Whitehouse, Grassley Lead Senate Caucus in Issuing Report on Strategies to Combat Money Laundering by Drug Cartels

Washington, DC – Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the Chairman and Co-Chairman of the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, today released a bipartisan report entitled: Strengthening U.S. Efforts to Attack the Financial Networks of Cartels.  The report offers recommendations for Congress and the Biden administration to reduce the supply of illicit drugs by closing loopholes in

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Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control to Hold Hearing on Narcotics-Related Money Laundering 

Washington, DC – At 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12, the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control will hold a hearing entitled “The Role of the Federal Government in Attacking the Financial Networks of Cartels” in Room 215 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.  The hearing will examine the financial techniques that drug cartels use to launder and protect their

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ADVISORY: Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control to Hold Hearing on the 2022 National Drug Control Strategy

Washington, DC – At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 15, the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control will hold a hearing entitled, “Oversight of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and its 2022 National Drug Control Strategy,” in Room 608 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.  The hearing will examine the National Drug Control Strategy and its compliance

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ADVISORY: U.S. Senate Drug Caucus to Hold Field Hearing in Cedar Rapids

WASHINGTON – A panel of Iowans working to combat drug abuse will provide testimony at a field hearing of the U.S. Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control in Cedar Rapids on October 14. The hearing, organized and led by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), will provide insight and information on the needs of Iowa and local communities when it comes to

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Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control to Hold Hearing on the Economics of Cartels

Washington, DC – The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control will hold a hearing entitled, “The $150 Billion Drug Market: A Dive into the Economics of Cartels,” in Room 215 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2nd.  The hearing will examine how drug cartels have adapted their production, trafficking, and finance schemes for the

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Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control to Hold Hearing on the Nexus between the Illicit Drug Trade and Corruption

Washington, DC – The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control will hold a hearing entitled, “The Nexus between the Illicit Drug Trade and Corruption,” in Room 608 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17.  The hearing will examine the role and effectiveness of U.S. drug control agencies in addressing corruption associated with the illicit

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