Economy and Jobs
Cindy ran for Congress to serve as a voice for hardworking Iowans and middle-class families, not to protect corporations and the wealthiest Americans.
As a small business owner, Cindy knows that we need to make it easier for our entrepreneurs and small business owners to succeed. Cindy knows when we help our small businesses, we help our communities and our families.
Cindy knows firsthand how red tape and government bureaucracy can stifle innovation and job growth. In Congress, she will look at ways to cut burdensome regulations and make it easier for entrepreneurs to access capital to create jobs across the state.
Whether you live in a metro area or a rural town, Cindy believes every Iowan should have access to a good-paying job. Cindy will invest in communities to expand 21st century economic opportunity in rural and metro areas.
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Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced that she is cosponsoring legislation to allow smaller businesses affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to apply for a second round of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding to help keep their businesses afloat.
This week, members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted to advance six different pieces of legislation written and sponsored by Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03). Her legislation was included in multiple legislative packages that reduce the costs of health care, invest in infrastructure improvements, and protect renters and homeowners during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The six Axne-sponsored bills are:
Today, President Donald Trump signed bipartisan legislation cosponsored by Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) that will improve Iowa small business owners’ ability to utilize coronavirus (COVID-19) relief programs.
The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act was advanced by Rep. Axne and over 400 of her colleagues in the House last week, and passed the Senate unanimously on Wednesday.
Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted with a bipartisan majority of her colleagues to pass legislation that Rep. Axne cosponsored that will improve Iowa small business owners’ ability to utilize coronavirus (COVID-19) relief programs.
Rising costs of products, delivery fees and lack of customers make it difficult for restaurants to return to pre-COVID-19 revenue levels
Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) and Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to require that human capital management information is made publicly available in a timely and accurate manner to help determine whether a company will be successfully able to weather risks following the COVID-19 crisis – a critical issue for investors and the overall economy.