Cindy believes we owe no greater debt than to the men and women, and their families, who have served our country.
In Congress, Cindy will continue to fight to make sure Washington takes care of all of our veterans and their families. She will look at policies to ensure that veterans have the skills they need for good-paying jobs and access to quality, affordable health care.
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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced her co-sponsorship of the Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R.3). This bill is another piece of healthcare reform Congresswoman Axne supports to help bring high-quality affordable health care to all Iowans.
The Lower Drug Costs Now Act is estimated to save the federal budget more than $345 billion over seven years according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. The bill would:
WASHINGTON –U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) praised House passage of the Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act (H.R. 886) on Monday. This legislation addresses the unique needs of veterans who are in the criminal justice system by proving funding to set up Veteran Treatment Courts across the country and expanding the program within the Department of Justice in coordination with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Ian Richardson, Des Moines Register, June 10, 2019
Residents of a Waukee mobile home park say the amount of rent increase the new owners of the Midwest Country Estates will hurt a lot of residents. Des Moines Register
Rep. Cindy Axne denounced Utah-based Havenpark Capital's plan to hike rent at some Iowa mobile home parks by up to 69% on Monday, calling it "unacceptable" in a letter sent to the company's managing partners.
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) applauded House passage of bipartisan legislation to provide tax relief to the surviving spouses and children of fallen service members. The bipartisan Gold Star Family Tax Relief Act (H.R. 2481) corrects a consequence of the tax bill that passed last Congress that is causing Gold Star families to see drastic tax increases. Rep. Axne is a co-sponsor of this legislation.