Press Releases

January 14, 2022 Press Release
Iowa leads the nation in structurally deficient bridges, will receive $432 million over next five years from infrastructure law

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced the first round of investments in repairing Iowa bridges from the bipartisan infrastructure law she helped pass last year.

January 13, 2022 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court of the United States’ ruling on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s COVID-19 vaccination rules:

January 13, 2022 Press Release
Iowa’s cities and counties can now utilize up to $10 million in American Rescue Plan funds without additional administrative burden

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) is highlighting a final rule issued by the Department of the Treasury that implements her push to cut red tape for Iowa’s county and city governments looking to utilizing COVID-19 relief funds.

January 12, 2022 Press Release
New legislation modernizes work-study programs to include student veterans enrolled part-time in higher education programs

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) introduced legislation to expand higher education access for veterans to include those who are enrolled part-time.

January 10, 2022 Press Release
New law passed by Rep. Axne and a bipartisan majority of Congress in 2020 went into effect January 1, includes Axne’s push to cover air ambulance trips

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) is highlighting a new federal ban on surprise medical bills that she voted to enact starting January 1, 2022.

January 7, 2022 Press Release
Bill follows constituent concern after temporary postal facility closure in Corning, Iowa

Above: Rep. Axne (left) met with Corning Mayor Jan Leonard, Corning Postmaster Loretta Gray, U.S. Postal Service staff and letter carriers, and local leaders to discuss her new legislation aimed at improving transparency at the Postal Service.

December 21, 2021 Press Release
Axne had 11 measures signed into law, returned nearly a million in taxpayer dollars to Iowans, and secured landmark infrastructure and economic recovery packages for Iowa

Today, Rep.