—all at the taxpayer’s expense,” “Right now, nearly everything costs more in Biden’s America…well, except crack kits are free! This effort will force the Biden administration to sober up from its out of control budget bender and stop making problems worse” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 15, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “We know that there are so many programs and so many survivors and victims that are reliant upon the reauthorization,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 11, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “We were able to push as far as we could on the boyfriend loophole,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 11, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For three years, I’ve been working diligently on modernizing and strengthening the Violence Against Women Act,” External link

wwlp Thursday, February 10, 2022 4:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a survivor of domestic violence and sexual assault, I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator. That’s why for three years I’ve worked diligently and across the aisle to craft a bill that will modernize this important law to ensure my fellow survivors are supported and empowered. I’m proud our work resulted in bipartisan legislation that can do just that,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 10, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice so much to protect and defend our nation, and when they transition out of the day-to-day military life, it’s important they have the support to succeed,” “The ‘Boots to Business’ initiative is an excellent resource that equips our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world. I’m excited to partner with my colleague, and fellow veteran, Senator Duckworth on this effort to support our veterans and their families” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 3, 2022 5:54:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice so much to protect and defend our nation, and when they transition out of the day-to-day military life, it’s important they have the support to succeed,” “The ‘Boots to Business’ initiative is an excellent resource that equips our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world. I’m excited to partner with my colleague, and fellow veteran, Senator Duckworth on this effort to support our veterans and their families” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 3, 2022 2:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Finding access to quality and affordable health care continues to be a challenge for folks in rural communities across Iowa, and the demand for doctors has only increased. I’m proud to see this critical bipartisan effort gain so much momentum—and I will keep working to get it across the finish line,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 2, 2022 11:04:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Protecting our kids from sexual predators is something we can all agree on, and it’s long past time tech companies took the scourge of online child sexual exploitation seriously,” “I’m proud to support this bipartisan effort that will help modernize our internet laws to combat the proliferation of child sexual abuse material online and encourage the tech industry to protect children from sexual exploitation on their platforms” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 1, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “Among the activities these tax dollars are intended to support is ‘the preservation and protection of threatened or ,’ which include four plants, a salamander, and one insect in Afghanistan,” “There is no question the people of Afghanistan are suffering terribly from widespread famine and human rights abuses and desperately need help. But, the Biden administration has not put protections in place to prevent this new U.S. assistance from ending up in the hands of terrorists, just like when billions of dollars of weapons and supplies were handed over to the Taliban following Biden’s poorly planned and mishandled withdrawal” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, January 27, 2022 3:22:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 10:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "The sanctions need to be imposed now," "President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve" External link

irishsun Monday, January 24, 2022 4:33:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 3:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 3:12:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

eurasiareview Monday, January 24, 2022 5:03:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 4:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “When it comes to pushing back against Russia, we need to show strength and not be in a position of doctrine of appeasement, which seems to be how President Biden has worked his administration,” “So, we do need to go ahead and impose sanctions on Russia now” External link

politico Monday, January 24, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst stated : “We need to have firm resolve with this. We need to work with our NATO allies and make sure an invasion doesn’t happen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, January 24, 2022 12:37:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “we have not seen any actions yet” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, January 24, 2022 12:37:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:54:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about President Putin ) : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "A number of these things have been discussed for months now. And this administration is only just acting on the suggestions that are coming from Congress," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst answered ( about President Putin ) : "Well, number one, we do need to fight for democracy. And understanding that Putin's goal is to retain some of what he had during the Soviet era, that power and control, to expand his reaches across Europe," "We know that if he's able to go into Ukraine, and there's very little pushback from the United States or from NATO, it allows him to move into other countries in Eastern Europe" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst explained : "Because, when you do that, you are manning election centers," "And in rural communities like mine where it really does make sense, simply local governments can't afford to step out there and continue to man as they would during a smaller election season" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I would also say, since we have put a number of the voting laws into place over the last several years -- voter ID is one of those -- we've actually seen voter participation increase, even in off-election years," "So I think it's a false premise that the Democrats are promoting out there that this is restricting access. Because, in Iowa, we've only seen voters get out in higher numbers to participate in their very safe elections" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about President Putin ) : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "So, the emphasis seems to be on red states, but not where there's actually the most restricting voting rules," "So, let's turn our attention to those states and make sure that those voters have the access necessary" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We do need to fight for democracy and understanding that Putin's goal is to retain some of what he had during the Soviet era, that power and control expand his reaches across Europe," "We know that if he's able to go into Ukraine, and there's very little pushback from the United States or from NATO, it allows him to move into other countries in Eastern Europe" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst responded : "Because when you do that, you are manning election centers," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Sunday, January 23, 2022 8:54:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every state will put in place its own voting systems. Their election systems. That is a state’s right,” External link

politico Sunday, January 23, 2022 6:50:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “While the Biden administration continues appeasing America’s adversaries, most recently supporting Putin’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline, I have consistently urged the United States to take action to deter Russia and support Ukraine,” “Standing with our democratic partner is critical to America’s fight for freedom and democracy around the globe. As Russia inches closer to invading, Ukraine and its people need our support, and this measure will help give them necessary resources to push back against Putin’s hostility” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 18, 2022 11:38:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Serving Iowans begins first and foremost with hearing from them, in every county and corner of our state,” “I’ve pledged to complete the 99 County Tour every year because hearing from and speaking directly with Iowans is a top priority for me and one of the traditions I believe is most important for our lawmakers—and one that Iowans rightfully have come to expect of their representatives. I can think of no better time and place to kick off this year’s 99 County Tour than right here at UNI’s ‘Back Packin’ the Dome’ Day of Service, where the Cedar Valley community is making a difference in the lives of so many” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 18, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst replied : "I'm glad that you reminded me that President Biden has an agenda, because I have forgotten he had one. It really has gone out the window" External link

foxnews Sunday, January 16, 2022 12:24:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “The irony here is that New York, home of the Democratic Leader, and Delaware, home of President Biden, have some of the most restrictive voting laws in the entire country,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst noted : “Just this past November, New Yorkers overwhelmingly voted down a ballot initiative to allow no excuse absentee voting. New York voters also rejected a proposition that would have allowed individuals to register to vote and cast a ballot on Election Day,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Now the senior Senator from New York is threatening to destroy the Senate to override the wishes of the residents of his very own state who voted against the policies he is trying to impose on every other state,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "Then-Sen. Joe Biden said the nuclear option, quote, 'is a fundamental power grab for the majority party,'" External link

foxnews Tuesday, January 11, 2022 11:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 3:19:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 2:14:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 1:14:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Radicals in liberal states like California shouldn't be allowed to punish hardworking farmers and producers in Iowa with overreaching and unconstitutional policies like Proposition 12," "It's imperative the Supreme Court takes up this case right away and makes clear that this harmful and extreme new law, which would effectively ban Iowa's pork, bacon, eggs and other top-quality agricultural products, needs to be thrown out. I'm urging the Supreme Court to act immediately in taking on this case and to stand up for our hardworking farmers" External link

4-traders Thursday, January 6, 2022 11:03:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "It is frustrating because I did work in a shelter environment," "This is not a gun control bill. It is a violence against women bill" External link

CBSnews Friday, December 31, 2021 3:16:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “In the wake of 9/11, millions of Americans answered the call to keep America safe, sacrificing life and limb to protect our homeland and to fight the enemies of freedom the world over,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, December 28, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "From his disaster in Afghanistan, to the out-of-control situation at our southern border, and now his failure to prepare for the omicron variant his own administration warned about, time and again Joe Biden has utterly failed to meet the challenge and has demonstrated to the American people his inability to lead this country through crises, including those of his own making," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 23, 2021 7:36:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a mother of a West Point cadet and a company commander who served over 23 years in uniform, one of the Senate duties I enjoy most each year is nominating outstanding Iowa students, and America’s future leaders, to our nation’s Service Academies,” “Every single one of this year’s bright applicants have demonstrated their skill and hard work, and I’m so pleased to support them as they take the next step in their journey and begin down the path of serving our nation” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:33:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Keeping America safe at home means standing with our friends and partners in the fight against authoritarianism and those who mean to do us harm, like Vladimir Putin. As a key partner to our nation, the United States must continue to support the Ukrainian people and their democratic government. This bipartisan effort makes it clear to Vladimir Putin that America is watching—and calls on the Biden administration to take necessary steps to provide aid to Ukraine, protect its sovereignty, and prioritize America’s national security interests,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, December 21, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Of course with doubling the cost of child care, as has been stated before, families in Iowa, we are already what we consider a child care desert,” “Because [the Democrats] are going to increase the cost of child care and restrict who can have access to federal funds and subsidies, we will lose many day care providers and the opportunity to have a child in a stable learning environment and care” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 17, 2021 9:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "We are happy to have it over this part of the finish line," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 16, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "My message to those Gold Star families is: your loved ones will not be forgotten," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 16, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We should have been on this bill much, much earlier so we could have a robust debate about the extremely important issues, especially the one of sexual assault and military justice reform,” External link

wishtv Wednesday, December 15, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowa’s farmers and producers work day in and day out to offer consumers cleaner, more affordable choices at the pump, yet their livelihoods continue to be impacted by bureaucrats in Washington who refuse to uphold the integrity of the Renewable Fuel Standard. This bipartisan bill will ensure the law is followed and in turn provide more certainty and predictability to our renewable fuel industry,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 15, 2021 1:00:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Iowa's farmers and producers work day in and day out to offer consumers cleaner, more affordable choices at the pump, yet their livelihoods continue to be impacted by bureaucrats in Washington who refuse to uphold the integrity of the Renewable Fuel Standard. This bipartisan bill will ensure the law is followed and in turn provide more certainty and predictability to our renewable fuel industry," External link

4-traders Tuesday, December 14, 2021 11:53:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowans should make the decisions about their own health care—not the federal government—and President Biden’s heavy-handed federal mandate takes that freedom away from Iowans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I am disappointed that we did not get every aspect of our bill included,” External link

wkbn Thursday, December 9, 2021 3:41:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We have the support of over 65 senators, a veto-proof majority,” External link

wkbn Thursday, December 9, 2021 3:41:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I think that sets a bad precedent,” “It might be able to pass, but it's something we all need to talk about, and I just don't think we should be operating like this” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, December 7, 2021 10:44:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about Vladimir Putin ) : "It's hard to know what Vladimir Putin is thinking and what his true intentions are, but we do see a very aggressive action on his part, amassing his troops on the Ukrainian border. So we must prepare for the worst, not knowing what those intentions are," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "I do think that President Biden needs to be very clear, and very strong and his message to Vladimir Putin," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I certainly can't speak for the House, Chris, but I do believe that there is a coalescence around these types of actions in the United States Senate. Democrats are concerned, Republicans are concerned and what we don't want to do is allow President Putin to continue with the pipeline, especially as he is preparing, perhaps, to invade Ukraine," "So we do have to push back on that and I think that there is a large group of United States Senators that will push back on Vladimir Putin," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We have to get to a point, as leaders, where we’re separating our men and women in uniform away from our policy decisions,” External link

defensenews Sunday, December 5, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “They are not turning to us and seeing leadership at this moment in time,” “And we can’t just continue to promise to be the partner of choice. We have to have action in this area and show the rest of the world that we are the partner of choice” External link

defensenews Sunday, December 5, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "We have to do a better job at explaining why America needs to engage globally," "And we haven’t seen that for maybe a few decades now" External link

foxnews Saturday, December 4, 2021 11:49:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I feel a lot better about the bill. If we continue to make progress before it hits the floor, I would be much more likely to support it,” External link

politico Wednesday, December 1, 2021 1:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Our world is facing a number of national security challenges today—on the forefront are the malign actions of Communist China and Russia. Coming together with like-minded partners at discussions like the Halifax International Security Forum is invaluable in addressing these challenges and strengthening our partnerships,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 22, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I look forward to engaging with some of America’s closest partners as we work together to address the security challenges facing our world—including those from near-peer adversaries like China and Russia,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 19, 2021 3:35:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst déclaré ( about Joseph Biden ) : «Je pense que la porte a été ouverte pour destituer pour n'importe quoi. Joe Biden devrait être très prudent, vous savez, nous pouvons nous retrouver dans une situation avec un président Biden dont les gens, immédiatement, au lendemain de son élection, diront : "Et bien, nous allons le destituer".» External link

parismatch Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT



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Joni Ernst said : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice to defend and preserve our country, and for many, the years following their time in uniform can be difficult. We want to create ways to ease that transition back to civilian life by setting them up with opportunities that will allow them to succeed in not only the workforce, but in their day to day lives,” “The ‘Boots-to-Business’ initiative is a program that grants our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world and I’m pleased Democrats and Republicans worked together to move this forward” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 19, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For 75 years, Ames Laboratory has made indispensable and historic contributions to our nation and the entire scientific community and has played a consequential role in America’s defense and leadership in the world. As an Iowa State alumna, I’m extraordinarily proud of the innovative work of this important institution and am so pleased to join my colleagues in giving it the recognition it deserves on this anniversary,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, May 18, 2022 9:18:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : “Just because you’re a political newcomer doesn’t mean we write you off,” “I think she’s got a great story. It’s convincing” External link

eurweb Sunday, May 15, 2022 10:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Dr Oz ) : “Turkey gives me pause. I’m not going to say Dr. Oz gives me pause,” External link

politico Wednesday, May 11, 2022 1:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst responded : "We're debating now. We're going to continue to debate that. I think that's important that we do that, to debate it" External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 5, 2022 9:28:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst writes : “Oftentimes, travelers are able to decide whether to wear face masks while at their originating site, and destination, and are only forced to wear face masks while traveling between the two,” External link

dailycaller Monday, April 25, 2022 7:10:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I don't feel that we are doing enough when it comes to arming the Ukrainians," "What we should do is look at what the Ukrainians are asking for and how they want to employ those different military platforms, and then provide them absolutely everything that they need. We need to provide that shock and awe in this case and make sure that the Ukrainians are not just keeping the Russians where they're at right now. We want them all the way out of Ukraine" External link

kcci Sunday, April 24, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I don't feel that we are doing enough when it comes to arming the Ukrainians," "What we should do is look at what the Ukrainians are asking for and how they want to employ those different military platforms, and then provide them absolutely everything that they need. We need to provide that shock and awe in this case and make sure that the Ukrainians are not just keeping the Russians where they're at right now. We want them all the way out of Ukraine" External link

kcci Sunday, April 24, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every survivor counts and needs to be counted because we won’t end this epidemic of abuse if we aren’t properly identifying and measuring it,” “As part of the VAWA reauthorization, we directed the U.S. Attorney General to resolve these differences once and for all. He needs to take swift action and enact this law so we can improve our efforts to understand, address, prevent, and define sexual violence” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, April 12, 2022 6:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “What I’ve seen this far is, according to claims from whistleblowers, that he knew about this and did nothing about it,” “That’s an issue to me” External link

business-standard Wednesday, April 6, 2022 8:24:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Since the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, we’ve seen what we all feared become reality—the Taliban reneging on its promises to uphold the rights of Afghan women and girls. Just last week, the Taliban government made the disastrous decision to block Afghan girls to return to secondary schools, and the dire humanitarian situation in the country has made life increasingly difficult for too many. Senators Shaheen and Collins have been important partners, along with our fellow female senators, in urging the administration to act to support the basic rights of Afghan women and girls, and today’s visit to the United Nations conveyed the importance of the United States’ and the international communities’ commitment to protecting our Afghan allies and holding the Taliban accountable,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 2, 2022 3:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Nearly one in three adults are survivors of domestic violence, an issue I’ve long worked to combat as a survivor myself,” “There’s more to be done to bolster research and data on these harmful injuries, including traumatic brain injuries, and this bipartisan bill will help us improve reporting and in turn find more effective ways to treat and support survivors” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 31, 2022 9:41:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “If they’re going to win, they need more,” “And they know they can win. But they just need the support coming from the United States” External link

myrecordjournal Thursday, March 31, 2022 4:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

forbes Wednesday, March 30, 2022 5:57:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about Eric Garcetti ) : “I want some clarity here. I want to know: Were there sexual harassment issues that came up in the workplace that were not addressed by Garcetti?” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “That would be an issue for a lot of members,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I had qualms about him running with that first incident,” External link

politico Tuesday, March 22, 2022 3:35:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It was the same ferocity I witnessed fighting alongside Ukrainians during the global war on terror,” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “We traveled together to demonstrate America's unwavering support for the freedom-loving people of Ukraine and affirm the strength of the world's most powerful alliance,” “We departed with the conviction that the United States, Ukraine and the free world have the will and the means to unite and stand up to Vladimir Putin’s tyranny” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “So they are trapped behind enemy lines with nowhere to go,” “It is devastating. Putin rules through fear. The Ukrainian state they will not be ruled by fear. We should not be ruled by fear either. We cannot simply allow Ukraine to be taken by this ruthless dictator because if we allow that he will continue on this path” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “It's a consensus of America and our NATO allies that Putin must be held accountable for the crimes he has committed after Ukraine wins this war,” “His barbarous and cruel actions will not go unpunished” External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We do need to find new ways of getting much needed material into Ukraine as quickly as possible,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 20, 2022 6:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “It’s a truly weak man that targets children, elderly, women. Putin is a weak leader,” “He may be trying to project strength, but he is a weak man when he is going after weak individuals. We need to hold him accountable for the crimes that he is committing in Ukraine. This is abhorrent. It is an illegal war and he needs to held accountable” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, March 20, 2022 6:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “After more than a year in office, President Biden has proven time and again that he’s beholden to the demands of the radical Left, and his move to reverse the Trump administration’s commonsense ban on federal tax dollars from going to abortion providers is only the latest instance to show it,” “Iowans can be assured that I will always stand up for life and will do everything I can to make sure our tax dollars are never used to promote abortion” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 19, 2022 10:27:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 19, 2022 1:57:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Students and their families should have a clear picture about the true costs associated with their loans so they can fully understand how they’ll impact their future,” “Providing them with the tools to know what the real deal is with their federal student loans is commonsense and will help them make informed decisions” External link

forbes Friday, March 18, 2022 4:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : "It means the world to me to know that this memorial is going to be right here on our National Mall, and it will honor all of those tremendous men and women who served in our armed forces in the Global War on Terror, but it also honors their families and those that lost loved ones," External link

foxnews Friday, March 18, 2022 12:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Thursday, March 17, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 6:18:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Putin and his army continue to target innocent Ukrainian civilians, their public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, and even homes. The Ukrainian people, under President Zelenskyy, have fought back valiantly, but they need more support from the United States and our NATO allies. President Biden must act immediately to transfer MiGs and air defense systems to our allies and allow the Ukrainians to protect their people and their country. Every second counts,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 17, 2022 5:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “That does set up a much more widespread conflict, and that would pull all of our NATO partners in,” External link

newrepublic Thursday, March 17, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “If Zelenskiy is asking for MiGs, let’s send him MiGs. If he wants us to send a bunch of Ford F-150s, send them a bunch of Fords. I don’t care what he’s asking for. We should say, ‘You know what? We’re going to help you with that,’” External link

newrepublic Thursday, March 17, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 7:43:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowans, and all Americans, have a right to know what’s happening in Washington, but without proper supervision, our transparency laws are often more bark than bite,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As autocrats around the world, from Russia to China, try to crack down on citizens’ freedom of information, my bill will ensure here in America we open our government to the public and the officials we pay with our tax dollars fully comply with our transparency laws,” “Sticking up for the taxpayer and holding government officials accountable might not make me a lot of friends inside the Beltway, but you know what they say: ‘If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog,’” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “EcoHealth also evaded a number of federal transparency laws requiring the disclosure of how our tax dollars are being spent. As a result, we still aren’t entirely sure how much of our money was sunk into subsidizing the unsafe, state-run lab in Communist China,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Too often, laws can be more bark than bite if no one is watching to make sure they are being enforced. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of FOIA information requests that have not received responses within the required time. Government spending data that is required to be made publicly available is inaccurate, incomplete, and even unreliable. And taxpayer-funded projects that are required to display the costs are not doing so,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “It makes me want to throw on my uniform and go help,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 6:13:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a former county auditor who ran elections at the local level in Iowa, I know firsthand the importance of maintaining the security and integrity of our election system,” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 16, 2022 3:29:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “President Biden has continued to use environmental concerns as a smokescreen to impose more onerous federal rules and regulations, often to the detriment of Iowa’s farmers and small businesses. This new effort will increase oversight and transparency and hold the Biden administration accountable—ensuring they both demonstrate the need for any new regulation and understand its impact on Americans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I join our entire state in continuing to grieve the loss of seven members of our community and to pray for them, their families and their loved ones in the wake of those terrible storms days ago,” “It’s critical we do everything we can, as quickly as we can, to protect and keep our communities safe from these disastrous weather events, and this important legislation will go a long way in doing just that” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "President Biden has continued to use environmental concerns as a smokescreen to impose more onerous federal rules and regulations, often to the detriment of Iowa’s farmers and small businesses," External link

foxnews Wednesday, March 16, 2022 12:30:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Today, Russia’s assault is trained on the Ukrainian people, public infrastructure, farms, hospitals, daycares, places of work, and even their homes,” “The Ukrainian military is in dire need of more lethal aid today to defend the foundations of their country that will allow it to function in the future” External link

theepochtimes Monday, March 14, 2022 8:17:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator," External link

startribune Sunday, March 13, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying," "We need to provide everything we can" External link

arkansasonline Saturday, March 12, 2022 1:15:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying," "We need to provide everything we can" External link

newindianexpress Saturday, March 12, 2022 9:07:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst dijo : “Conozco de primera mano la horrenda experiencia a la que se enfrentan demasiadas mujeres a manos de un agresor” External link

orlandosentinel Saturday, March 12, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator,” External link

bangordailynews Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “To my colleague in the House, I would push back,” External link

msnbc Friday, March 11, 2022 6:32:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it’s legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

whittierdailynews Friday, March 11, 2022 5:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it’s legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

dailynews Friday, March 11, 2022 4:41:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "So to my colleague in the House, I would push back and say it's not Ukraine that is invading Russia . It is Russia invading Ukraine. And they are going to have â” Russia is going to have a world of hurt on their hands. But we have to be able to provide them the means to do it," External link

ibtimes-sg Friday, March 11, 2022 11:51:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For three years, I’ve worked diligently with Democrats and Republicans to modernize the Violence Against Women Act to ensure my fellow survivors are empowered and have access to the support they need. I’m thrilled this important legislation is one step closer to becoming law,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 11, 2022 10:11:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, March 11, 2022 8:20:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

news4jax Friday, March 11, 2022 5:11:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

clickondetroit Friday, March 11, 2022 4:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every hour that goes by that we are not stepping up with our aid, whether it's legal or otherwise, we have Ukrainians dying,” “We need to provide everything we can” External link

seattlepi Friday, March 11, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As gas prices hit record highs for Americans across the country, it’s never been clearer that energy security is national security,” “Banning Russian oil was long overdue, but it’s far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers to support our state’s biofuel that is American-made, ready, and available to meet our nation’s needs right away” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 10, 2022 9:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As gas prices hit record highs for Americans across the country, it’s never been clearer that energy security is national security,” “Banning Russian oil was long overdue, but it’s far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers to support our state’s biofuel that is American-made, ready, and available to meet our nation’s needs right away” External link

biomassmagazine Thursday, March 10, 2022 4:04:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowa’s clean, American-made, renewable fuels are ready and available to meet our nation's needs right away,” “In fact, the current excess ethanol capacity domestically is nearly the same as the amount of Russian gas the U.S. had been importing — roughly 83 million barrels versus 87 million barrels” External link

siouxcityjournal Thursday, March 10, 2022 2:10:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “it's far past time for President Biden to make good on the promises he made on the campaign trail to Iowa farmers and producers and to pass our bipartisan legislation to unleash Iowa biofuel right now,” External link

siouxcityjournal Thursday, March 10, 2022 2:10:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Iran Deal ) : "Russia, this is the country with tanks running over Ukraine right now killing innocent civilians," "Children, women, people that we care about and yet they’re using those Russians to negotiate a deal with yet another one of our near-peer adversaries, Iran" External link

foxnews Thursday, March 10, 2022 1:52:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “The United States is the greatest nation on earth, but under President Biden we are allowing the Germans, the Canadians, the Latvians, the Dutch, and the Swiss to lead in arming our freedom-loving partners in Ukraine. After speaking with President Zelenskyy over the weekend, it’s clear that every second counts, and we need to get additional aid to the Ukrainians now. This bill will transfer unused aircraft, weapons, equipment, and additional defense support capabilities sitting in warehouses across the world to fight back against Russian aggression,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 9, 2022 7:59:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “On his first day in office, President Biden took executive action to reduce American energy production and increase our reliance on foreign adversaries, including Russia. His administration has since prioritized Left-wing climate priorities like electric vehicles over Iowa biofuel—a readily available choice at the pump for consumers. As a result, our country has gone from an exporter of energy to a consumer of Russian oil—padding the pockets of Putin and his cronies as they slaughter innocent civilians and attack Ukraine’s freedom. The president made the right decision today to end purchasing of Russia’s bloody oil, but now he must take immediate, decisive action to unleash the American energy sector to protect both our national security and consumers at the pump,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 9, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst noted : "We do not want to engage directly with Russians," "But what we can do … is provide all the defensive mechanisms for President Zelenskyy and his armed services to provide their own protected airspace" External link

foxnews Monday, March 7, 2022 1:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “This is where you see Republicans and Democrats coming together to aid Ukraine and of course provide stability to Europe,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:34:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Once we engage with Russians directly, that does involve all of our NATO partners as well. This gives Russia the opportunity then to attack not only the United States, but also others in Europe, and it’s a very tenuous situation,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:11:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “What we can do is provide all the defensive mechanisms for President Zelensky and his armed services to provide their own protected airspace,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, March 6, 2022 10:11:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Vladimir Putin is an autocratic thug who is slaughtering innocent people and attempting to overrun a sovereign, freedom-loving nation, and partner of the United States. Thousands of men, women, and children are dying at the hands of his murderous regime—and he must be held accountable. The Senate, Iowa, America, and the western world stand with the people of Ukraine and condemn Putin and his cronies and I’m calling on the International Criminal Court to prosecute their war crimes,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 5, 2022 3:53:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “This President and his administration are allowing the Germans, the Canadians, the Latvians, the Dutch, and the Swiss to lead in arming Ukraine. This body, my colleagues and I implore you, we can do more and we can do better!” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 4, 2022 1:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Gov. Kim Reynolds is the perfect choice for the Republican response to (Tuesday) night’s State of the Union address, and her record of success in Iowa is the ideal contrast to life in Joe Biden’s America,” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 2, 2022 7:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst says : “I grew up castrating hogs on an Iowa farm,” “So when I get to Washington, I’ll know how to cut pork” External link

gazette Monday, February 28, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "President Biden has been weak, we can all admit that," "He must present strength to a very powerful leader who is not afraid to take innocent lives" External link

southernminn Saturday, February 26, 2022 3:39:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "President Biden has been weak, we can all admit that," "He must present strength to a very powerful leader who is not afraid to take innocent lives" External link

siouxcityjournal Saturday, February 26, 2022 2:56:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power. That’s what Putin understands," External link

cjonline Friday, February 25, 2022 12:22:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power, that's what President Putin understands, that's really the only thing he understands," External link

kcci Thursday, February 24, 2022 4:58:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We needed to show strength, we needed to show power, that's what President Putin understands, that's really the only thing he understands," External link

kcci Thursday, February 24, 2022 4:58:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “The Biden administration has made us more reliant on Russia for our energy needs, and their appeasement of our adversaries has led to Putin’s continued aggression towards Ukraine. This bill will unleash the American energy sector and help reduce our NATO allies’ dependence on adversaries, and in turn boost our economic interests and protect our national security,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 23, 2022 10:53:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Kim Reynolds ) : “In Iowa, we have seen what proven leadership looks like under our governor and my friend, Kim Reynolds, someone who is cutting taxes, expanding opportunity, and standing up for our students and families,” External link

wcfcourier Tuesday, February 22, 2022 11:15:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Our Founding Fathers recognized the dangers of massive federal spending and national debt, but never could they have imagined the levels at which we borrow today—with a debt now exceeding $30 trillion. Since I came to the Senate, I’ve been sounding the alarm on this spending crisis. This Presidents’ Day, I can think of no better way to honor the likes of Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison than by making these commonsense reforms that will save taxpayer dollars, help pay down our national debt, and end welfare programs for politicians and unnecessary perks for future former presidents,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 21, 2022 11:07:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Having access to a clean diaper is a basic and absolutely essential necessity for every Iowa parent with a newborn or toddler, but with costs soaring under record inflation, far too many families today are facing difficult choices,” “Addressing this essential need of our parents while prices continue to go up should be a priority for our lawmakers, which is why I’m so pleased to lead this bipartisan proposal to help families get better access to diapers amid cost surges nationwide” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 17, 2022 3:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “The United States, under President Joe Biden’s leadership, has failed to de-escalate Russia’s aggression toward our trusted partner Ukraine and stop Putin’s imperial march. Instead of appeasing the Kremlin and Putin’s regime, the Biden administration needs to take decisive and proactive action,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 17, 2022 2:02:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Having access to a clean diaper is a basic and absolutely essential necessity for every Iowa parent with a newborn or toddler, but with costs soaring under record inflation, far too many families today are facing difficult choices,” “Addressing this essential need of our parents while prices continue to go up should be a priority for our lawmakers, which is why I’m so pleased to lead this bipartisan proposal to help families get better access to diapers amid cost surges nationwide” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 16, 2022 9:32:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “While inflation continues to soar sky high in this country, the Biden administration is pushing their $30 million crackpot idea that puts drug abusers in charge of designing crack kits and distributing drug paraphernalia—all at the taxpayer’s expense,” “Right now, nearly everything costs more in Biden’s America…well, except crack kits are free! This effort will force the Biden administration to sober up from its out of control budget bender and stop making problems worse” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 15, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “We know that there are so many programs and so many survivors and victims that are reliant upon the reauthorization,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 11, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told : “We were able to push as far as we could on the boyfriend loophole,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 11, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “For three years, I’ve been working diligently on modernizing and strengthening the Violence Against Women Act,” External link

wwlp Thursday, February 10, 2022 4:19:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a survivor of domestic violence and sexual assault, I know firsthand the horrific experience too many women face at the hands of a perpetrator. That’s why for three years I’ve worked diligently and across the aisle to craft a bill that will modernize this important law to ensure my fellow survivors are supported and empowered. I’m proud our work resulted in bipartisan legislation that can do just that,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 10, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice so much to protect and defend our nation, and when they transition out of the day-to-day military life, it’s important they have the support to succeed,” “The ‘Boots to Business’ initiative is an excellent resource that equips our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world. I’m excited to partner with my colleague, and fellow veteran, Senator Duckworth on this effort to support our veterans and their families” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 3, 2022 5:54:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Our servicemembers and their families sacrifice so much to protect and defend our nation, and when they transition out of the day-to-day military life, it’s important they have the support to succeed,” “The ‘Boots to Business’ initiative is an excellent resource that equips our servicemembers with the training and tools necessary to enter the civilian business world. I’m excited to partner with my colleague, and fellow veteran, Senator Duckworth on this effort to support our veterans and their families” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 3, 2022 2:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Finding access to quality and affordable health care continues to be a challenge for folks in rural communities across Iowa, and the demand for doctors has only increased. I’m proud to see this critical bipartisan effort gain so much momentum—and I will keep working to get it across the finish line,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, February 2, 2022 11:04:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Protecting our kids from sexual predators is something we can all agree on, and it’s long past time tech companies took the scourge of online child sexual exploitation seriously,” “I’m proud to support this bipartisan effort that will help modernize our internet laws to combat the proliferation of child sexual abuse material online and encourage the tech industry to protect children from sexual exploitation on their platforms” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 1, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “Among the activities these tax dollars are intended to support is ‘the preservation and protection of threatened or ,’ which include four plants, a salamander, and one insect in Afghanistan,” “There is no question the people of Afghanistan are suffering terribly from widespread famine and human rights abuses and desperately need help. But, the Biden administration has not put protections in place to prevent this new U.S. assistance from ending up in the hands of terrorists, just like when billions of dollars of weapons and supplies were handed over to the Taliban following Biden’s poorly planned and mishandled withdrawal” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, January 27, 2022 3:22:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 10:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "The sanctions need to be imposed now," "President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve" External link

irishsun Monday, January 24, 2022 4:33:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 3:56:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 3:12:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

eurasiareview Monday, January 24, 2022 5:03:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Monday, January 24, 2022 4:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “When it comes to pushing back against Russia, we need to show strength and not be in a position of doctrine of appeasement, which seems to be how President Biden has worked his administration,” “So, we do need to go ahead and impose sanctions on Russia now” External link

politico Monday, January 24, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst stated : “We need to have firm resolve with this. We need to work with our NATO allies and make sure an invasion doesn’t happen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, January 24, 2022 12:37:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “we have not seen any actions yet” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, January 24, 2022 12:37:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:54:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about President Putin ) : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "A number of these things have been discussed for months now. And this administration is only just acting on the suggestions that are coming from Congress," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst answered ( about President Putin ) : "Well, number one, we do need to fight for democracy. And understanding that Putin's goal is to retain some of what he had during the Soviet era, that power and control, to expand his reaches across Europe," "We know that if he's able to go into Ukraine, and there's very little pushback from the United States or from NATO, it allows him to move into other countries in Eastern Europe" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst explained : "Because, when you do that, you are manning election centers," "And in rural communities like mine where it really does make sense, simply local governments can't afford to step out there and continue to man as they would during a smaller election season" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I would also say, since we have put a number of the voting laws into place over the last several years -- voter ID is one of those -- we've actually seen voter participation increase, even in off-election years," "So I think it's a false premise that the Democrats are promoting out there that this is restricting access. Because, in Iowa, we've only seen voters get out in higher numbers to participate in their very safe elections" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 11:22:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about President Putin ) : "We simply need to let Putin know that the United States stands with our Ukrainian friends," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "So, the emphasis seems to be on red states, but not where there's actually the most restricting voting rules," "So, let's turn our attention to those states and make sure that those voters have the access necessary" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : "We do need to fight for democracy and understanding that Putin's goal is to retain some of what he had during the Soviet era, that power and control expand his reaches across Europe," "We know that if he's able to go into Ukraine, and there's very little pushback from the United States or from NATO, it allows him to move into other countries in Eastern Europe" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst responded : "Because when you do that, you are manning election centers," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, January 23, 2022 9:21:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about President Putin ) : “The sanctions need to be imposed now,” “President Putin only understands strength and power. We need to have firm resolve” External link

voanews Sunday, January 23, 2022 8:54:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Every state will put in place its own voting systems. Their election systems. That is a state’s right,” External link

politico Sunday, January 23, 2022 6:50:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “While the Biden administration continues appeasing America’s adversaries, most recently supporting Putin’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline, I have consistently urged the United States to take action to deter Russia and support Ukraine,” “Standing with our democratic partner is critical to America’s fight for freedom and democracy around the globe. As Russia inches closer to invading, Ukraine and its people need our support, and this measure will help give them necessary resources to push back against Putin’s hostility” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 18, 2022 11:38:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Serving Iowans begins first and foremost with hearing from them, in every county and corner of our state,” “I’ve pledged to complete the 99 County Tour every year because hearing from and speaking directly with Iowans is a top priority for me and one of the traditions I believe is most important for our lawmakers—and one that Iowans rightfully have come to expect of their representatives. I can think of no better time and place to kick off this year’s 99 County Tour than right here at UNI’s ‘Back Packin’ the Dome’ Day of Service, where the Cedar Valley community is making a difference in the lives of so many” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 18, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst replied : "I'm glad that you reminded me that President Biden has an agenda, because I have forgotten he had one. It really has gone out the window" External link

foxnews Sunday, January 16, 2022 12:24:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “The irony here is that New York, home of the Democratic Leader, and Delaware, home of President Biden, have some of the most restrictive voting laws in the entire country,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst noted : “Just this past November, New Yorkers overwhelmingly voted down a ballot initiative to allow no excuse absentee voting. New York voters also rejected a proposition that would have allowed individuals to register to vote and cast a ballot on Election Day,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Now the senior Senator from New York is threatening to destroy the Senate to override the wishes of the residents of his very own state who voted against the policies he is trying to impose on every other state,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 12, 2022 3:33:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "Then-Sen. Joe Biden said the nuclear option, quote, 'is a fundamental power grab for the majority party,'" External link

foxnews Tuesday, January 11, 2022 11:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 3:19:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 2:14:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about American Israel ) : “Finalizing the Abraham Accords was a historic step toward peace in the Middle East and welcome news, not only for our partners and allies in the region, but for the United States. We must continue these efforts to further our nation’s partnership with Israel and promote peace and prosperity, and I look forward to working with my Democratic and Republican colleagues in the Abraham Accords Caucus to do so,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 11, 2022 1:14:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Radicals in liberal states like California shouldn't be allowed to punish hardworking farmers and producers in Iowa with overreaching and unconstitutional policies like Proposition 12," "It's imperative the Supreme Court takes up this case right away and makes clear that this harmful and extreme new law, which would effectively ban Iowa's pork, bacon, eggs and other top-quality agricultural products, needs to be thrown out. I'm urging the Supreme Court to act immediately in taking on this case and to stand up for our hardworking farmers" External link

4-traders Thursday, January 6, 2022 11:03:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "It is frustrating because I did work in a shelter environment," "This is not a gun control bill. It is a violence against women bill" External link

CBSnews Friday, December 31, 2021 3:16:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “In the wake of 9/11, millions of Americans answered the call to keep America safe, sacrificing life and limb to protect our homeland and to fight the enemies of freedom the world over,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, December 28, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Joseph Biden ) : "From his disaster in Afghanistan, to the out-of-control situation at our southern border, and now his failure to prepare for the omicron variant his own administration warned about, time and again Joe Biden has utterly failed to meet the challenge and has demonstrated to the American people his inability to lead this country through crises, including those of his own making," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 23, 2021 7:36:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “As a mother of a West Point cadet and a company commander who served over 23 years in uniform, one of the Senate duties I enjoy most each year is nominating outstanding Iowa students, and America’s future leaders, to our nation’s Service Academies,” “Every single one of this year’s bright applicants have demonstrated their skill and hard work, and I’m so pleased to support them as they take the next step in their journey and begin down the path of serving our nation” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:33:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “Keeping America safe at home means standing with our friends and partners in the fight against authoritarianism and those who mean to do us harm, like Vladimir Putin. As a key partner to our nation, the United States must continue to support the Ukrainian people and their democratic government. This bipartisan effort makes it clear to Vladimir Putin that America is watching—and calls on the Biden administration to take necessary steps to provide aid to Ukraine, protect its sovereignty, and prioritize America’s national security interests,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, December 21, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Of course with doubling the cost of child care, as has been stated before, families in Iowa, we are already what we consider a child care desert,” “Because [the Democrats] are going to increase the cost of child care and restrict who can have access to federal funds and subsidies, we will lose many day care providers and the opportunity to have a child in a stable learning environment and care” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 17, 2021 9:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "We are happy to have it over this part of the finish line," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 16, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "My message to those Gold Star families is: your loved ones will not be forgotten," External link

foxnews Thursday, December 16, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We should have been on this bill much, much earlier so we could have a robust debate about the extremely important issues, especially the one of sexual assault and military justice reform,” External link

wishtv Wednesday, December 15, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowa’s farmers and producers work day in and day out to offer consumers cleaner, more affordable choices at the pump, yet their livelihoods continue to be impacted by bureaucrats in Washington who refuse to uphold the integrity of the Renewable Fuel Standard. This bipartisan bill will ensure the law is followed and in turn provide more certainty and predictability to our renewable fuel industry,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 15, 2021 1:00:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "Iowa's farmers and producers work day in and day out to offer consumers cleaner, more affordable choices at the pump, yet their livelihoods continue to be impacted by bureaucrats in Washington who refuse to uphold the integrity of the Renewable Fuel Standard. This bipartisan bill will ensure the law is followed and in turn provide more certainty and predictability to our renewable fuel industry," External link

4-traders Tuesday, December 14, 2021 11:53:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Iowans should make the decisions about their own health care—not the federal government—and President Biden’s heavy-handed federal mandate takes that freedom away from Iowans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I am disappointed that we did not get every aspect of our bill included,” External link

wkbn Thursday, December 9, 2021 3:41:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We have the support of over 65 senators, a veto-proof majority,” External link

wkbn Thursday, December 9, 2021 3:41:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I think that sets a bad precedent,” “It might be able to pass, but it's something we all need to talk about, and I just don't think we should be operating like this” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, December 7, 2021 10:44:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst told ( about Vladimir Putin ) : "It's hard to know what Vladimir Putin is thinking and what his true intentions are, but we do see a very aggressive action on his part, amassing his troops on the Ukrainian border. So we must prepare for the worst, not knowing what those intentions are," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst added : "I do think that President Biden needs to be very clear, and very strong and his message to Vladimir Putin," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "I certainly can't speak for the House, Chris, but I do believe that there is a coalescence around these types of actions in the United States Senate. Democrats are concerned, Republicans are concerned and what we don't want to do is allow President Putin to continue with the pipeline, especially as he is preparing, perhaps, to invade Ukraine," "So we do have to push back on that and I think that there is a large group of United States Senators that will push back on Vladimir Putin," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, December 5, 2021 7:05:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “We have to get to a point, as leaders, where we’re separating our men and women in uniform away from our policy decisions,” External link

defensenews Sunday, December 5, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “They are not turning to us and seeing leadership at this moment in time,” “And we can’t just continue to promise to be the partner of choice. We have to have action in this area and show the rest of the world that we are the partner of choice” External link

defensenews Sunday, December 5, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst said : "We have to do a better job at explaining why America needs to engage globally," "And we haven’t seen that for maybe a few decades now" External link

foxnews Saturday, December 4, 2021 11:49:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I feel a lot better about the bill. If we continue to make progress before it hits the floor, I would be much more likely to support it,” External link

politico Wednesday, December 1, 2021 1:42:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “Our world is facing a number of national security challenges today—on the forefront are the malign actions of Communist China and Russia. Coming together with like-minded partners at discussions like the Halifax International Security Forum is invaluable in addressing these challenges and strengthening our partnerships,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 22, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Joni Ernst said : “I look forward to engaging with some of America’s closest partners as we work together to address the security challenges facing our world—including those from near-peer adversaries like China and Russia,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 19, 2021 3:35:00 AM EAT

Joni Ernst déclaré ( about Joseph Biden ) : «Je pense que la porte a été ouverte pour destituer pour n'importe quoi. Joe Biden devrait être très prudent, vous savez, nous pouvons nous retrouver dans une situation avec un président Biden dont les gens, immédiatement, au lendemain de son élection, diront : "Et bien, nous allons le destituer".» External link

parismatch Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT



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