In The News

May 28, 2021 In The News

Bracketed by fire trucks, members of Clive's Fire Department met with U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne, D-West Des Moines, on Wednesday to discuss the importance of mental health programs to keep their first responders safe, healthy and alive.

May 27, 2021 In The News

Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is among the supporters of a bill expanding full-day kindergarten nationwide.

May 27, 2021 In The News

Five years ago, retired Sgt. Brandon Ketchum – an Iowan and Marine veteran – took his own life after he was unable to get the mental health care he needed.

Now, I’m telling his story in the halls of Congress and passing new legislation to ensure veterans like him have access to the care they need.

May 26, 2021 In The News

Bipartisan, bicameral legislation was introduced May 25 in the United States Congress to extend the $1 per gallon blenders tax credit for biodiesel and renewable diesel through 2025. Currently, the incentive is set to expire in a year and a half, at the end of 2022.

May 26, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne is pushing for tenants’ rights to extend to residents of manufactured housing communities to protect them from predatory rent hikes.

May 26, 2021 In The News

Iowa's third district Congresswoman Cindy Axne is now trying to help mobile and modular homeowners in Iowa.

They have been fighting for years for protections against sudden recent increases and rule changes by new owners.

Residents at Country Estates have seen rent spikes and hope Axne's new legislation will finally help.

May 24, 2021 In The News

In recognition of her work to establish 4-H, the Clarinda post office was officially renamed the Jessie Field Shambaugh Post Office Building during a special ceremony held outside the facility May 24 in Clarinda.

May 20, 2021 In The News

A bill introduced by Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne taking aim at COVID-19 fraudsters has passed the House.

May 19, 2021 In The News

Manufactured home owners who rent lots around the country would receive additional protections, including the right to renew their lease every year unless a landlord provides "good cause" to deny them, under legislation U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne, D-Iowa, has reintroduced this year.

May 19, 2021 In The News

Military veterans living in rural areas in Iowa and beyond may see greater access to mental health care through a bill making its way through Congress just ahead of Memorial Day weekend.