In The News

March 30, 2020 In The News

Two of Iowa's Democratic members of Congress are calling on Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds to issue a stay-at-home order as the state confirms more cases of the novel coronavirus.

March 23, 2020 In The News

Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne talked about the most important thing that needs to be done to get Iowans through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Axne also discussed what it’s been like behind the scenes in Washington, D.C. during this time.

March 17, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne, D-Iowa, spoke with the Business Record over the phone about federal resources in combating the impact of coronavirus on U.S. citizens’ health and the economy.

March 17, 2020 In The News

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Third District U.S. Representative Cindy Axne, a Democrat from West Des Moines, told Channel 13 Tuesday that she could personally support a federal plan that could give Iowans a cash payment--perhaps, $1,000--to help offset some of the financial hardship caused by COVID-19.

March 10, 2020 In The News

Jason Hathaway had enough time to grab a few essentials, his pets and personal mementos before flood water overtook his single-story ranch home in Hamburg, climbing so high the gutters disappeared.

Hathaway only lived in the house about six months before the Missouri River breached a levee on March 18, 2019, inundating two-thirds of the tiny Southwest Iowa town with flood water.

March 2, 2020 In The News

In a letter signed by 34 freshmen members of the U.S. House of Representatives, the bipartisan group called on leadership in the House and Senate to bring forward legislation to approve additional funding to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

February 28, 2020 In The News

Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne seeks more information on the impact prescription drug costs are having on her constituents.

February 28, 2020 In The News

A bill from U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne to require publicly traded companies to share more information about how they treat employees has received approval from the House Financial Services Committee.

The bill now goes to the full House for consideration.

February 25, 2020 In The News
Appearing in front of a Glenwood town hall audience of around 50 people Friday afternoon, Iowa District 3 U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne addressed several issues, most notably flood recovery dollars for southwest Iowa, agriculture, drug prescription costs and protection of Social Security benefits.