Press Releases

March 4, 2021 Press Release
The IRS’ Taxpayer Advocate Services is understaffed and unable to serve enough Iowans this tax season due to COVID-19

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) joined the five other members of the Iowa congressional delegation in a letter requesting additional staffing for the Iowa Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) office.

March 3, 2021 Press Release
The For the People Act is largest, most comprehensive anti-corruption legislation since Watergate era

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted to advance comprehensive government reform legislation to reduce the influence of money in politics, ensure fair elections and expand voting rights, fight back against special interests, and demand better accountability from public officials.

March 3, 2021 Press Release

Today, the co-chairs of the House Biofuels Caucus introduced two new pieces of legislation to increase access to biofuels and to fully recognize the environmental benefits.

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March 3, 2021 Press Release
Members write to Robinhood CEO to ask for details of agreements to sell users’ orders to Citadel, other market makers

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) and Rep.

March 2, 2021 Press Release

Tonight, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) issued the following statement on the pipe bomb that was discovered at a polling place in Ankeny earlier today:

“I’m deeply concerned to learn that a pipe bomb was found at a polling place in Ankeny earlier today.

March 1, 2021 Press Release
FDA recently approved COVID-19 vaccine only requires one dose, can be stored with standard refrigeration

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) joined Reps. Ashley Hinson (IA-01), Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-02), and Randy Feenstra (IA-04) to urge the U.S.

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February 26, 2021 Press Release
COVID-19 relief package scheduled for Friday evening vote includes extended unemployment benefits, a new round of direct payments, and investments to accelerate vaccine distribution

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced her intention to vote for the American Rescue Plan, a comprehensive relief bill aimed at helping Iowans in need and accelerating efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic.

February 26, 2021 Press Release
Axne letter with over 200 co-signers asks HHS to respond to actions from drug companies that threaten 340B

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) joined Reps. Abigail Spanberger (VA-07), David B. McKinley, P.E.

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February 25, 2021 Press Release
Legislation ensures all LGBTQ Americans are granted full protections under federal civil rights law

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted with a bipartisan majority of the House of Representatives to pass the Equality Act, legislation to ensure key protections under federal civil rights law are fully extended to LGBTQ Americans.

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