Press Releases

April 7, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to get more clarity and assistance for veterans during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

April 6, 2020 Press Release
Virtual District Tour of all 16 counties will cover effects of COVID-19 on county health systems, businesses, and families

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) launched a Virtual District Tour of Iowa’s Third Congressional District to survey and further assist response to the ongoing outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iowa.

April 6, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) celebrated a $44,000,000 obligation of funds by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to the State of Iowa for response efforts to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

April 3, 2020 Press Release
Congressional Management Foundation Recognizes Rep. Axne for Outstanding Achievement in Transparency and Accountability

Yesterday, The Congressional Management Foundation (CMF) announced that Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) was a finalist for a Democracy Awards, CMF’s award recognizing non-legislative achievement and performance in congressional offices. Rep.

April 2, 2020 Press Release
New HUD grants provided through bipartisan legislation passed by Congress last week

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced $33,803,420 in grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for communities across the state of Iowa. The grants will assist communities in their response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iowa.

March 31, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) wrote a letter to Havenpark Capital, the owner of multiple manufactured housing communities (MHCs) in Iowa, to request a delay in scheduled rent increase due to take effect tomorrow, April 1st.

March 30, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) wrote to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds asking her to issue a statewide ‘stay-at-home’ order to help protect the health and safety of all Iowans during this ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

March 27, 2020 Press Release
The bipartisan CARES Act provides billions of dollars for Iowa hospitals, businesses, workers, and farmers – and authorizes direct payments to Iowans

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) applauded the House of Representatives’ unanimous passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act, the third major piece of legislation passed by Congress to address the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

March 25, 2020 Press Release
“These health centers and others like them are on the front lines of fighting the coronavirus outbreak in Iowa, and they need all the resources and supplies they can get to aid their work. These grants will help reinforce their efforts – and I will continue to work here in Iowa and in Washington to get additional supplies and funding to the men and women working around the clock to keep Iowans healthy and safe.”
March 24, 2020 Press Release
I am devastated at the news that Iowa has lost one of its own to coronavirus today. My heart goes out to their family in this incredibly difficult time — and to those who are still being treated for this disease.